Timber Case Maker

Posted 19 March 2024
Salary Up to £10.42 per hour + term. to perm.
Job type Temporary
Specialism Warehouse & Distribution
Expiry 19 April 2024

Job description

Job Vacancy: Timber Case Maker (Pallet Maker)

Job Type: Full-time, Temporary to Permanent

Position Overview:
Are you a skilled Timber Case Maker with a passion for woodworking and manufacturing? Our client, a well-established woodworking company based in Greater Manchester, is seeking a dedicated individual to join their team. This is a full-time position with the opportunity for temporary to permanent employment, providing you with stability and career growth in a dynamic environment.

As a Timber Case Maker, you will play a pivotal role in our production process. Your duties will include:

* Assembling wood using air staplers.
* Using hand tools to pre-assemble components.
* Operating a panel saw and various woodworking machinery.
* Assembly of wood using screws and staples.
* Working on a fast-paced production line/Bench.
* Utilising a variety of hand tools for repairing pallets, ranging from minor fixes to full repairs.
* Using a pneumatic nail gun to repair or assemble pallets.
* Managing pallets on the repair table by removing defective boards, replacing them with new boards, and securing them with nails.
* In the assembly department, stocking boards and nails based on the type of pallet desired.
* Taking responsibility for troubleshooting jams and performing basic maintenance on the saw.
* Be prepared for physical work, including standing for extended periods and repeatedly lifting pallets.
To excel in this role, you should possess the following:
* Essential experience working with air tools and sanders within a manufacturing environment.
* Previous production experience, with a preference for those who have worked with wood products.
* The ability to work effectively as part of a team, contributing to a collaborative and productive work environment.
* Access to your own transport is preferable due to the location.
* Safety shoes are required, and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), including dust masks, hearing protection, and safety glasses, will be provided.
* You will receive a comprehensive risk assessment and induction on your first day of the assignment to ensure your safety and understanding of our processes.

Hours of Work:

* Monday to Thursday: 07.00-15.30
* Friday: 07.00-12.30

How to Apply:

If you are a dedicated Timber Case Maker with a strong work ethic and the desire to excel in a woodworking role, we encourage you to apply for this position. For more information or to submit your application, please contact Daniel Gale at 0161 238 9772.

Time Recruitment Solutions Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.