Materials Operative (Ref: 10380/10434)

We have an exciting opportunity for a Materials Operative to join the laboratory team at our Westleigh Quarry in Tiverton. This is a fantastic opportunity to join our expanding technical team where full training will be provided to the successful candidate. So, if you're interested in joining a market leading construction materials company and want to make a real difference - we want to hear from you.

 

About the role

 

As a Materials Operative working as part of our team you will conduct testing and reporting of any products produced on site in accordance with all relevant procedures and regulatory requirements. You will be expected to report on findings and potential trends to the Senior team and accurately record results on our in-house system.

 

Elements to the role include:

  • Provide technical support to our customers
  • Ensure quality and technical performance is maintained
  • 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
  • Provide technical advice to support other departments as required
  • 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

 

What we are looking for

  • Enthusiastic hard-working individual able to work on their own initiative
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to build effective working relations with others
  • Keen to learn and develop into the role
  • Conscientious and accurate
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Full UK driving licence

 

What’s on offer

 

  • Competitive Salary, bonus and benefits recognising 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?

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.