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Interested in a career in a modern, market-leading manufacturing company? At Marley Eternit, there are many exciting opportunities to develop your skills, your knowledge and your career – in the UK or even abroad through our parent group. There is a real chance for you to make your mark and make a difference. Take a look around our careers section to find out more about working at Marley Eternit.


Latest Vacancies

Equitone Specification Manager

Closing Date: 16.04.2018

Job Profile
Part of the Etex façade division the Area Specification Manager will be responsible for optimising specifications and sales of the Equitone facade range within their area, this will be achieved by:

Generating product specifications with Architects and other specifiers
Managing a portfolio of projects from specification to order.
Following leads generated with specifiers

Key Responsibilities
To achieve project specification targets with Architects, leading to achieving agreed national sales targets.
Maintain an up to date project portfolio.
Develop Architect relationships and promote the use of Equitone products.
To establish and maintain good customer relations, by prompt and efficient response to queries and
To effectively control expenditure on telephone calls, entertaining and incidentals.
To maintain and operate internal recording, CRM reporting and administration systems.
To assist at exhibitions, conferences, presentations and other functions as required.
To regularly review personal progress and self development.
To monitor the efficiency of present procedures and systems and where necessary suggest new improvements.
Local implementation of agreedbusiness models and strategy.
Maintain focus on gold standards of safety at all times, constantly vigilant and pro-active in respect of recognising and reporting hazards, ensuring high levels of awareness, and taking a continuous improvement approach to the working environment and safety behaviors in respect of self, colleagues and any other third parties/visitors.
Any other duties that are considered to be within the capability of the job holder that may be required from time to time
The role requires extensive travel within the sales area and some travel to other UK sites as required.

Qualifications, skills & knowledge
Be ambitious with a strong desire to succeed.
Ideally educated to degree level or equivalent preferably within an architectural or construction related discipline.
Enjoys architecture ideally with past experience specification selling to Architects with aesthetic materials.
Track record of delivering results within a related field.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to build relationships, present and communicate at all levels.
Be a team player
Good level of computer literacy
Pro-active approach towards safety.
Full valid UK Driving license

Significant relationships
Internal: Inbound Marketing Team, External Sales Team, Marketing, Customer Services,Etex facades central team.External: Architects, specifiers, direct and indirect customers.

To apply for this position please send your CV to or post to Marley Eternit, Lichfield Road, Burton-On-Trent, DE14 3HD.

Production Operative

Closing Date: 13.04.2018

Main Purpose of the Role

To safely operate production machinery as part of a team ensuring that daily production and quality targets are met.

Key Responsibilities

Safety and environment – Act responsibly and safely in the workplace at all times to ensure a safe working environment.Follow all site rules.Following safe working practices and procedures including timely reporting of accidents and emergencies.

Quality –Ensure production complies with product specification and appearance acceptable to customer.Report any production issues immediately to minimize quality problems

Communication – Be pro-active, work with other members of the team as required.Record information as and when required, feeding back information and issues to the senior operator and shift manager.

Operational Performance – Participate in Lean improvements and techniques on the line.Operate all sections of plant to ensure a fully flexible workforce.

Workplace Organisation - Be responsible for all designated housekeeping and developing and maintaining standards for the line.

Behavioural Profile

Is capable of being part of a mixed skill team in a high pressure, safety drive, production environment.Is capable of working safely on own initiative.Has attention to detail.Is effective at communicating and works well within a team.Is flexible in terms of working requirements.Can follow rules, but is also capable of showing some initiative.

A flexible approach to working requirements is expected to ensure adequate cover to meet production demands, this may require undertaking tasks that are out of your production area.At times the job holder may need to travel away from site for training or other requirements.A flexible approach to overtime working will be required

Since the Production Operative will work closely with the production machinery, it is expected that the job holder will be able to understand the fundamental workings of the plant.However, an aptitude for working with automatic production systems and man machine interfaces is essential.In addition a desire to work as part of a team to achieve a common goal must be demonstrated.

Marley Eternit places the highest priority on employee safety and employees will be expected to work safely at all times, proactively contributing to the continued improvement in health and safety performance.

To apply for this position please send your CV to Careers via email post to Marley Eternit, Lichfield Road, Branston, Burton upon Trent, DE14 3HD

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