Wood Machinist

Recruiter
Solutions Recruitment
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£20,000 per annum
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Wood Machinist

Salary/Rate

£10/hour

Location

Birmingham

Company

Solutions Recruitment

Description

Wood machinist required with proven previous experience, a good understanding of the relevant Health and safety aspects involved.

The candidate must be able to read drawings set/change tools and operate the following machine types:

Panel saw
Ripsaw
Xcut saw
Planer thicknesser
4 sided through feed planer moulder
Spindle moulder
Mortice and Tennon
Wide belt sander

Please note that this is a skilled vacancy if you do not have the relevant knowledge and experience please do not apply.

The ideal candidate will have:
excellent practical skills
the ability to follow detailed instructions
good levels of concentration and attention to detail
excellent maths skills to make calculations and take measurements

Your day-to-day duties may include:
planning jobs following detailed technical drawings
selecting the right type of wood for a particular product
working out the amount of timber needed
cutting and shaping timber, using tools like saws, planes and routers
cleaning workshop tools and servicing equipment
using computer numerically controlled (CNC) equipment
using computer aided design and manufacturing (CAD/CAM) methods