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Manufacturing Operative

Ref: Ste/962
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Construction / Property
Location: Witney

Factory Operative

The Stewart Milne Group is one of the UK’s leading home builders, concentrating on building quality residential homes and commercial builds for a range of customers including government bodies, private and public companies, local councils and private clients. We have a reputation for high quality and innovation with a market leading position based on our expertise, innovation, quality and our commitment to providing the best service to our customers. 

Our Timber Systems division is the leading provider of Timber Frame construction solution to the Private, Social / Affordable and Commercial / public works sectors. We operate throughout the United Kingdom and have three manufacturing plants, Witney Oxfordshire, Westhill Aberdeen, and Grangemouth, Scotland with regional offices in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Manchester.

Due to exciting new developments and increased production levels, Stewart Milne timber Systems are recruiting both Dayshift and Backshift Factory Operatives for our Witney factory. 

Reporting to the Production Supervisor, you will be a key member of the Manufacturing Team, responsible for manufacturing time frame or joinery components. You will have the opportunity to use your skills and knowledge within the role with a clear emphasis on safety; quality; and productivity.

In keeping with the specific importance given to Health & Safety and the Environment by Stewart Milne Group you have the specific accountabilities as set out in our Corporate Responsibility for Health & Safety and Environment Policy.

We will offer you the chance to develop your skills further through in-house training.

Essential Technical Expertise

  • A background in joinery, timber frame manufacture or timber frame erection is beneficial
  • Proven work experience of manual work as level of physical work will be required
  • Good knowledge and grasp of basic arithmetic
  • Ability to understand technical drawings is beneficial
  • Nail & power tools experience

Salary and Benefits

Stewart Milne Group is proud to develop our employees, offering career development and promotion opportunities across the Group.

  • Competitive rate of pay
  • Targeted related pay
  • Generous Holiday Entitlement
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Flexible Benefits Package

If this sounds like the right step for your career, please apply via link or email careers@stewartmilne.com