Materials Technician (Ref: 10299)

We have an exciting opportunity for a Materials Technician to safely and effectively sample, test and report results of all constituent and /or finished products produced or consumed in the Northern operating area.

 

About the role

Your role is to to actively contribute to the supply of conforming products to the satisfaction of our customers at the optimum production cost.

Elements to the role include:

  • Carry out all duties in accordance with instructions in strict compliance with the requirements of the Company Health & Safety Policy
  • Ensure work within the Laboratory is carried out in a safe manner and the premises are maintained in a clean and tidy condition at all times
  • Operate in accordance with and maintain compliance with the technical procedures in the Company Quality Management System
  • Ensure the sampling and testing of all aggregate, sands, gravels, incoming raw materials and bituminous materials are carried out at the required frequency identified in the Company Quality
  • Management System procedures in full compliance with BS EN Standards
  • Report all instances of product or test rate failure to technical management
  • Input all data and operate the laboratory computer database system as directed by the technical management
  • Report all instances of non-conformities to the technical line management immediately
  • Assist with the monitoring of analysis and trends following testing of materials and finished products to ensure appropriate preventative action has been taken to ensure quality and technical performance is maintained
  • Carry out preliminary complaint investigations
  • Ensure the laboratory environment and test equipment is well maintained and within calibration in accordance with the requirements of the Company Quality Management System and associated Testing Standards
  • Provide technical advice and support to other internal departments as and when required
  • Provide technical support to customers within set guidelines

 

What will you bring?

  • You are required to have a Full driving license
  • Able to communicate and present information
  • Comfortable in dealing with Management
  • PC Skills including IT systems
  • Experience within the construction industry is desirable
  • Ability to plan, organise and prioritise own workload and other tasks
  • Team Player
  • Reliable and determined
  • Flexible “hands on approach” to problem solving

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.