Job Vacancies

 

Counterbalance Forklift Operative/ Retail Yard

required for an expanding family run business.

We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate to join our team at Thomson Sawmills (NR10 5NT).

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 with excellent “people” skills.

 

Job type: Full time, permanent. Retail Yard

Starting rate of pay: – £10.50 per hour plus attendance bonus.

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

Holiday: 28 days holiday per year, including Bank holidays, Fixed Christmas holiday.

Salary: £10.50 /hour

Experience: Forklift Operator: 1 year (Required)

Licence: Certified Forklift Operator (Required)

 

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

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 alone

 

Applicants must have an in date counterbalance forklift licence and own transport or a reliable lift, as punctuality and attendance is very important.

This position would ideally suit somebody coming from a builders merchant type background.

Position to start with immediate effect.

To apply, please email tom@thomsonsawmills.co.uk

If you do not hear anything from us within three weeks of your application being submitted please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.


Kallfass Crosscut Operative

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 an experienced machine operator / programmer looking to progress in the timber industry.

 

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Starting Rate of Pay: £10.00 per hour plus attendance bonus.

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

Holiday: 28 days per year including Bank Holidays. Fixed Holidays, Two weeks Summer and two weeks Christmas.

The Kallfass automated crosscut is the final process of the Sawmills production line. The successful candidate will be responsible for programming products due to be crosscut, crosscutting timber according to the production schedule, ensuring the line runs efficiently and keeping downtime to a minimum.

 

Candidate must be:

  • Fit and Active
  • Honest, reliable, trustworthy and have good work ethics
  • Conscientious
  • Good at working under pressure
  • Adaptable
  • 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 with immediate effect.

To apply, please email tom@thomsonsawmills.co.uk

If you do not hear anything from us within three weeks of your application being submitted please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.


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.

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

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

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

 

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

 

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

Position to start with immediate effect.

To apply, please email tom@thomsonsawmills.co.uk

If you do not hear anything from us within three weeks of your application being submitted please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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Experienced Counterbalance Forklift Driver

required for an expanding family run business.

We are a Fencing and Pallet Timber processing company and have been established for over 35 years. We are looking for a highly competent forklift driver to work within our busy sawmills. The potential candidate must hold a valid forklift license and have recent relevant experience.

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Starting Rate of Pay: £10 per hour, plus attendance bonus.

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 carrying out various forklift truck tasks within the business including loading/unloading machinery and transporting timber ready for processing.

Full training will be given

 

Candidate must be:

  • Adaptable
  • 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

 

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

Position to start with immediate effect.

To apply, please email tom@thomsonsawmills.co.uk

If you do not hear anything from us within three weeks of your application being submitted please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

 

 

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