We are one of the leading suppliers of heavy building materials in the UK. Our products are used in major infrastructure projects including; the construction of roads, bridges, tunnels, windfarms and commercial schemes, as well as to build homes, schools and hospitals. The materials and products we make underpin our communities and have been used to create some of the country’s most innovative and iconic structures – from The Shard and the Olympic Park to Heathrow Terminal 5, the Second Severn Crossing and the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome, Glasgow.
We operate around 300 manufacturing sites in the UK and employ over 3,500 people in a wide range of roles from production workers, plant operators, technicians and drivers to sales, IT, engineering and finance managers. We are part of Heidelberg Materials, one of the largest building materials manufacturers in the world, which employs around 51,000 people at 3,000 locations in over 50 countries.
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Purpose and culture
Material to build our future
The world is undergoing profound changes. Our building materials and solutions shape significant development worldwide. We build on one and a half centuries of experience.
Now is the time to lay the foundation for our future.
At the centre of our actions lies our responsibility for the environment.
We want to be the leader in the industry on the path to carbon-neutrality. We deliver long-term financial performance through operational excellence, dedication, and openness for change.
We are progressive minds with the ambition to drive transformation. We push the boundaries to strengthen innovation and deepen partnerships with our customers and other stakeholders. Together we craft material solutions for the future. So that the world can always build on us.
Our culture principles
Stronger together – Our future needs teamwork. We perform at our best when we build on our global strength. Let’s work together across all regions. With our safety-first approach and hands-on attitude, we can overcome any challenge. ;
Engage with our customers – Our future needs strong players. Let’s become even better partners for our customers. Their success is our success. We solve their problems – even before they arise.
Drive innovation – Our future needs creativity. Let’s use our freedom to go in new directions. Inventiveness knows no hierarchy. A great idea can come from anywhere and anyone.
Think and act long-term – Our future needs solutions that last. That’s what we offer. Reliable and sustainable materials. Let’s be the leader that turns our industry CO2-neutral.
Maidenhead is home to our UK headquarters while our customer service team is based in Syston, Leicestershire. We also operate over 300 sites across the country from quarries and cement works to depots and wharves.
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Our assessment and selection process is fair and transparent and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates who have the right to work in the UK.