Assembler / Machinist

Job Title: Assembler / Machinist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Accrington
Salary: £8.50 - £10.00 per hour
Start Date: 2019-07-14 00:00:00
Reference: FU01
Contact Name: Susan Dobbin
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 04, 2019 08:58

Job Description

Our client, a leading furniture manufacturer in the Accrington area is looking to recruit Assmbler/Machinists for their busy workshop.

As an Assembler/Machinist in the Assembly Department the role will be to carry out all aspects of Production Assembly in the factory. You will guarantee that the assembly remains a smooth and efficient process and that the finished product is complete to the standards the company expects and in the time frame allocated to the job. You will also be expected to monitor the progress of the assembly and report to your Supervisor if at any time you feel delivery dates are at threat. You will then assist the Supervisor in finding the relevant solution. You should be able to optimise day-to-day activities whilst minimising costs. The goal of the assembler is to ensure that Assembly is carried out in a timely manner and to the best quality to maximise profitability and ensure repeat orders where possible.

Key tasks and Responsibilities
  • Understand project to be completed
  • Obtain relevant drawings / information to complete the task  Locate all parts required for the project task  use of Manual Hand Tools and Small Mechanical Tools such as Sanders, Trimmers, Routers, Biscuit Jointer etc
  • Use of large Machinery such as Band Saw, Edge Bander, Dimension Saw, Speed Sander etc Assembly of furniture
  • Identify and rectify any faults and inform supervisor as priority
  • Work in an efficient and timely manner
  • Responsible for Health & Safety in and around the factory
  • Responsible for the upkeep and wearing of own PPE
  • Assist in keeping your work space clean & tidy
  • Any other duties required by Fuse in relation to the production of products

Essential Experience and Skills
  • Experience in using various types of manufacturing machinery and tools
  • Organisational abilities
  • Communication and Interpersonal skills 
  • Self-Motivated with a results driven approach 
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Flexible approach to working hours to ensure deadline are met
  • Joinery / Furniture Qualification and/or relevant experience 

  • Driving Licence — Desirable (some travel to site may be required)

Working hours are:
  • Mon to Thur - 06:45 - 15.45
  • Fri - 06.45 - 10.45
  • 38hrs per week
  • 28 days holiday per year including Bank Holidays
Some flexibility towards the above hours will be required due to the demands of project work
At times, Overtime may be compulsory to ensure customer needs are met  
May require some travel

Please apply with your CV, or call Stephen Windle on 01282 508826 for further information

Get similar jobs like these by email

By submitting your details you agree to our T&C's