Responsibilities

  •  Primarily to operate, inspect and maintain the asphalt plant / quarry plant in order to produce materials which comply with the company quality specifications
  • To plan the next day's production according to customer requirements and plant capabilities
  • Start-up & shut-down routines and maximising throughput within the capacity of the plant. 
  • Inspection & monitoring of plant in accordance with the site regime. 
  • Maintenance and repair of the plant within their scope and competence & keep accurate records in accordance with management requirements. 
  • Re-fuelling of machines – both static and mobile. 
  • Operation of mobile plant – FEL for loading and plant feed & dumper for mineral movement – as required by site management.
  • To be able to operate machines in a safe and proper manner. 
  • To undertake maintenance works to static and mobile plant as required by manufacturer and Hanson.
  • To undertake these duties at other Hanson sites in the area within reasonable travelling distance where transport or travelling allowance may be provided if the distance exceeds the normal journey. 
Skills / Experience
  • To be able to operate an asphalt plant as required. 
  • To be able to operate, maintain and repair static and mobile plant 
  • To adhere to the company health, safety, environmental & quality systems 
  • To adhere to the Quarry Regulations 1999. 
  • Computer literate and working knowledge of Excel spreadsheets 
  • Good general education required and large amount of health and safety regulations and Quarry Regulations are required to be understood and carried out. 
  • Certification by EPIC to operate mobile plant.