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Cabinet Maker Ref. 417

Manufacturing
£32,412 to £34,657 Plus up to a £3,000 welcome package*
This position is for 37 hours per week Monday to Friday on a permanent basis.

HMGCC has an exciting opportunity for a Cabinet Maker to join our growing team. Here you will have the opportunity to be creative, working with the latest technology and manufacturing equipment to produce bespoke fixtures and fittings for a range of different requirements.

What makes HMGCC different is that you'll have the opportunity to get involved in a diverse range of product designs. You will be turning a concept or idea into a product, creating the necessary build­ to-documentation to enable repeat manufacture and end-to-end development. You'll use your skill and experience to solve a range of challenges whilst working with a variety of engineers and customer's. You will have the opportunity to mentor less experienced design engineers. We'll give you the opportunity to be creative and decide how you want to get the work done, as long as you can deliver.


Technical Skills

We would need you to already have:

• Principles & Practice of Furniture Making Level 3 City & Guilds Diploma or
• City and Guilds relevant qualification (Level 2 or higher) in Furniture, Furnishings and Wood Machining (5780) or
• Equivalent qualification or
• Proven experience working within the cabinet making industry.
• Competent in all aspects of cabinet making, carpentry, and joinery, and knowledge of various timber properties and suitability in different conditions.
• Ability to interpret technical drawings.
• Familiar with the use of fixed workshop machinery

To strengthen your application it would be desirable if you have:

• CNC experience.
• Woodturning experience.
• Experience of CAD software.
• A knowledge of industry and associated trades
• Experience in software packages: e.g.Visio, CAD, Office 2010.


Personal Skills

To work as a Cabinet Maker you will be the type of person who:

• Ability to work on own initiative, and also work well in a team.
• Demonstrates an attention to detail and quality.
• Willing to work overtime (sometimes at short notice) including weekends to meet requirements.
• Conscientious, self-motivated and flexible in your approach, including the ability to respond effectively to changes.
• Ability to think outside the box, using initiative, to create solutions.
• Good written and oral communications skills.


Putting Your Skills To Use

Using your expertise as part of our team you will:

• Design and manufacture products in collaboration with other engineering teams to meet requirements.
• Carry out an appropriate level of quality control and assurance.
• Produce an appropriate level of documentation.
• Be responsible for your continued professional development.
• Contribute to the continued development of technology and manufacture at HMGCC.


You will play an integral part in ensuring that our products meet overall system requirements. In return we will offer you a positive and creative environment to work in and give you all of the tools and training to develop and be the best that you can be. For the right individual there is the possible opportunity for travel around the UK and overseas to support HMGCC.

To find out more about HMGCC and how we are truly individual both as an organisation and an employer visit the 'about us’ link.


*If you are relocating to the area then we can discuss the possibility of a relocation package.

Please note shortlisting will not be carried out until after the closing date for this role.