Have you worked with wood, using hand tools and machinery with a good eye for detail? We are recruiting for a Wood Crate Maker/ Export Packer to join a leading worldwide organisation in Avonmouth. Hourly rate £11-12 per hour dependent on experience plus overtime working 8am-4.30pm Mon-Fri, excellent benefits and UK and worldwide travel!
As a Case Maker, you will be working as part of a team of 10, manufacturing crates for various equipment which varies in weight and size, most of which will be exported worldwide for high profile clients. You will work from a drawing, working out all dimensions, timber and materials needed to then use industrial saws, CNC machinery and hand tools to construct the casing to meet the specification provided.
It is essential you have worked with wood previously, either crate or pallet making with good knowledge of using hand tools and nail guns. Experience of export packing is beneficial with the ability to read technical drawings. A good level of Maths is required. Carpentry or joinery skills would be advantageous.
This is a permanent role based in Avonmouth although travel within the UK and abroad is required in this role so you MUST be prepared to travel. Your own transport is also required for the role due to the location.
You must be willing to undergo a DBS check for the role and must not have any unexplained employment gaps of longer than 28 days in the last 5 years.
The role would suit: Pallet Maker, Case Maker, Export Packer, Woodshop Machinist, Crate Maker.
Commutable from: Bristol, Avonmouth, Severn Beach, Chepstow, Newport, Aust, Bradley Stoke, Nailsea, Portishead, Clevedon, Shirehampton, Henbury, Westbury on Trym, Caldicot.
Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.