Workshop Technician & Finisher 

Location
Ludlow, Shropshire
Salary
Good
Posted
24 Sep 2018
Closes
22 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Workshop Technician & Finisher 

Rupert Bevan are makers of bespoke furniture, finishes and contract fittings including mirrors.

Our ever-expanding workshop facilities in Ludlow includes a finishing and assembly workshop.

We are now looking for a skilled, experienced, hardworking, and committed Workshop Technician/Finisher who has practical knowledge & experience of both workshop joinery and various finishing techniques. Finishes would be mostly hand produced and should include staining & polishing, waxing, and oiling.

You will be part of a dynamic team with prospects for personal development and advancement.  This is an opportunity to join a thriving and growing business working at the top end of the bespoke furniture industry.

Key responsibilities

  • Working with a variety of materials, principally wood, brass, zinc and mirror glass
  • Applying finishes to wood and metal – e.g., staining, oiling, polishing, waxing as well as patinating and painting
  • Furniture assembly/frame making for Mirrors/sample production
  • Keeping workshop tidy

Skills requirement

  • Ideally you will have good all-round practical skills
  • Joinery and shop-fitting skills are required.
  • Veneering
  • Furniture assembly
  • Furniture and Metal Finishing
  • Workshop organisation
  • Site fitting as required
  • Computer literacy (not essential)
  • Understand and read working drawings
  • Full clean driving licence
  • Work under own initiative with a positive can-do attitude

Hours: Monday - Friday 8.30-5.30 but there may be times when overtime will be needed during busy periods

CV Applications to be directed via email: Click Apply

 


 

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