Wood Machinist

Solutions Recruitment
£8.50 per hour
04 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


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 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.

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