General Operative (Ref: 10295)

Aggregate Industries a leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete and aggregate products, are recruiting for a Quarry Operative based at our Greystone Quarry in Launceston.

About the role

As a Quarry Operative reporting to our Site Manager, you’ll join our operational team to help run the quarry and process plant safely and efficiently. 

 

Other elements of the role include:

  • Safely operate mobile plant, such as a loading shovel or dump truck.

  • Proactive approach to health and safety and working as a team to foster a culture of continuous improvement. 

  • Carrying out daily safety checks and raising any defects to the supervisor.

  • Maintaining a high standard of housekeeping keeping areas clean, tidy and hazard free.

  • Deal with all daily issues professionally and liaise with the supervisor on a regular basis

  • React promptly and effectively to site breakdowns by liaising with maintenance and assisting where needed.

 

What will you bring?

  • You will have a sound appreciation of Health & Safety, Housekeeping and environmental regulations

  • Previous experience within a similar industry is desirable but not essential as training will be provided 

  • Being able to work as part of a team

  • Good communication, planning and time management skills

  • The desire for training and willingness to learn

 

What can we offer you?

  • An inclusive and safety focused culture with people at the heart of the business

  • Competitive Salary and benefits recognising the contribution you bring

  • Opportunities for Career Progression both at home and abroad

  • Access to Aggregate Industries reward scheme 

  • Access to our Employee Assistance helpline for free and confidential advice


 

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?

 

While you help us become a leader in innovative and sustainable construction solutions, we promise to help you grow in a dynamic working environment that offers attractive working conditions and encourages personal and professional development 

 

About Aggregate Industries

 

We’re at the frontline of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 200 sites and around 3,700 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. A full range of products which will help you work sustainably, safely, professionally and profitably.

We’re also a proud member of Holcim, which is the leading global building materials and solutions company with around 70,000 employees in over 80 countries. It holds leading positions in all regions with a balanced portfolio of developing and mature markets.

 

#BuildingProgress for people and the planet.


 



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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 200 sites and around 3,700 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. A full range of products which will help you work sustainably, safely, professionally and profitably.

We’re also a proud member of Holcim, which is the leading global building materials and solutions company with around 70,000 employees in over 80 countries. It holds leading positions in all regions with a balanced portfolio of developing and mature markets. #BuildingProgress for people and the planet.