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Quarry Manager

£28000 - £45000 per annum

Quarry Manager

£35,000 - £45,000

Plus Annual Bonus, Salary Sacrifice pension,

Commutable from Ipswich, Bishops Stortford, Chelmsford, Braintree.

Our Client is a leading UK supplier of primary aggregates providing top quality materials sourced from local quarries. This is a leading name in the industry and they hold a prime position in the booming UK construction Market. This is a sharp sand, shingle, ballast or hard rock such as granite or limestone quarry.

Our client owns and operates a large fleet of tippers, grabs and articulated lorries. All of these vehicles are FORS Gold registered and monitored by GPS tracking and routing software.

All of our clients recycled aggregates are obtained through waste management and are guaranteed to be free from contamination or unwanted materials. These recycled aggregates are produced under WRAP protocols and fully tested by in house testing regime to maintain the highest quality in line with Highways 600 series.

The Successful Quarry Manager will work for a company that can boast:

An employee lead and health and safety focused company offering stability and management growth for the right person.

Longevity through team ethics and fantastic heavily training and development focused organisation.

A great product that has a great name and reputation in the market.

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Quarry Manager to take responsibility for the day to day operations of the site; reporting to the Directors you will oversee a team of Quarry Operatives, ensuring that both local sites run safely and efficiently. As a Quarry Manager, you will be responsible for managing production activities, recruiting and training staff, troubleshooting any technical problems and collaborating to ensure the maintenance of equipment and vehicles. You will be required to conduct risk assessments and health and safety inspections. You will also have a variety of administrative duties, from writing reports and updating records to procurement and budget control, IMS, manage Health and Safety, and control site coordination.

The successful candidate should have previous practical experience in all aspects of quarrying operations from extraction to restoration and, also, a good understanding of plant and machinery, including maintenance planning. You will also need to demonstrate strong leadership skills with a hands-on approach and be familiar with current health, safety and environmental legislation.

We would be keen to look at people that are an in the role of an Assistant Quarry Manager / Quarry Supervisor looking for their next step in their career.

Demonstrable experience of a similar or equivalent role.

Experience of working a site is run safely and efficiently part of a highly functioning team.

Managing Operations of a gravel or sand quarry or similar

SHE NVQ Level 4 or QCF Equivalent.

Posses Mobile Plant Qualification

Completed NVQ Level 4 Quarry Management

Desirable Qualifications but not essential:


Geo-technical Engineering, Engineering Geology, Geophysics, Hydro-geology, or other ground related discipline degree

The role will suit a motivated individual with the ability to manage and organise staff.

This is an exciting opportunity to fulfil an important role within a fast growing and successful business.

About Precision:

Precision Recruitment posts this Quarry Manager, specialists in Engineering, Technical, Construction, and Sales Recruitment.


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