Quarry Supervisor


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48 per week
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South West & South Wales
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Job Introduction

At Tarmac, ‘who you are’ matters.  We want to get to know you.  If you share our values and are proud of a job well done, collaborative in working well with others and ambitious to make things better, then have a read of what we have on offer. 

We are currently looking for a Quarry Supervisor to join our team at our quarry in Halecombe, Somerset.

We’re working hard to create a dynamic and inclusive environment and it’s important that our people come from a variety of different backgrounds.

Main Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the Works Manager, you will be expected to be responsible for the safe and efficient day to day running of the quarry, holding the 8.1.d appointment for quarry operations under the quarry regulations.  The position is an operational role leading a small team of staff to ensure site budgets and targets are met.  Working closely alongside the quarry manager this is an excellent opportunity to learn and develop the skills/ knowledge to safely and efficiently run a busy sand and gravel quarry.

The Ideal Candidate

This is a varied, complex and rewarding position that requires previous experience in a quarrying environment, either with or looking to gain first line management position and or looking to progress their career in operational management. Existing processing plant, wheeled loading shovel license and It skills an advantage. The successful candidate will also ideally:

  • Have good communication and organisational skills
  • Possess knowledge of on-site Health and Safety procedures
  • Be motivated
  • Be flexible in their working approach

Why Tarmac

We offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards, incentives and benefits.

Some of the range of benefits on offer to employees include:

  • Bonus scheme
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Access to the Tarmac Reward website with discounts on retailers, holidays, etc.
  • Access to our Employee Assistance helpline for free and confidential advice.
  • Training and development opportunities

Interested? Why not click here to find out more?  Go on… are you ready to build your future?