More than meets the eye, more than just a job. 

We’re the largest construction materials company in the UK, owned by the global brand CRH. There’s so much more to us than meets the eye – with a variety of roles that will suit your lifestyle. We have opportunities based outdoors on site, in one of our offices or you can even find yourself a role that is a mix of both!  

Joining Tarmac will give you a chance to build a successful career for yourself, shape the world we live in and enjoy yourself in work. We’re proud of the connections we have with our local communities as we work to build a more sustainable future for our country, and we want you to feel that pride when you join us. 

Tarmac - Constructive Thinking

The bigger we think today, the better we can make tomorrow

You’ll link into a new social network and build a work family. At Tarmac, interest, ambition and collaboration lead to new challenges, opportunities and a sense of pride in a job well done.  

So much more than roads. Tarmac, building our future. 

Our approach to Early Careers 

We understand and appreciate how critical the early careers population is to our business and industry, which is why we’ll empower you from day one. From the moment you join Tarmac you work, earn, learn and grow. 

Our commitment is to support you all the way through your chosen entry programme - not just with formal training and qualifications, but also with a culture and environment where you feel welcomed and excited about coming to work and making a difference, not to mention all the great benefits you’ll receive too!  
Tarmac’s early careers community is vital to our business and industry and we empower you to reach your full potential. Take a look at our graduate and apprentice pages in more detail, where you’ll find out what to expect from the scheme, what’s in it for you and the chance to meet some of our current early careers community. 


Tarmac is an ambitious, customer focused company with a proud history and a clear vision for the future:

“To be our customers' preferred choice for sustainable construction solutions."



Our values are at the core of our business and underpin everything we do.



  • 330 strategically located sites
  • 120 quarries
  • 74 asphalt plants
  • 110 readymix concrete plants
  • 22 contracting offices
  • 3 cement & lime plants 
  • 20 marine wharves 
  • 47 building product sites
Tarmac Contracting is a holder of the Gold Investors in People Award.
Part of CRH, a leading global building materials group, employing c.89,000 people in 31 countries worldwide.
We've contributed to some of the UK’s biggest construction projects - Heathrow Terminal 5, The Shard & many more.
Our products span aggregates, asphalt, cement, lime, readymix concrete, road contracting services and more.
Over 1,100 students have Followed us on Gradcracker.
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