Technical Manager (Concrete) – Kincardine, FK10 4DT

About TQ

Tillicoultry Quarries is a highly successful and fast-growing family-owned business that supplies aggregates, asphalt, cement, ready-mixed concrete, mortar, render and sports sand to the building and construction industry across Central Scotland, Teesside and East Anglia.

Due to our continued growth, we are looking for a Technical Manager with a strong knowledge of concrete to join our team.  Our Technical Manager will report to the Head of Technical Operations and be based at our Head Office in Kincardine, Central Scotland.

Key Duties

  • Assisting in the development and testing of new products and processes
  • Monitoring and auditing product quality, checking compliance with company standards and reporting as necessary
  • Assessing compliance of products to existing and developing standards or specifications
  • Work in partnership with our commercial and operational teams
  • Root cause analysis of non-conformance of materials at customer sites and assisting with investigating and addressing customer complaint
  • Represent the business within industry association meetings, including participation in relevant technical committees
  • Production of meaningful technical reports and KPI data
  • Providing product knowledge training and support where required
  • Carrying out routine internal audits and assisting with external audits
  • Carry out other duties as reasonably requested by the Head of Technical Operations.

Skills and Experience

  • Relevant industry experience, with a proven track record in a similar role
  • High level of technical knowledge of construction materials, particularly concrete
  • Demonstrated ability to develop effective working relationships, managing teams and positively influencing people
  • Ability to communicate at all levels in business, build relationships with a broad range of stakeholders and customers
  • High level knowledge of industry standards and specifications
  • Demonstrated ability to keep up to date with relevant industry developments
  • Excellent attention to detail and analytical skills
  • Personal drive and motivation
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft packages; Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001 and KiteMark certification.

This is an excellent opportunity within a fast-growing successful business.  We offer a competitive renumeration package and fantastic opportunities for development and career progression.

 

Working towards a diverse workforce and equal opportunities

To apply please send a covering letter and CV to recruitment@tillicoultryquarries.com