We have a new vacancy for a General Operative to join our team at our Ashington concrete plant in Bedlington.

As a General Operative, you’ll join our production team operating & maintaining concrete products site equipment and infrastructure. In addition to adhering to our Health & Safety requirements, with continuous commitment to a zero harm culture. Other key responsibilities of the General Operative will include:

Becoming fully competent in the operation and maintenance of automated block making plant and equipment breakdown and preventative maintenance working towards continuous improvement.

You will be working in conjunction with other production staff and site engineer operating to ISO 9001 and 14001 standards. You will be loading and unloading product where required and filling hoppers with aggregates when required

​What’s on offer?

  • Competitive Salary, plus bonus, 25 days holiday (with options to increase) and other benefits - all recognizing the contribution you bring
  • Be valued and supported, working as part of a highly respected team in a business that has a huge focus on Health & Safety.
  • Opportunities for career progression both at home and abroad (via our parent company Holcim).
  • An inclusive and safety focused culture with people at the heart of the business.

What will you bring?

  • We are looking for a highly motivated General Operative with drive and enthusiasm to work as part of team.
  • Experience driving both clamp and fork lift trucks
  • Excellent communication and team working skills.
  • Good organisational skills.
  • Able to work on own initiative.
  • Ability to work to deadlines.
  • Ability to problem solve.
  • Previous experience within a similar industry.

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.

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.

Find out how we are building progress on our Careers Website - https://www.aggregate.com/careers


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