Production Operative

National Timber Group

Richmond, United Kingdom

Advertised Salary: Competitive Salary / Overtime / Shift Allowance

Ref#: 138733

Date published: 19-Nov-2021

Experts in timber since 1979, National Timber Systems, part of the National Timber Group are looking to recruit Production Operatives to join the Production site in Brompton-on-Swale, North Yorkshire.

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic, flexible and a reliable team player with good literacy and numeracy skills. An interest in, or previous experience of basic woodworking would be advantageous although not essential as full training will be given.

Job responsibilities:
  • Assisting in the assembly of timber components to order requirements
  • Picking products for orders
  • Loading/unloading vehicles
  • Use of equipment, machinery and plant (after training)
  • Completion of basic standard paperwork

Hours of Work hours:
37.5 hours per week Mon-Fri either 6.00am to 2.00pm or 2.00pm to 10.00pm, competitive hourly rate + percentage shift allowance paid for all basic 37.5 hours. Agreed hours over 37.5 paid at overtime rates.
39 hours per week, Mon-Thurs 8.00am to 4.30pm, Fri 8.00am to 3.30pm, competitive basic hourly rate + all agreed hours worked over 39 paid at overtime rates.

Training and Development
We will provide on the job training for all of the key aspects of this role, as part of your employment.

We are always trying to attract employees who will add value to our business and that we can help to develop. So, if you have a desire to learn, to take on new experiences and responsibilities, and want to progress your career, then we will aim to provide that opportunity for you. We actively look for people who want to stay and develop with us, and we work hard to provide an environment that helps our employees to progress.

Pay and benefits:
  • Competitive salary (+ 16.5% shift allowance for 6-2/2-10) paid during initial 3-month probationary period
  • Hourly rate increases available following successful completion of probationary period
  • Further increases available following training to achieve semi-skilled or skilled status
  • Further increases available for achievement of specific skills
  • Overtime paid at 1.5 time during week over basic hours and Saturdays or double time for Sundays and Bank Holidays
  • Shift allowance paid at 16.5% extra for all basic 37.5 hours worked 6.00-2.00 or 2.00-10.00
  • Realistic earning potential of more than 29% above National Minimum/Living Wage for skilled operatives
  • Promotion opportunities
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Employee Assistance programme
  • Access to rewards and benefits platform

The National Timber Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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