Asphalt Plant Fitter – Newtongrange, EH22 4QN

About TQ

We are a successful and fast-growing family-owned quarrying company and major supplier of aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete, mortar, render and sports sand to the building and road construction industry.  We operate at over 32 sites throughout Central Scotland, the North East of England and East Anglia.

As a family business we have a clear focus on our people.  We have a committed and engaged team of over 250 employees working in a variety of different roles delivering a unique combination of quality materials and service excellence for our customers.

Due to our continued success and rapid growth an excellent opportunity has arisen for an Asphalt Plant Fitter based at our Newtongrange Site.  The successful candidate will be customer focused, reliable, well organised and be able to work well as part of a team in a busy site environment.


Why TQ

As a family business we focus on our people. We offer excellent training, development and career progression opportunities within our business. 

We also offer job security, and regular overtime paid at an enhanced rate.

This is an exciting opportunity to fulfil an important role within a fast growing and successful business.


 Key Duties Include:

You will carry out planned, preventive and breakdown maintenance activities and repairs on our Asphalt, Concrete & Washing plants.


As our Asphalt Plant Fitter, it is essential that you have:

  • Experience working in a heavy industry environment.
  • A keen interest and commitment to Health and Safety and Environmental matters.
  • A willingness to work under pressure in a challenging, fast paced environment
  • A flexible approach to working hours including shift work and willingness to work regular overtime to meet the needs of the business where and when required.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and individually on their own initiative as required.
  • Strong work ethic and commitment to delivering quality standards to our customers.
  • Full driving license.
  • SVQ Level 3 in Construction Plant Maintenance is desirable but not essential as training will be provided.
  • Previous mechanical experience is required


To apply please send a covering letter and CV to