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  • Advert Title Quarry Manager - New Barn Farm, Cholsey, Oxfordshire
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    Cholsey Quarry is a major new development for Grundon, enabling us to extract sand and gravel from 66 acres of land in the Wallingford area - and, with 5+ years’ experience within the aggregates/quarrying industries in a managerial role under your belt, you could be with us from the outset.

    As Manager, you'll oversee the day-to-day operation of the quarry, leading and motivating the site operational team that you will help to recruit, and ensuring the site runs safely and efficiently. Managing day-to-day issues that may arise relating to maintenance, throughputs and breakdowns are also part of your remit. 

    What are we looking for in you?
    • You hold a QCF level 6 or equivalent in extractive and mineral processing industries (SHE Award), or are willing to work towards the qualification
    • A COTC (or willingness to work towards)
    • Confident and effective communicator, both written and verbal
    • Computer literate, with good numerical skills; you're efficient at budgeting and running reports
    • Strong leadership, managerial and motivational skills

    What are the working hours?
    6.30am-4.30pm Monday to Friday - 45 hours per week; however, due to the nature of the role, flexibility will be essential.

    What are the benefits & perks?
    A full driving licence is essential as a company car or van will form part of the package (you must live within 40 miles of Cholsey, or be willing to relocate). You'll earn a competitive salary and attractive benefits, including:

    • When we do well, we want you to benefit too. So we have a discretionary bonus which is payable annually and dependent on Company performance and profits.

    • Pension scheme – auto-enrolment on your first day of employment. You contribute 5% of pay (true cost is less than this due to Income Tax and NI relief) and Grundon matches this. As a member of the scheme, from day one you’ll also receive life assurance cover to the value of two times your annual pensionable salary.

    • Option to purchase additional holiday and join cycle to work scheme (after a qualifying period).

    • Health Cash Plan to help you manage the cost of your everyday healthcare, such as dentist and optician (you pay a small monthly premium).

    • Employee Assistance Programme – confidential and accessible 24/7.

    • Perks at Work reward and discount scheme that covers everything from cinema and leisure attractions to fashion purchases and food shopping.

    • Discounted gym membership at participating gyms.

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