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Trainee Manager, Aggregate Operations
Trainee Manager, Aggregate Operations

Purpose of / Responsibilities of the role:

Working under the direction of a Quarry Manager/Aggregates Operations Manager, following comprehensive training you will be an integral part of the team responsible for the day-today management of a site.  You will be challenged with maintaining a very high health and safety standard on site and ensure that all activities under your control are conducted & comply with current legislation and company policies.


As a trainee you will experience a real mix of practical, hands-on experience.  Together with technical and academic study to ensure the right skills for your future career.  You will be a key member of the management team deeply involved in identifying & managing continuous improvements, while ensuring maximum efficiency is maintained.

In conjunction with the Quarry/Wharf manager you will ensure that all site KPIs are met within the agreed budget and timescales.  Ensuring the production of quality materials that meet customer demand.


Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

Working Hours: 48 hours per week (Annualised hours)

Shift Description: Day Shift, but Shift work may be required, depending on assigned location, due to some operating 24 hours.   


Remuneration and Benefits

  • 23 days holiday

  • Provision of IT equipment (laptop /mobile) and support to set up a home working environment

  • Pension scheme offering with generous contributions from CEMEX.

  • 24/7 access to an online employee discount platform. Save money on everything from groceries, electronics, fashion, holidays and much more.

  • Ongoing training and development and opportunities to help further your career.

  • A comprehensive structured induction programme.

  • Experience within a well-respected global market leader.

  • Benefits supporting you and your family, such as Cycle to work, voluntary Life assurance.

  • Paid day off to Volunteer every year (“Lend a Hand Day”)

  • Access to our Employee Assistance helpline for free and confidential advice


Skills Required:
  • Educated to degree level you are ambitious, self-motivated and enthusiastic. You will need a minimum of a 2(i) in engineering or similar discipline or equivalent level qualification.

  • Previous work experience within a manufacturing, engineering or construction environment is desirable but not essential.

  • Computer literate: Competent in Microsoft Office packages and in particular intermediate level excel & word. Previous experience of using SAP is desirable but not essential.

  • SHE NVQ Level 4

  • NEBOSH or IOSH would be an advantage

  • This position is an excellent development role, and the successful candidate should be willing to study and undertake the relevant development activities that are required for this role and for the future.

  • There will be a requirement to study for specific health and safety qualification SHE NVQ level 4, if not already held.

  • Full UK driving licence for UK travel to various non base sites, in order to support overall development


In order to be successful, you will need to demonstrate the following:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • A proactive, self-motivated approach to tasks
  • A high level of commitment to both the success of your site and own individual success
  • The ability to engage and motivate large teams to achieve results
Contract Duration
North West/ Peak District/ Midlands & Southern
Closing Date
28 February 2022