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Workshop Manager - Joinery

Posted 13 days ago

  • Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • Any
  • External
  • Expires In 3 months
We operate two site teams working around the UK and our workshop team of 3-4 operatives based in our workshop helping out on site occasionally. Our workshop team manufactures a range of counters, bars, drinks units, cabinetry, timber claddings etc using reclaimed rustic materials as well as new. We also manufacture architectural joinery on a smaller scale, shopfronts doors etc all for the commercial sector.
We are recruiting for a hands on working workshop manager / foreman who thrives on working in a busy environment, flexible and decisive.
General daily tasks;
Daily meets with contracts manager discussing works moving forward
Delegating work
Collating information from work schedules / details / drawings
Working through day to day problems
Ordering materials / checking deliveries
Overseeing workshop H&S
Running of workshop keeping a clear and safe area environment
Turning site vans around with materials and equipment via a checklist for sites
When all manager tasks are complete then hands on helping out / manufacturing
Joinery (site or workshop) experience required, shopfitting experience beneficial. A general knowledge of all the building trades not essential but helpful, we would welcome someone moving across into the shopfitting sector and / or from site work.
Certification: First aid, Manual handling, Asbestos aware will be required and training can be offered as required for completion. Forklift licence will be beneficial and again training can be offered
Location: Within commutable distance from our offices & workshop SY1 3BF
Salary Full time PAYE our managers are earning £50-60k gross per annum
Base rate: £16.00
Overtime paid @ time & a half after 40 hours per week
Double time paid for any Saturday, Sundays and bank holidays as/if required
30 Days holiday included
Government Pension included with an employer contribution of 3% based on qualifying earnings
Wages paid weekly directly into your bank
Company vehicle can be negotiated as part of your contract if required