General Assistant Manager
Joel started working for Westcrete in May 2010 as a part time office administrator and also as a yard assistant where he alternated between the two providing him with a quick way of learning the products and how the yard is run.
In August of 2014 Joel gained promotion to General Assistant Manager, working closely with the Owner of Westcrete, thus making sure everything from yard to the office is running smoothly.
Mini Mix Driver & Yardsperson
Robert joined our team as a Full Time LGV Driver/Yard Assistant back in August 2018. Rob’s previous employment where he spent 8 years as a Support Worker. Rob has always been interested in driving LGV vehicles in which he has recently passed his Category C licence and felt a new career path was needed. Rob has fitted in really well with the rest of the team and we are really happy to have him onboard.
Simon joined us in April 2018 as a Full Time Yard Assistant giving us extra support in the day to day running of the yard. Simon enjoys his sport especially Football & Cricket where he played a number of years for his native town of Sherborne. His previous employment of working for a local catering company for 14 years where his title of Distribution Manager meant he dealt with the storage and distribution of goods. He also worked at a Timber Yard for over 13 years where he worked mainly in the office, dealing with customers & also designing of timber products.
Yard Supervisor & Relief Driver
Lee joined us in May 2016 as a Full Time Yard Assistant who can also cover as a relief driver. After passing his LGV test in August 2016, Lee has taken on the role of driving both our Flatbed & Mini Mix Lorry fast & effectively. Lee has been involved in farming throughout his working life and has great experience in manual handling & driving machinery so he has fitted in very quickly to the Westcrete way of life. In January 2017, Lee was promoted to his new role of Yard Supervisor in which he will be working very closely with Joel to help ensure the smooth running of Westcrete.
Flatbed Delivery Driver & Yardsperson
Charlie has been with the company since May 2002, employed as a full time driver, he has first hand experience on all the vehicles Westcrete has to offer.
Previous experience of driving has meant that Charlie knows the local area extremely well and with all his years he has been with us Charlie has got our flatbed deliveries down to a fine art with an efficient and helpful approach.
Yardsperson, Office Assistant & Relief Driver
Andy joined the team in December 2014 as a part-time yard assistant and to also cover driving on either the Flatbed or Mini Mixer. A very easy going character who enjoys a hot drink or two.
His previous employment working for a local palletised distribution specialist meant that he gained vast knowledge of the local area & also gained plenty of experience working at a builders merchant in his native county.
Office Administrator/ Purchase Ledger
Tina joined us in July of 1984 as a part-time office assistant. 32 years on & Tina has the accolade of being Westcrete’s longest serving member of staff providing plenty of knowledge on how Westcrete work! Tina’s main duties are purchase ledger, payroll, sales, accounts & keeping all the staff in check!
Currently holds the award for “best cup of tea” since 1984!
Yardsperson & Relief Driver
Pete joined the team in June 2012 as a part-time yard assistant & relief driver. An imperative member of the Westcrete team, Pete’s experience and variety of skills are an asset to the company & more importantly his ability to remember so many jokes has helped morale for all staff!
Pete works closely with all the yard staff, making sure the yard is running like clockwork, picking orders ready for delivery, his previous driving experience and qualifications means he can provide relief for either Flatbed or Mini Mix which has been a great attribute.
Barry started working at Westcrete in the summer of 2009 & it didn’t long for him to make an impression. With previous experience in telephone sales, Barry has slotted in really well with the team as an office administrator. His main duties are answering the phones, greeting clients & filing which ensures the smooth running in the Office department.
Utility/ Guard Dog
Rex started his position in February 2018 as a Rescue Dog who quickly turned into a valuable member of the team. Our fittest member of staff who does tend to take naps during work hours but is a very loyal colleague who guards the premises when required.