Quarry Foreman Newtownards

Closing Date: 10/12/2021

We are looking for a Quarry Foreman to work in our Newtownards Quarry, to assist in the extraction, crushing and screening of stone products to the standards set by the Company with maximum efficiency.

  • Not Disclosed

  • North Down Quarry, Newtownards

In this role the successful candidate will report to the Quarry Manager.


  • Organise and execute mineral extraction works. This includes carrying out statutory inspections and keeping records. 
  • Strong Leadership Qualities
  • Manage daily activity to meet production and quality requirements.
  • Manage workforce to operate vehicles, mobile plant and fixed plant to manufacture aggregates; load quarry products into customer vehicles; fill bulk-bags as necessary; crush, screen and wash aggregates; and maintain the work areas.
  • Carry out repairs and maintenance work within the Quarries. 
  • Perform and look after sentry duties during blasting operations 
  • Act in a responsible manner to ensure the health and safety of yourself and others 
  • Risk assess activities and comply with agreed control measures.
  • Train and Mentor new members of the team.
  • Comply with health and safety procedures and policies to ensure the role is carried out without risk.
  • Ensure environmental standards are maintained and spillages are prevented.
  • Carry out any other reasonable duties as required.


  • Strong practical skills, showing dexterity, speed and accuracy
  • Strong Leadership Qualities
  • Excellent attender & timekeeper
  • Good team player with confident communication skills
  • Experience of working to budget timeframes and working to budget timeframes.
  • Experience in operating a range of quarry fixed & mobile plant and scheduling their maintenance and servicing.
  • Sound understanding of
  • Health & Safety matters.
  • Flexible approach to working hours and travel.


  • Health Cash Plan
  • 30 days holiday per annum
  • Pension Scheme with Company contribution  
  • CRH Share Scheme 
  • Company Occupational Health 
  • Family Friendly Policies


Please send all CVs to crobinson@northstone-ni.com before Friday 10th December 2021. 

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