Wainwright is going places. Would you like to come too?

If you’re interested in pursuing a career with Wainwright, please view the vacancies below. It could be your first step on a whole new professional journey.


Come and join our fast-growing business. We’ll set you on the road to success….


Moons Hill Quarry, Stoke St Michael

Full Time (part time would be considered)

Competitive Salary + Benefits


About us:

We are one of the UK’s largest independent quarrying companies, founded in 1891 by three local entrepreneurs: John Wainwright, John Purnell Luff, and John Laver. We’re proud of our heritage, and excited by our future. At Wainwright, we are committed to the wellbeing of our people. We know they are our greatest asset: the team that ensures we thrive as a business and deliver quality and service to our customers.

Our starting point for everything is our commitment to doing the right thing.

The role:

As a Weighbridge Operative, you will be the first point of contact for all lorries on site. Your main duties will include assisting with the smooth running of our asphalt and aggregates delivery programmes and ensuring that vehicle weights are correct upon leaving site.

What you'll need:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • A customer focused attitude
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong organisation skills
  • Good IT skills
  • Previous experience in a customer facing role preferably from a quarry or logistics background

What you'll need:

  • Generous holiday entitlement of 25 days plus bank holidays and the option of buying an additional three days
  • Company pension scheme with salary sacrifice options
  • Full Company sick pay
  • Life assurance scheme
  • Company paid maternity, paternity, and shared parental leave
  • Paid dependents leave
  • Health cash plan
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Employee discount schemes
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Fresh fruit and pay day treats
  • Subsidised gym membership



Next Steps:

To apply please send a CV and covering letter to our People and Culture department:

by the closing date of:
Friday 5th August 2022












Wainwright and Co. Ltd. is a Disability Confident Employer and as such we are committed to recruiting and retaining people with disabilities. Please contact the HR department on 01749 840274 if you would like to discuss any reasonable adjustments that can be made to make the recruitment process accessible to you.

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