Technical Manager - Aberdeen
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Built on Quality
Leiths (Scotland) Ltd is a family owned group of companies, primarily engaged in quarry operations supported by a construction and surfacing division. The organisation is complemented by a number of subsidiary businesses including Joss (Aberdeen) Ltd, A Ross & Sons, Fyfe Glenrock, Lawrie Demolition, Markon and M&M Road Surfacing. The group has expanded in recent years to become one of the largest independent companies operating in the sector throughout Scotland. Today, the company employs over 590 people with a turnover approaching £75 million.
We currently have a vacancy for a Technical Manager to be based at our Central Laboratory in Cove, Aberdeen.
Reporting to the Quarries Managing Director your primary areas of responsibility are:
- The safe and effective management of the Leiths Group Technical Division.
- Maintaining the Laboratory Quality Management System.
- Continuance of UKAS and BSI Accreditation.
- Upholding a high level of product conformity.
- Providing technical guidance in relation to product specifications and technology.
- Ensure professional standards are at the forefront of all work activities and services.
As a Technical Manager, you will need to integrate seamlessly with our production and commercial departments as teamworking is a key element within our organisation.
The ideal candidate should be enthusiastic and self-motivated, and possess excellent interpersonal skills, and can work on their own initiative whilst under pressure in a busy working environment.
Previous experience in a similar role is essential and you must hold a valid driving licence as travel to our other Laboratories and sites will be required.
This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to join a diverse and progressive Company who regard people as their most valuable asset.
To download an application form and view our other vacancies please visit www.leiths-group.co.uk
Please forward your application form to: Nichola Greig, HR Department, Leiths (Scotland) Ltd, Rigifa, Cove, Aberdeen, AB12 3LR or by email to [email protected]
The closing date for all applications is 31 October 2017
In return, we offer an attractive salary and benefits which include training & development with opportunity for personal promotion within this diverse organisation.
Should accommodation be required on commencement of employment, this can be provided for a limited time.
Leiths (Scotland) Ltd are an Equal Opportunities Employer