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Tue February 18 2020

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Quarry Supervisor (Ref:9525)

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Tendley Quarries have an exciting opportunity for a Quarry Supervisor to join their operation based locally to Cockermouth. Tendley Quarry is a busy limestone quarry with static crushing plants, aggregate screens as well as on site Asphalt Plant. About the role As Quarry Supervisor reporting to the Production Manager you will have a wide-ranging role; you will take charge of production and hands-on maintenance daily. Other elements of the role include: Oversee the day to day running of all operations and activities on site Implement and ensure compliance of the company’s Health and Safety Rules/Policies, Environmental Policy, Site Specific Rules and ensure that all activities under your control are conducted within the requirements of current legislation To operate the site in accordance with the planning permission and any other environmental permits To ensure site operations are carried out in accordance with the geotechnical assessment and quarry design plan To ensure operation are carried out in a manner which minimises their environmental impact on our local surroundings and neighbours Assist in incident investigations Effective utilisation of all plant, equipment and facilities under your control to ensure optimum production and minimum downtime To ensure that production targets are achieved within the timescales and cost restraints To ensure the effective utilisation of the workforce under your control To assist the Production Manager to ensure that inductions and job training is given to all employees and contractors Ensure that all personnel (contractors and employees) are competent to carry out tasks to be undertaken What will you bring? Understanding of Quarry Regulations, Statutory Health & Safety and Employment legislation Self-motivated, with initiative and a proactive approach Demonstrable experience of a similar or equivalent role Strong communication skills with the ability to build effective working relations with others What can we offer you? Competitive Salary, bonus and benefits recognising the contribution you bring Opportunities for Career Progression both at home and abroad An inclusive and safety focused culture with people at the heart of the business Why join Tendley Quarries & Aggregate Industries? Tendley Quarries and Aggregate Industries are a Joint Venture which has resulted in a Limestone quarry located southwest of Cockermouth, near the north western boundary of the Lake District National Park. Aggregate Industries are at the heart of construction, we see our people at the forefront of the construction industry, transforming it into a more sustainable future. We employ highly talented, experienced and motivated people from diverse backgrounds. We have industry-leading capability in innovation, enabling us to anticipate and meet the changing needs of our customers. We are committed to developing strong and positive relationships with the communities we live and work in. LafargeHolcim has a global footprint with leadership positions in the vast majority of its markets and a diversified portfolio with a good balance between mature and developing markets positioned in highly populated areas. About Aggregate Industries We’re at the front line of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 270 sites and more than 3,900 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and supply construction materials, export aggregates and offer national road surfacing and contracting services. We’re also a proud member of LafargeHolcim, which is the leading global building materials and solutions company with around 90,000 employees in over 80 countries. It holds leading positions in all regions with a balanced portfolio of developing and mature markets.

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