Yard Operative (Ref: 10207)

We have an opportunity for a confident and highly motivated Yard Operative to work at our concrete products site based at our North End site in Ashton Keynes.

 

About the role
 

Reporting to the Site Manager you will be loading and unloading a range of our concrete products on and off vehicles using our mobile plant.

Other elements to the role include:

  • Involved in risk assessments and daily safety checks
  • Report any health and safety issues in line with the Company Health and Safety policy
  • Maintaining a high standard of housekeeping keeping areas clean, tidy and hazard free
  • Behave in line with ‘Don’t walk by’ at all times
  • To work in accordance with all corporate and local policies and procedures
  • Operation of plant and equipment safely and efficiently
  • To understand the requirements of our internal & external customers
  • Work efficiently in order to meet production targets
  • Deal with all daily issues professionally and liaise with site management on a regular basis
  • Be responsible for the manufacturing assets that are entrusted to you i.e. materials, equipment, buildings, and stores
  • To react promptly and effectively to breakdowns by liaising with maintenance and assisting where needed

 

What will you bring?

 

  • Previous experience using a forklift truck is desirable
  • We are looking for a highly motivated General Operative with drive and enthusiasm to work as part of Shift team
  • Excellent communication and team working skills
  • Good organisational skills
  • Able to work on own initiative
  • Previous experience within a similar industry
  • Physically fit capable of manual labour, including lifting and carrying 20kgs for short distances

 

What’s on offer?

  • Competitive Salary, bonus and benefits recognizing the contribution you bring
  • Opportunities for Career Progression both at home and abroad
  • An inclusive and safety focused culture with people at the heart of the business

 

We are committed to building a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.


Why join Aggregate Industries?

To be at the heart of construction, we see our people at the forefront of the construction industry, transforming it into a more sustainable future. We employ highly talented, experienced and motivated people from diverse backgrounds. We have industry-leading capability in innovation, enabling us to anticipate and meet the changing needs of our customers. We are committed to developing strong and positive relationships with the communities we live and work in. LafargeHolcim has a global footprint with leadership positions in the vast majority of its markets and a diversified portfolio with a good balance between mature and developing markets positioned in highly populated areas. 

 

About Aggregate Industries

We’re at the front line of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 270 sites and more than 3,900 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and supply construction materials, export aggregates and offer national road surfacing and contracting services. 

 

We’re also a proud member of LafargeHolcim, which is the leading global building materials and solutions company with around 90,000 employees in over 80 countries. It holds leading positions in all regions with a balanced portfolio of developing and mature markets.

 



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About Aggregate Industries

We’re at the frontline of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 330 sites and more than 4100 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and export supply materials for cement and offer national road surfacing and contracting services.