Job Title: Joiner
Location: Bugthorpe, York, YO41
Salary: The commencing salary will be dependent on skills and experience.
Job type: Permanent/Full-time – Working hours are 8am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday with a 15-minute break in the morning and a 30-minute break for lunch. Some overtime may be available during the summer months.
Garrowby Estate is a traditional agricultural estate extending to 13,250 acres, located 13 miles east of York. The estate comprises the following:
* Two principal houses
* 40 let farms
* 750 acre in-hand farm
* Stud farm
* 1140 acres of forestry
* 140 let houses and cottages
* Various commercial properties including a village pub
Garrowby Estate and three other estates owned by the Halifax family are managed from the Estate Office in Bugthorpe.
About the role:
The Joinery Department, which works alongside the Building Department and contractors, consists of a Head Joiner, a Joinery Foreman and two joiners. An experienced, versatile and skilled individual is required to join the department. The position offers a varied workload within an attractive working environment.
Reporting to the Head Joiner and operating from Garrowby Sawmill, the successful applicant will probably have NVQ or equivalent qualifications and will be required to fulfil the following criteria:
* Experienced and competent in a broad range of site joinery skills, property repairs, maintenance and improvement work.
* Bench joinery skills would also be an advantage as we have a fully equipped Joinery Workshop.
* Self-motivated and capable of producing high quality work on a consistent basis.
* Ability to work on own initiative and solve problems.
* A friendly character is essential with the ability to interact with a wide range of people.
The successful applicant will be entitled to join the pension scheme and the employer will contribute 6% of salary.
Holiday entitlement is 29 working days including Public Holidays.
The successful applicant will be expected to commence work as soon as possible.
The closing date for applications is Friday 8th July 2022.
Please click on the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter for this role.
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