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Fitter/Engineer Required:

Due to recent investment and expansion we are looking to recruit a Mechanical Fitter to help with our existing team to maintain our onsite plant and machinery. We are a manufacturing company producing Fencing material, please visit our Home page for more information.

Previous experience of Heavy Plant Mechanics is essential

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Rate of Pay – £29,000 – £37,000 per annum, depending on experience, plus Saturday overtime rate

Hours are 47.5 per week, Monday – Friday, 6am – 4pm, Plus Overtime. Saturday Overtime is 6am-12 Noon

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

Full training will be given

The duties will cover a wide range of machinery and tasks both indoors and outdoors. General machine repairs, working to a maintenance schedule and changing sawblade cutters.

Candidate must be fully competent in Pneumatics – fault diagnostics and repairs. Hydraulics – fault diagnostics and repairs, welding, heavy plant repairs, servicing and changing Bearings.

Due to the working environment, candidate must have safe working practices and be extremely health and safety conscious

Candidate must be:

  • Fit and Active
  • Honest, reliable, trustworthy and have good work ethics
  • Conscientious
  • Self-Driven & Good at working under pressure
  • Willing to learn new skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work in a team and alone
  • Ability to prioritise work
  • Thorough and Precise in each job they are working on
  • Excellent attention to detail

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

Position to start with immediate effect

To apply for the position, please send across a CV with a covering letter to jamie@thomsonsawmills.co.uk or send in post to Jamie Thomson, Thomson Sawmills Ltd, Shortthorn Rd, Stratton Strawless, Norwich, Norfolk, NR10 5NT

 

Machine Operator/Labourer Required:

This position is ideal for someone looking to start and progress in the timber industry

There are opportunities for fast progression within the workplace

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Starting Rate of Pay – £9 per hour

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

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

We are a manufacturing company producing Fencing material, please visit our Home page for more information

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

Full training will be given

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 on own

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

Position to start with immediate effect

To apply for the position, please send across a CV with a covering letter to tom@thomsonsawmills.co.uk or send in post to Tom Smith, Thomson Sawmills Ltd, Shortthorn Rd, Stratton Strawless, Norwich, Norfolk, NR10 5NT