Plant Operative (Ref: 10398)

Job Description

We have an exciting vacancy for a Plant Operative to join our team at our Asphalt site in Crawley. This role is fast-paced, dynamic, extremely varied and challenging, however also very rewarding for someone who genuinely cares about customers and enjoys working with other like-minded, hardworking people. 

​What’s on offer?

  • Competitive Salary, plus overtime, 25 days holiday (with option to increase this to 35 days) and other benefits - all recognising the contribution you bring

  • Be valued and supported, working as part of a highly respected Health, Safety and Environment team in a business that has a huge focus on Health & Safety

  • Opportunities for career progression both at home and abroad (via our parent company Holcim)

  • An inclusive and safety focused culture with people at the heart of the business

Elements of the role include:

  • Carry out pre-start checks on fixed and mobile plant and ensure that it is safe to operate

  • Produce mixed material for dispatch in line with company specifications

  • Operate the plant in a controlled, safe and cost-effective manner

  • Upselling our range of Complimentary Products to customers

  • Dealing professionally and effectively with internal & external customer requirements, queries and complaints

What will you bring?

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills

  • Strong IT literacy

  • A positive work ethic boasting flexibility with the availability to work evening shifts and weekends as part of a team

  • The desire to develop within the industry with support of a multitude of training courses and willingness to learn 

Why join Aggregate Industries?


While you help us become a leader in innovative and sustainable construction solutions, we promise to help you grow in a dynamic working environment that offers attractive working conditions and encourages personal and professional development.

We are committed to building a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.


About Aggregate Industries


We’re at the frontline of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 200 sites and around 3,700 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and supply construction materials, export aggregates and offer national road surfacing and contracting services. A full range of products which will help you work sustainably, safely, professionally and profitably.


We’re also a proud member of Holcim, which is the leading global building materials and solutions company with around 70,000 employees in over 80 countries. It holds leading positions in all regions with a balanced portfolio of developing and mature markets.


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