Plant Operations Manager – Asphalt

  • Permanent
  • Ref #12621SM
  • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Free State, South Africa, Africa
  • Civil Contractors - Civil, Roads, Earthworks, Construction & Engineering
Employer Description

Our Client is committed to provide quality plant and equipment and excellent service. They operate an extensive fleet of construction earthmoving equipment to meet their clients’ varied needs. They hire throughout South Africa and neighbouring countries.

Job Description

Reporting to  a Division Manager, the primary purpose of the job is to set up and maintain the Asphalt and Construction Plant. Co-ordinate / control the daily output to internal projects and external clients. Ensure efficacy and timeous delivery of product to a standard of quality that enhances the image of the company with both the client and engineer, leading to repeat business. To maintain a high level of professionalism on all project thereby ensuring problems are identified as soon as possible and solutions implemented timeously.

Key Performance Areas will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Must be able to run an Asphalt Plant independently, reporting to a Division Manager.
  • Liaise with Clients.
  • Manager Multiple Sites.
  • Agree Plant hours and Invoice Clients.
  • Operational Sequencing.
  • Good Knowledge of Plant Administration.
  • Financial acumen and a full understanding of cost and allowables.
  • Full understanding of Health & Safety on a Civil Construction Site.
  • Be able to understand and implement quality requirements.


  • Diploma in Mech Eng min


  • Min 7 years’ experience as an Operations Manager on Construction Plant.
  • Experience with an Asphalt Plant is essential.

Salary / Package

Highly Neg


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