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Building Products

Swadlincote, Derbyshire
Competitive Salary and Benefits
Full Time
Closing: 24/03/2017
1 position available
Job Reference No. TBP1018

Job Specification

How many jobs are there where you can genuinely say ‘I did that,’ ‘I made a difference,’ ‘I made my mark’?

At Tarmac there are hundreds of them. Because the projects we work on are critical to our everyday lives.

A career at Tarmac is whatever you want it to be. As a national brand with five active business units and over 300 sites across the UK, we offer a wide range of different roles and career pathways.

Supporting and developing the careers of employees is an important part of how we work and integral to the continued success of our business. If you want to make your mark we’ll support you every step of the way, with on the job training and on-going professional development.

Our people are our business. In recognition of this we offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards, incentives and benefits.


Do you have experience of working in a factory / manufacturing environment? If so, this role is for you.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Operative to work with the production team and deliver all set targets. This role will be at our Swains Park site based in Swadlincote.

You will specifically focus on the day to day production activities, producing cementitious products and packing them into specified packages. There will be elements of manual handling across the business and a need to be trained and train others on a multitude of different tasks, including mixing. Safety on site is the number 1 priority with full PPE adherence throughout the shift, this may include wearing full face air masks throughout the shift. There will be production documentation that needs to be completed and operating safely and driving a safety culture is a key part of the role.

We would expect the successful candidate to have experience of working in a factory or manufacturing environment and automated production operations.

You will possess the following attributes and behaviours: Driving a safety culture, be responsible and trustworthy, conscientious and motivated. Maintain a good standard of work and timekeeping. You must be a good team player who has the drive to succeed and promote good business practices.

We would also anticipate the successful candidate to work shifts and additional hours when requested and hold a full driving licence.

You must be able to demonstrate a good track record for safety, health and environmental awareness. Please note if this is a Safety critical role a medical will be required before employment can commence.


All applicants will be required to provide evidence that they have the right to live and work in the UK, as per the UK Illegal Working Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006 at the interview stage.

For applicants from outside of the UK, unfortunately there is no relocation assistance available.

No agencies please. Tarmac is an equal opportunities employer.

Adverts may close sooner should sufficient suitable applications be received.

Anticipated Start Date: ASAP