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Vacancy: Wood Machinist/Bench Hand

As a well-established house builder, we have an opportunity for a Wood Machinist / Bench Hand in our Timber Frame Manufacturing workshop to assist with cutting and assembling timber kit panels.  This position would suit someone with experience of working in a similar environment using woodworking machines.

Position: Permanent

Start: ASAP

Location: Carnoustie

Hours: Full time 39 hrs per week

Hours of Work: Monday- Thursday 8am – 4.30pm, Friday 8am – 3.30pm

Duties include:    

  • Accurately measure and cut timber for assembly
  • Responsibility for the safe operation and maintenance of wood working machines
  • Effective use of timber to minimise waste

Skills required:

  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to read cutting lists
  • Be physically fit and able to lift materials
  • Keep a clean and safe working environment
  • Experience of driving a forklift would be beneficial

Salary: Negotiable depending on experience


Contact D J Laing Homes Ltd on (01241) 802205 or e-mail


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