Job Vacancies

If you are interested in working in a specific role then please fill out an application form and we will keep your name on file.

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Latest Vacancies:

 

Office Clerk/Sales Person

We are a Fencing and Pallet Timber processing company and have been established for over 35 years. We are looking for a competent Office Clerk/ Sales person to assistant and perform various administrative and clerical tasks to support our office team. You will undertake a variety of activities in our modern new office, including taking telephone orders, to basic bookkeeping and data entry.

 

Job Type: Full time position

Hours: 8am-4pm, Monday – Friday

Holiday: 28 days per year including Bank Holidays

Salary: £18,500 – £21,500 per annum – depending on experience

 

Candidate must be:

  • Reliable
  • Punctual
  • Hardworking
  • Have good communication skills
  • Are thorough and precise with all work carried out
  • Keen to learn
  • Experienced in using the telephone and have an excellent telephone manner
  • A proven track record on the above, as references will be obtained

 

Responsibilities:

  • Taking telephone orders
  • Organising Deliveries
  • Answer the phone to take messages or redirect calls to appropriate colleagues
  • Communicate with Customers and Suppliers
  • Utilise office appliances such as photocopier, printers etc. and computers
  • Maintain files and records so they remain updated and easily accessible
  • Sort and distribute incoming mail and prepare outgoing mail (envelopes, packages, etc.)
  • Undertake bookkeeping & office tasks
  • Perform other office duties as assigned
  • Support other colleagues in coordinating customer orders and production plans

 

Requirements:

  • Candidate must have experience working within an office environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Very good organisational and multi-tasking abilities
  • Good numeracy skills
  • A fast learner
  • Ability to work as a small team and alone on tasks
  • Working knowledge of office devices and processes
  • A fast and accurate typist

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate with chances for progression. Full and on the job training will be given. Position is to start immediately.

 

Please fill in an application form – available via the link at the top of this page or from Reception.

Hand in your completed form or email to laura@thomsonsawmills.co.uk

Please note, if we have not responded to your application within 4 weeks of applying for this job role, you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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 Machine Operator/Labourer

Machine Operator/Labourer required for an expanding family run business. We are a Fencing and Pallet Timber processing company and have been established for over 35 years. This position is ideal for someone looking to start and progress in the timber industry. There are opportunities for fast progression within the workplace.

Starting Rate of Pay: £9 per hour, plus attendance bonus

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Hours: 47.5 per week, Monday – Friday, 7am – 5pm, Plus Overtime

Holiday: 28 days per year, including Bank Holidays. Fixed Holidays, 2 weeks Summer & 2 weeks Christmas

The successful candidate will be operating saws and stacking/sorting timber.

 

Full training will be given

Position to start with immediate effect

 

Candidate must be:

· Fit and Active

· Honest, reliable, trustworthy and have good work ethics

· Conscientious

· Good at working under pressure

· Self-driven

· Willing to learn new skills

· Good communication skills

· Able to work in a team and alone

 

Please fill in an application form – available via the link at the top of this page or from Reception.

Hand in your completed form or email to jamie@thomsonsawmills.co.uk

Please note, if we have not responded to your application within 4 weeks of applying for this job role, you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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