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Something for everyone

The Mineral Products industry offers one of the most diverse range of careers of any sector, and most people stay within the industry throughout their working lives. Whoever you are and whatever you enjoy doing, there are opportunities to be part of a multi-million pound industry that affects all our lives all the time.

With quarries, production plants and offices spread right across the country, the industry also creates full-time employment in regional and rural parts of the country where there might otherwise be limited job opportunities.

From school leavers and graduates to experienced operatives, those returning to work or changing careers, to business leaders, there are roles for everyone within the industry. Here are a few examples:

  • Administration
  • Business development
  • Biodiversity and nature conservation
  • Commercial
  • Customer service
  • Driving (trucks/diggers/dumpers)
  • Engineering
  • Environment
  • Fabrication & fitting
  • Finance
  • Geology
  • Health & safety
  • Human resources
  • Information technology
  • Land Management
  • Logistics
  • Maintenance
  • Management
  • Materials science
  • Operations
  • Planning
  • Procurement
  • Production
  • Public relations
  • Quarrying
  • Recycling
  • Research & development
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Transport
  • Warehousing
  • Waste Management.

To find out more, visit the Minerals Matter website.