Trainee Materials Technician

Vacancy posted: Wednesday, 12 October 2016

Salary: úCompetitive salary and benefits
Location: Inverness

Closing date: 31 October 2016

We are now looking to recruit a Trainee Materials Technician to be based in the Inverness area.

The successful applicant will gain experience and training in technical and operational aspects of the aggregates industry.  The work will include product sampling and testing materials from our sites around Scotland and may involve working occasional nights or shifts when there is a work based requirement.  Core operations involve the physical and mechanical testing of soils, aggregates, concrete and road paving materials for quality control and assurance compliance.

Experience working in a field based role is an advantage but applications are welcome from practical, numerate and literate individuals willing to apply themselves to the work and to take full advantage of the internal and external training available.

You will have a flexible, proactive and ‘hands-on’ approach to work with highly developed communication, problem solving and IT skills.  Naturally, you will be involved with customers and colleagues at every level in the business and therefore you should be able to work confidently and courteously within the team and on your own initiative.

The role offers an entry level position with opportunity for advancement towards a wide range of career options within our expanding business on completion of training.

A full driving licence is essential.

For the above role we are looking for candidates who have the experience and/or personal qualities to provide a positive and proactive contribution to our team.

In return, we offer a competitive salary and other benefits associated with a progressive employer.

You must be able to provide evidence of your right to work in the UK.

If you wish to be considered for this position, please apply by clicking on the ‘apply now’ button and upload a copy of your CV with a covering letter detailing your full details and experience and your salary expectations.

Applications by third party agencies will not normally be considered.

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Contact Name Recruitment Team
Telephone 01382 537627
Address Head Office
Ethiebeaton Quarry

About Breedon

THE COMPANY: Breedon Group plc is the largest independent construction materials group in the UK. We operate nearly 60 quarries, 27 asphalt plants, just under 200 ready-mixed concrete & mortar plants and three concrete block plants throughout Scotland, England and Wales employing more than 2,100 people.

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