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Job Title:

Quarry Operative

Closing Date:

25 November 2016

Job Description:

Midland Quarry Products Ltd (MQP) is a highly successful wholly owned subsidiary of Hanson UK operating predominantly across the East & West Midlands aggregate and asphalt markets.

MQP is managed and operated as an independent business and our Vision is:- ‘We will give the customer what they want, when we promise it, have valued employees striving to succeed in a safe workplace and minimise our impact on the environment’

We have a committed, enthusiastic and well trained workforce who are focussed on giving the customers what they want when we promise it. We are proud of our health and safety achievements and continually look for new ways to make employees, contractors and visitors safe on our sites in line with our ‘Zero Harm' policy. Sustainability is placed at the core of our business, specifically we will minimise the impact we have on our environment by putting the development of sustainable solutions at the heart of all our business decisions.

MQP are currently looking to employ a quarry operative, based at their Old Cliffe Hill Quarry. Reporting to the Quarry Manager, applicants will be responsible for day to day activities within the load and haul team. Applicants will have knowledge of quarrying operations, plant and equipment with relevant training and competency cards and familiar with Health & Safety and environmental requirements. Duties include, but not restricted to; operating mobile plant, operating fuel bowser, operating the fixed plant and daily checks. Applicants will have a proactive outlook to safety and work well within a team. Shift work, usually days but sometimes afternoon and night shift are required.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to: Paul Campion Cliffe Hill Quarry West Lane Ellistown Leicestershire LE67 1FA Or email:

We are an equal opportunities employer. Please ensure that you are legally able to work in the UK before applying for this role.

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