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Quarry Manager

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    • Competitive Salary tbd • Annual leave & Company Pension Scheme • Mon – Fri days based
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JOB TITLE: Quarry Manager


COMMUTABLE FROM:  Wakefield, Leeds, Huddersfield, Barnsley, Goole, Doncaster, Pontefract, Dewsbury, Bradford, York, Rotherham.



  • Competitive Salary tbd
  • Annual leave & Company Pension Scheme
  • Mon – Fri days based



COMPANY INFORMATION: My client is a Waste management and Environmental Services company. Currently my client operates over 200 facilities nationwide and employs around 2500 people. Worldwide they have operations in 50 countries.



  • Experience in quarrying.
  • The applicant must hold as a minimum NVQ 3 and be prepared to advance to NVQ 4 or present day equivalent qualification.
  • Be a member of the Institute of Quarrying.
  • Technical acknowledge/experience on mobile machines, and fixed production plants.



  • Operate the Quarry in accordance with the Health and Safety document.
  • Ensure management control and supervision of all activities on site.
  • Report accidents to the Operations Manager and General Manager and investigate the circumstances.
  • Ensure that daily inspection books are completed and defects reported. Liaise with Operations Manager and the Health and Safety Representative on Health and Safety issues at the workplace.
  • Work in accordance with Environmental Management System and promote environmentally considerate work practices.
  • Develop and promote good communications and professional relationships between all levels of staff and employees on site.
  • Ensure that employee timesheets are recorded accurately and processed in a timely manner.
  • Checking that the quarry's production levels are maintained safely to schedule. Balancing sales and output by liaising with sales and commercial teams.
  • Altering the quarry's production system in accordance with the materials required.
  • Experience with excel, word, outlook.
  • Providing the Operations Manager with information and statistics on the quarry's performance.
  • Maintaining up-to-date records and dealing with a range of paperwork.
  • Ensuring that key Health and Safety legislation (Quarries Regulations 1999), implemented throughout the site.
  • Keeping up to date with relevant legislation and industry developments.
  • Maintain the inspection systems and checklists in accordance with the IMS system.
  • Closely monitoring all areas of the quarry to ensure that extraction and processing work is carried out to the highest standard.
  • Undertaking regular site inspections and risk assessments in order to comply with all health and safety regulations and our IMS system.
  • Examining the materials produced to ensure that a high quality of product is maintained.


To apply for the Quarry Manager’s role, please send your CV along with your salary details, quoting ref: 4901HI by email to Harry Iggleden : higgleden@ros.jobs

 RoS International Ltd, 16 Parliament Street, Hull, HU1 2AP, Tel 01482 211155

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