Skene Group was founded in June 1968, originally involved in plant contracting, the company has diversified into being one of the UK’s leading independent operators in the construction supply sector.
We currently have a vacancy for a General Quarry Operative, based at our Soutra Mains Quarry in the Scottish Borders.
Applicants should have experience of working in a quarrying environment or similar and be competent in operating a Wheeled Loader or Dumptruck.
Reporting to the Quarry Operations Manager, your role will be a ‘hands on’ position. You will become fully aware of the Company’s Health, Safety and Environmental policies and ensure they are adhered to at all times. The successful candidate will have a flexible, proactive and versatile approach to work. You will ideally hold a current MPQC/CPCS skills card; however, training and development will be given to candidates who can demonstrate the necessary skills to take on this role.
Working in this busy environment, you will be responsible for the daily inspections, maintenance and housekeeping associated with your work role.
This position is ideal for a highly motivated person with experience of plant operations preferably with knowledge of aggregates.