Aggregate Industries is a major producer and supplier of primary, secondary and recycled construction aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. The company also operates a national contracting business. Aggregate Industries is committed to providing the best possible climate for maximum development for all employees, while seeking to develop a spirit of teamwork where individuals work together to attain a common goal. Aggregate Industries employees provide a wide range of skills and knowledge to the mining, manufacture, sales and distribution of its products. Professional fields represented at Aggregate Industries include mining, civil, mechanical and industrial engineering, geology, environment, health & safety, finance, information technology, manufacturing, operations, sales, marketing and human resources. Employee development Aggregate places great emphasis on the development of its employees. The Company continues to implement a range of human resource strategies aimed at developing employee performance and contribution while providing recognition and reward for achievement. On first joining the Company following comprehensive inductions, graduate management trainees will enter a performance appraisal scheme, whereby their progress will be regularly appraised. Aggregate Industries operates a companywide performance appraisal system and the chance of rapid career development for those who demonstrate the right potential.