Technical Manager

  • Permanent
  • West Midlands, United Kingdom
  • £45,000 to £50,000 per annum


Technical Manager / Asphalt Production & Recycled Materials
£45,000.00 – £50,000.00
***Fantastic benefits package***

– Do you want to explore a new challenge, working for a forward thinking, innovative company, who reward their staff with recognition, and progression? If so, read on!

Our client, one of the UK’s leading asphalt and recycled material producers, pave the way for innovation in the industry. They have grown from 100 to 440 personnel in the past 5 years, and show no signs of slowing down.

The role is to provide proactive technical support for our production and surfacing operation, ensuring compliance with specifications throughout, trouble-shooting asphalt production issues and take primary responsibility for product quality of asphalt products meet specification and performance requirements within our surfacing division.

Key Duties :

– Actively engage with Sales department at tender stage, reviewing contract material specification and testing requirements.

– Provide technical governance and comprehensive support to the operation department with the; resolution of disputes relating to supplier and customer nonconformity reports, responding to technical enquiries and proving technical solutions as required

– Ensure sampling and testing practices are carried out to required standards

– Depot level responsibility to ensure compliance with the company’s Quality

– Plan for production of foamed asphalt and Cement Bound Granular Material as appropriate

– To be involved and manage product quality and process improvement

– Sourcing and identifying routes to market for external production, work alongside Marketing to build industry awareness of products

– Maintain a consistent line of communication with all line of business leaders and their teams to sustain and improve quality, customer service and operational excellence

– Effective handling of customer complaints through investigation of cause and appropriate reporting

– Pro-actively driving promoting our Health and Safety standards and ensure that you work safely at all times

– Contribute to the improvement and implementation of technical processes and procedures including research and development plans
– Monitor specifications and conformity of all asphalt and recycled products ensuring where required correction action is carried out in a timely manner

Experience & Qualifications

– Full driving license
– Experience of asphalt production
– Experience of asphalt installation
– Technical management position experience
– Knowledge of testing methods of asphalt and cement bound granular material
– Experience of dispute resolution
– Strong IT and report writing skills. Fully proficient with all Microsoft Office applications To discuss this position in greater detail, please issue your CV to, or call Liam on 02392 322379.

stride is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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