Plant Operative

Location
Salford, Greater Manchester
Salary
Attractive salary + comprehensive benefits
Posted
13 Jun 2018
Closes
11 Jul 2018
Ref
JDG0510 / 8585
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Aggregate Industries is a member of the LafargeHolcim Group and a leading supplier of traditional and sustainable construction materials to major building and construction customers. With operations across the UK, we’re committed to helping create a better-built environment. 

As an Asphalt Plant Operative reporting to our Assistant Asphalt Plant Manager and operating to the highest health, safety, environmental and quality standards, your prime responsibility will be to control and coordinate the safe, economical receipt of incoming manufacturing ingredients and despatch outgoing asphalt via a weighbridge operating system. You’ll also help with a wide range of duties within the asphalt manufacturing operations, including the operation of mobile and fixed plant and other housekeeping and maintenance duties. 

Other key responsibilities include:
• Dealing with customers and haulers, recording information as appropriate
• Communicating closely with the other site operators and our laboratory and commercial teams
• Carrying out Health, Safety & Environmental and quality inspections.

With detailed knowledge of weighbridge and site operational procedures and, ideally, industry, geographical, customer and product knowledge, you’ll need experience of planned and reactive maintenance and the ability to understand written instructions, along with basic mathematical skills. Strong on planning ahead to make the best use of raw inputs and reduce waste to a minimum, you also have the ability to concentrate on control screen and process for long periods. You can also understand and operate basic computer/IT programs. An understanding of Key Performance indicators would be helpful.

Hours are 48 per week on an X-shift pattern. Pay is monthly and there is a company pension scheme and 25 days’ holiday per annum.

So if we’ve just described you and your aspirations then, to apply for this Plant Operative role, please click on the APPLY button.

We believe in Equal Opportunities for all employees.

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