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Asphalt Plant Operative

A wide-ranging role with the emphasis on HSE and quality at Aggregate Industries, a leading player in construction solutions.

Full time
Moorcroft Quarry, Plymouth, Devonshire
Attractive salary + comprehensive benefits

Aggregate Industries is a member of the LafargeHolcim Group and a leading supplier of traditional and sustainable construction materials to major building and construction customers. With over 4,000 employees and operations across the UK, we’re committed to helping create a better built environment.

As an Asphalt Plant Operative reporting to our Assistant Asphalt Plant Manager and producing up to 120 tonnes of asphalt per hour, and operating to the highest health, safety, environmental and quality standards, you’ll be responsible for the operation of mobile plant, undertaking regular maintenance inspections and pre-start checks, asphalt-mixing and the safe, cost-effective operation of machinery. Communicating closing with Weighbridge Operators, the laboratory and our commercial team, you’ll minimise waste and maximise re-cycling opportunities. In addition to daily cleaning duties, you’ll also:
• ensure all surplus asphalt and waste is recorded
• carry out health, safety, environmental and quality inspections.

With thorough knowledge of the product range produced by asphalt plants, detailed knowledge of operational procedures and maintenance and, ideally, experience in all areas of plant operations, you have the ability to understand written instructions and basic mathematical skills. Strong on planning ahead to make best use of raw inputs and reduce waste to a minimum, you also ave the ability to concentrate on control screen and process for long periods. You can also understand and operate basic computer/IT programs.

Hours are 48 per week, shift patterns are subject to change. Pay is monthly and there is a company pension scheme. There are 25 days’ holiday per annum.

So if we’ve just described you and your aspirations then, to apply for this Depot Operative role, please click on the APPLY button.

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