Technical Services Manager, Asphalt - South East
Hanson is one of the UK’s largest suppliers of construction materials and part of the HeidelbergCement Group which has leading global positions in aggregates, cement and concrete.
The materials and products we make underpin our communities and are used in some of the country’s most innovative and iconic structures. Our aim is to be a leading sustainable business, trusted and respected for our ethics as well as the products we supply.
We are seeking a technical services manager to join the technical department supporting our asphalt and aggregates businesses across the South East. You will lead a dedicated team of technical production managers and quality control technicians managing all aspects of the technical function and providing high quality, multi product technical support.
The role includes responsibility for cost effective production and profit optimisation as well as maintaining product quality in line with regulatory, operational and client requirements. You will promote innovation in materials design and application and be responsible for managing safety within the team.
To succeed in this role, you will need a minimum 10 years’ technical experience in the sector and have a detailed knowledge of asphalt and aggregates production and technical processes. You will have sound understanding of the requirements and practical applications for asphalt standards including; EN 13108, Specification for Highway Works, BS EN ISO 9001:2015 as well as aggregate standards EN 13043, EN 12620 and product conformity requirements. Knowledge of the Specification for Highway Works and experience of asphalt surfacing activities, including NHSS Sector 16 and BS 594987 is also required.
In return, we offer a competitive salary, company car, a generous holiday allowance, plus pension scheme with contributions from Hanson and an employee discount scheme.
For more information on the role and/or to apply click here: www.hanson-careers.co.uk
Closing date for applications: January 20, 2019
Hanson UK is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to being a fair, respectful and inclusive organisation