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Shotfirer / Explosives Supervisor

Posted 31 January by CvWow Ended

Do you have a great knowledge of quarry operations, shotfiring and blast design? Passionate and driven but lack challenge in your current role? If the answer is YES, our client are recruiting for a Shotfirer / Explosives Supervisor to join the team at their Ashbourne site and they want to hear from you!

Our client believes their people are the business. They offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards. Joining the team as a Shotfirer / Explosives Supervisor, you will be entitled to a highly competitive basic salary and a great range of benefits including:

  • Preferential overtime rate
  • Bonus scheme
  • 25 days holiday
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Free uniform and PPE
  • Free parking
  • Access to the Tarmac rewards website with discounts on retailers, holidays, etc.
  • Access to our Employee Assistance helpline for free and confidential advice on a whole range of issues
  • Training and development opportunities

Who are our client looking for?

As the ideal Shotfirer / Explosives Supervisor, you will possess an excellent working knowledge of blast design and shotfiring operations. You will also require an NVQ / QCF and current shotfiring and blast design certificates.

What will I be responsible for?

Joining the team as a Shotfirer / Explosives Supervisor, you will be required to deliver a continuous supply of blasted rock sourced from the reserves on site, to meet production requirements.

You will specifically focus on duties including face profiling, marking out of shots, completion of blast specifications in line with site rules, company standards and safety legislation, and the firing of production blasts.

The business

Our client is the UK’s leading sustainable building materials and construction solutions business. Their innovative products and solutions not only deliver the infrastructure needed to grow the UK economy today but also help to create a more sustainable built environment for the country’s long-term future.

If you share our values and have the drive and enthusiasm to help our client fulfil their vision, they would like to meet you. Please click APPLY below now to register your interest in the role of Shotfirer / Explosives Supervisor!

The vacancy you have applied for is being advertised by CVWOW Ltd, the UK's leading, award winning recruitment specialist. No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status. Full terms and conditions of the CVWOW business can be found on our website.

Required skills

  • Construction
  • Quarry
  • Shotfirer

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