Vacancies

Handrails Creations is a fascinating and rewarding place to work. Skilled and talented people are integral to our success, and we are always on the lookout for new talent. If you want to be part of our success, please send us your CV and covering letter: info@handrailcreations.co.uk


Current roles:

TIMBER MANUFACTURE OPERATIVE

The successful candidate will be responsible for a range of activities:

  • Hand finishing – Using machines and hand tools to sand each hardwood piece through various grades to achieve a high quality finish.
  • Hand carving – as part of finishing handrails, using chisels and specialist tools to carve and repair pre-machined handrails
  • Timber preparation – using various saws, planers and other machinery to cut timber to size prior to CNC machine process.
  • Assembling products – using hand tools and basic joinery techniques to assemble and pre-build our products before dispatch
  • Other Duties – General workshop duties, troubleshooting mechanical issues, taking charge of deliveries, quality control with raw materials, tooling re-grind requirements, setting up and using JIGs etc.
  • Possibility to learn and explore French Polishing opportunities within the company

Skills

  • Candidates should preferably have some experience in the woodworking industry.
  • Proven troubleshooting ability
  • Ability to work on your own initiative
  • Attention to detail and an eye for quality standards
  • Excellent time management

Education

  • GSCE level in Maths Science & English
  • Vocational courses / apprenticeships in relevant field preferable

Contractual

  • 40 hours per week, Mon-Fri 08.00 – 16.45 with breaks and lunch
  • Attractive hourly wage, dependent on experience
  • Overtime opportunities likely