Workshop Foreman

Luton, UK

Full Time

Monday to Friday - 7.30am to 5pm

About the role

This is an exciting opportunity to work for a well-established, family-owned Joinery business with 145 years’ experience in the industry based in Luton.

The successful candidate will be an excellent Bench Joiner currently performing a supervisory role and the salary for this role is negotiable depending on experience.

Reporting to the Production manager the suitable candidate will take a lead role within the workshop ensuring works are carried out to a high standard and in a timely manner, driving both efficiency & quality. You will have a proven track record manufacturing bespoke Joinery using various materials including but not limited to solid timbers, sheet materials, laminates, veneers & solid surface.

As a Working Foreman/woman you will supervise the team together with performing bench joinery tasks, including:
• Carrying out the assembly and construction of all Joinery items
• Reading drawings and instructions
• Setting out
• Proficient and safe in the use of modern woodworking machinery, powered and hand tools
• Ability to work to deadlines
• Planning work and work station
• Requiring minimal supervision to produce work
• Some site work may be required and, therefore, site working experience would be advantageous,
though not essential.

Requirements

Successful applicants will have a minimum of 5 years experience and hold either a City and Guilds/NVQ2 or equivalent Joinery qualification.


CNC experience would also be advantageous, though not essential.


You will be well presented, highly motivated and willing to work within a close knit team and possess a meticulous eye for detail and quality.