Holcim Australia

Quarry Manager - Townsville

Holcim Australia

Townsville, Queensland, Australia

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Job Posted: 09/01/2019

Job Category:

Manufacturing, Chemical & Industrial / Management

Job description:
  • Part of the world’s largest construction materials company
  • Offers long term career paths and training opportunities
  • Full time permanent opportunity

Holcim has been servicing the infrastructure, construction and mining industries for more than 110 years and employs over 3,000 staff across 300 sites. 

Part of the world’s largest construction materials company, LafargeHolcim, Holcim is leading supplier of concrete, aggregates and precast products.

Why join Holcim?

As part of a global company, Holcim offers long term career paths along with a variety of training and development opportunities.

Holcim is proud to be an industry leader in safety as well as environmental sustainability. Further to this we are also commited to being a good member of the communities we live and work in.

What Holcim can offer

  • 12.5% Superannuation
  • Opportunity for career progression
  • An inclusive and safety focused culture
  • A strong and respected brand in the community

About the role

As the Quarry Manager you will have overall responsibility for all aspects of the operation from drill, blast and haulage activities through crushing and screening to stockpiling, dispatch and maintenance.

You will lead a multidisciplinary team with the aim of providing efficient and effective production in a safety focused environment.

The position will also work closely with other operations in the business to develop strategies and deliver operational goals for the region. 

About you

  • Have a strong culture of safety leadership and a working knowledge of Safety Management Systems, relevant legislation and regulations.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively within a multi-disciplined environment to deliver productivity and cost improvements
  • Have strong customer focus and be able to work well with sales and technical teams to deliver key business objectives
  • Proven experience in a similar role within a Quarrying/Mining environment managing quarrying, crushing and screening or processing activities is essential.
  • Certificate IV in Extractive Industries or relevant tertiary qualifications will be well regarded

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