Timber Works Operative

Job Reference
Salary Description
£9.88 per hour
Contract Type
Temp to Perm

Are you looking for a rewarding, active position which will allow you to gain valuable experience within a family run business? Our client is looking for Timber Frame Production Operatives on a temporary-ongoing basis where the position WILL go permanent for the right candidate between 12-18 weeks.

With over 180 years' trading experience, our client has grown to provide not only the widest range of products, but expertise, service and knowledge within their field. With a nationwide network of branches supplying timber and building materials, kitchens and a dedicated manufacturing division supplying timber engineering services, they are focused on providing market leading choice, quality, service and value.

The Details:

  • Monday - Friday
  • 8am - 5pm
  • £9.88 per hour
  • Fairford


  • Attendance bonus potential (up to £85 per month)
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • 'Save While you Spend' scheme with over 6,000 retailers
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Extra company benefits if taken on permanently, such as discounts and rewards.

The Role of Production Operative:

  • Manual Lifting of Timber materials
  • Movement of stock around site using various equipment
  • Forming Timber into truss shapes
  • Clamping Timber using metal plates
  • Maintaining Health and Safety Standards and Procedures and Good Housekeeping
  • Loading and unloading delivery vehicles
  • Serving and checking customer collections
  • Moving stock to storage areas
  • Picking and packing orders
  • Responsibility for minimising stock losses by checking customer vehicles before they leave the site

Required Skills and Experience for Production Operative:

  • Warehouse and customer service experience
  • Experience of working within a Timber/Builder’s Merchant is an advantage, although full training can be provided for the right applicant
  • Be happy to do manual work with potential heavy lifting
  • Sideloader licence (desirable)
  • Be able to work well in a team, and alone when required

If you would like to give us a call prior to applying for more information, or to understand any other vacancies we have please call and ask for Lisa for a confidential conversation. We look forward to hearing from you.


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