Quarry/Mine Manager


Jackson AL Quarry - 590 (Jackson , AL)


Quarry/Mine Manager is responsible for the overall operation of the quarry site. Quarry/Mine Manager will supervise the operations and inventory of the Quarry site 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Examining the materials produced to ensure that a high quality of product is maintained;
  • Closely monitoring all areas of the quarry to ensure that extraction and processing work is carried out to the highest standard;
  • Assessing equipment and production materials levels; undertaking regular site inspections and risk assessments in order to comply with all health and safety regulations;
  • Checking that all vehicles on site are maintained to a good standard.
  • Ordering new items as required;
  • Liaising with staff on site and dealing with any technical or staffing challenges that arise;
  • Balancing sales and output;
  • Ensuring that key government health and safety legislation is implemented throughout the site;
  • Altering the quarry’s production system in accordance with the materials required;
  • Liaising with sales and commercial teams;
  • Maintaining up-to-date records and dealing with a range of paperwork;
  • Keeping up to date with relevant government legislation and industry developments;
  • Developing inspection systems and checklists;
  • Checking that the quarry’s production levels are maintained safely to schedule;
  • Writing development proposals and reports;
  • Managing and recruiting staff.
  • Performance managing the production process and setting and monitoring targets;
  • Providing the owner company with information and statistics on the quarry’s performance;
  • Developing links with local groups and organizations;
  • Managing and regulating the quarry’s budget;


  • Bachelor's degree in chemistry/industrial chemistry, earth sciences, environmental sciences/engineering, geology/mining geology, geophysics, materials science ( preferred ) 
  • A strong level of technical understanding of quarrying environments and extraction systems
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills
  • Ability to think strategically and to problem solve
  • Capacity to make quick decisions and to think on your feet
  • Commercial awareness
  • Good IT skills
  • Knowledge of health and safety issues and how they relate to practical working environments
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Good business and management skills
  • Project-management skills
  • Leadership qualities and team building skills

Working Conditions:

  • Working outdoors in environments where weather conditions are changing
  • Tolerate loud noisy environments 
  • Working in dusty where mining rock and producing other construction materials from raw materials

Physical Requirements:

  • Able to lift 50 - 75 lbs unassisted 
  • Able to work in environments, where standing for long extended periods of time is common
  • Able to adjust to working indoor and outdoor environments regularly