Quarry Manager (Bacchus Marsh)


Location: Melbourne

Job Type: Full time


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Boral Quarries is Australia's leading quarry operator with over 100 metropolitan and country quarries, sand pit and gravel operations producing concrete aggregates, asphalt and sealing aggregates, crushed rock, sands and gravels, pavement materials and base and sub-base for road, civil and site works.

Bacchus Marsh Quarry is one of Boral’s largest quarry operations and is a key supplier of concrete sand and aggregate products to the Greater Melbourne market. The quarry operates 6 days per week on a 24 hour shift structure.

About the Opportunity

This role presents an opportunity for a driven Quarry Manager with proven leadership experience to oversee all operations at one of Boral’s premier sites, Bacchus Marsh quarry. Reporting to the ‘Operations Manager – Quarries,’ and supported by an on-site leadership team comprising experienced supervisors, the successful candidate will be responsible for the planning and execution of all site activities and meeting the day to day challenges the site has to offer.

With an uncompromising commitment to safety this role will fulfil the successful candidate’s desire for the responsibility and accountability that comes with the management and challenges of running a Quarry operation, including;

  • the ultimate responsibility for safety performance
  • driving the achievement of production targets
  • extraction planning
  • team leadership
  • environmental compliance
  • quality control
  • customer liaison
  • ensuring efficient and cost effective operations

As part of an organisation that embraces innovation, your ability to deliver operational improvements will be welcomed particularly when driving financial outcomes and achieving set budgets and targets.

About you:

You will thrive leading, managing and motivating production teams with previous experience managing/ supervising a quarry or mining operation. The ideal candidate will demonstrate:

  • Geological understanding
  • Experience with sand operations and sand processing
  • Exceptional project management skills
  • Experience managing and working to budgets
  • Ability to utilise your initiative and management skills to identify, manage, and solve issues as they arise
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High levels of resilience and a determination to deliver successful outcomes
  • Appropriate Quarry Management qualifications
  • Tertiary education in an associated discipline would be well regarded, but not essential

What’s on Offer?

  • Competitive Salary Package
  • Fully maintained Tool of Trade Vehicle, Laptop, Phone
  • Genuine career growth opportunities within Boral Australia
  • Access to a variety of support networks
  • Opportunity to represent and contribute to a successful and highly regarded business unit within an industry leading organisation

Boral values and is committed to creating a diverse working environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All suitable applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability or age.

To apply, click on the Apply button or visit our careers website: http://careers.boral.com.au

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