Quarry Manager

Sutton Courtenay
£35000 per annumtxtSalaryFrom=35000
20 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client who is one of the leading suppliers of building materials in the UK are looking for a Quarry Manager to join their team in Sutton Courtenay near Oxford.
To achieve agreed safety, environmental, cost, quality and service objectives through the successful and effective management of the Unit.
Constantly seek to improve the efficiencies and existing performance levels.

You will be working Monday - Friday 40 hours per week and receive a salary of £35,000

Reporting to the Unit Manager, the successful applicant will be responsible for the safe and efficient management of the quarry, local rail and aggregates depot and all associated activities.
Previous experience in a quarry management or supervisory role is essential.
You will also need to demonstrate comprehensive inter-personal skills and be familiar with current health, safety and environmental legislation. The position holds Regulation 8 responsibility.

The main activity of the role involves leading, directing and managing the operational team to achieve its performance objectives. The performance emphasis for this unit includes;
Health and Safety: Operating to the highest level of health and safety objectives in line with Hanson's Health and Safety Plan. Action a plan of continuous improvement in this area.

- Environmental: Operating to the highest level of environmental objectives in line with Hanson's Environmental Management Plan. Action a plan of continuous improvement in this area.
- Compliance: Ensure all statutory legislation and company regulations are adhered to with respect to all operational activities.
- Operations: Achieve optimum production levels in line with commercial activity at the lowest operation cost. Continually advance operational improvements to improve efficiency with the production functions.
- Distribution: Working with the logistics function to ensure operational procedures are such that highest customer service levels can be achieved at the most efficient operational cost.
- Quality: Working with the technical function to ensure operational procedures are such that the highest quality levels are achieved at the most efficient operational cost.
- Business Analysis: Working with the Operations Manager to ensure all operational management information is accurate, relevant and is used effectively to assist in the management of the business and the progression of all profit enhancing opportunities.

The role holder is expected:
- Ensure that all the business/operations are performed in accordance with instructions and procedures and in such a way so as to prevent any fraudulent activities taking place
- Comply with the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 and to observe the requirements of the Company Safety Policy and other relevant legislation
- Update all areas of knowledge as required to carry out the job with maximum effectiveness and to attend training/development courses as and when required
- Comply will all aspects of the HR Policies and Procedures of the Company

We will endeavour to be in touch as soon as possible. If you are not successful on this occasion we will keep your CV on file and be in touch when other suitable positions become available.