Working at Hanson is about being part of One Team. We operate around 300 manufacturing sites in the UK and employ over 3,500 people in a wide range of roles from production workers, plant operators, technicians and drivers to sales, IT, engineering and finance managers.
We are part of the HeidelbergCement Group, one of the largest building materials manufacturers in the world, employing over 45,000 people at 2,300 locations in 40 countries.
Our aim is to be a leading sustainable business and we are committed to being fair, respectful and inclusive and are an equal opportunities employer. We exceed customer expectations through an engaged team that is professional, responsible and reliable.
We believe in working safely and sustainably, focusing on a zero-harm workplace and our ambitious target to reduce our CO2 emissions by 50 per cent by 2030. Our employees understand that we do much more than just produce materials: we are vital to ensuring roads can be built and maintained; we manufacture the concrete foundations for buildings such as schools and hospitals; and we are part of major infrastructure projects that will shape the future of the UK.
Hanson UK is a leading supplier of heavy building materials to the construction industry.
Purpose of/responsibilities of the role
To gain as much experience as possible across Hanson UK, developing operational, commercial and leadership skills
Development programme for future operational managers in any of Hanson's business lines
General Management and Risk Management
Ensuring compliance with various Acts, Regulations and licence conditions and accreditations that apply within the business
Record any non-conformance, hazard or complaint and act to investigate and carry out any necessary action to correct
Assist with management with preparation of reports, budgets and other relevant reports
Undertake operational improvement programs as specified to improve costs, availability, performance, customer service and operational excellence
Gain and develop knowledge of the key production areas (Aggregates, Asphalt, Concrete and Cement)
Be able to control, direct and plan ongoing maintenance in conjunction with the management team for fixed and mobile equipment
Organise day-to-day operations, with guidance from the management team, to ensure appropriate levels of staffing and materials
A degree, preferably a 2:1, in engineering (mechanical or electrical) Chemical or STEM related subjects
Ability to express yourself through both verbal and written communication
Strong numerical, analytical and reporting skills
Excellent IT skills, including the full suite of Microsoft applications
Full, clean driving licence for UK travel
Excellent Remuneration and Benefits
27 days' holiday?
Leading pension scheme offering with generous contributions from Hanson.?
24/7 access to an online employee discount platform. Save money on everything from groceries, electronics, fashion, holidays and much more.
Ongoing training and development and opportunities to help further your career.
A comprehensive structured induction programme.
Experience within a well-respected global market leader.
Benefits supporting you and your family, such as Cycle to work, voluntary Life assurance.
Access to discounted private medical benefits
Paid day off to Volunteer every year
Holiday Purchase Scheme
Access to our Employee Assistance helpline for free and confidential advice