BREEDON GROUP PLC is a leading construction materials group in the UK and Ireland. We operate two cement plants and around 80 quarries, 40 asphalt plants, 170 ready-mixed concrete and mortar plants, 9 concrete and clay products plants, 4 contract surfacing businesses, 6 import/export terminals and 2 slate production facilities.

We are currently seeking an Excavator Operator to join our team at our Quarries in the Hebrides.   As part of the operations team, reporting to the Quarry Manager, your role will be a practical ‘hands on’ position operating an excavator at the quarry face, loading a Crushing train. 

Working in this busy environment, you will be responsible for the daily inspections, maintenance and housekeeping of the mobile plant associated with your work role.  You will become fully aware of the Company’s Health, Safety and Environmental policies and ensure they are always adhered to. 

You will have a flexible, proactive and versatile approach to work.  You will ideally hold a current MPQC/CPCS skills card; however, training and development will be given to candidates who can demonstrate the necessary skills and aptitude to take on this challenging role.  

Ideal for a highly motivated person with experience of plant operations preferably with knowledge of aggregates.   

The Group places the highest importance on sustained standards of excellence in all aspects of Health, Safety and Environmental management and you will be expected to contribute to the Company’s zero harm culture. 

We offer competitive terms and benefits associated with being an employer of choice, including pension and share save option.

Please send your CV to Recruitment, Breedon Northern Limited, Ethiebeaton Quarry, Monifieth, Angus, DD5 3RB or e-mail to:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., alternatively you can apply via our Careers section on our web page: