Sawmill technician/Trainee technician

Alfa Staff & Training
Newport (Casnewydd)
11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
On behalf of our client, an established Timber Mill company based in Blackwood, Alfa Staff is recruiting a Saw/Trainee Saw Doctor to join their busy operations.

Successful candidate will be reporting to shift manager.

Main responsibilities:

·Sharpen chipper and canter knives

·Sharpen blades

·Wide Bandsaws

·Precision Grinding



·Adhering Health & Safety regulations

·Finding and reporting faults

Main attributes:

·Minimum 1 year working experience in a sawmill environment

·Effective communication skills

·Willingness to learn and improve existing skills

·Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines

·Being able to adjust and prioritise at short notice

MIG & Gas welding experience is also needed though not essential as the company has a qualified welder on-site.

We are looking for reliable and hard-working candidates who are willing to be a part of an award-winning team and help the company grow.

Working hours:

Monday-Friday 07.30-16.30 (some flexibility with overtime will be required)

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