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Yard Staff Required

We are recruiting for yard staff to join our busy timber yard.

We are looking for enthusiastic candidates to join our team at NR10 5NT.

We are a fencing and pallet timber processing company and have been established for 40 years. This position is ideal for someone looking to start and progress in the timber industry.

Job type: Full time, Permanent.

Starting rate of pay: Minimum Wage plus attendance bonus.

Hours: 47.5 per week, Monday – Friday, 7am – 5pm plus Saturday overtime, 7am-12Noon.

Holiday: 28 days per year, including Bank holidays, fixed Christmas holiday. Holidays to be avoided during April – June.

The successful candidate will be placed in a yard position, working outdoors, compiling orders, customer service, housekeeping, stock taking and various yard duties within the site.

Full, on the job training will be given.

Candidate must be:

  • Fit and active
  • Honest, reliable, trustworthy and have a good work ethic
  • Conscientious
  • Good at working under pressure
  • Self-driven
  • Willing to learn new skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work in a team and on own initiative
  • Hardworking
  • Excellent people skills
  • Have basic numeracy and English literacy skills

Applicants must have own transport or a reliable lift, as punctuality and attendance is very important.

Position to start with immediate effect.

Please fill in an application form – click link:  Job-Application-form or collect a form at Reception.

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


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 progression within the workplace.

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Starting Rate of Pay: £9.20 per hour, plus £0.50p per hour attendance bonus.

Hours: 47.5 per week, Monday – Friday, 7am – 5pm, plus overtime available

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, contributing towards the creation of quality timber products – on time and to specification.

Some responsibilities of a machine operator include:

  • Manual handling of timber.
  • Operating sawmilling machinery.
  • Working towards production targets.
  • Upholding the appropriate Health and Safety practices.

Full training will be given

We’re seeking a motivated individual who is quality focused and understands the value of the goods they are producing. A degree of flexibility will be required to ensure operations are maximised, maintained and quality targets are met with minimum wastage.

In addition, the successful candidate will be / have:

  • Fit and active
  • Honest, reliable, trustworthy and have good work ethics
  • Conscientious
  • Self-driven
  • Willing to learn new skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work in a team and alone

Candidate must have own transport or a reliable lift, as punctuality and attendance is very important.

Position to start 16 August 2021.

 

Please fill in an application form – click link:  Job-Application-form or collect a form at Reception.

Hand in your completed form or email to tom@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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