As a Joiner for TopHat you will assist in the manufacture of a variety of modular, timber framed house types.

The Joiner’s main responsibilities will include:

  1. To work as a member of a team on the manufacturing lines to assist with the production of timber framed homes
  2. To produce a high standard of second fix joinery work
  3. Internal fit out such as doors, walls, stairs and stud wall partitions to accurate and tight tolerances
  4. Producing an aesthetically correct end product
  5. To assist in continuously improving performance in the areas of output, cost, quality and service whilst maintaining a safe working environment
  6. Use good communication during changeover / handover with colleagues
  7. Understand and contribute to departmental goals

Personal Qualities

  1. Team Player
  2. Is not knocked off balance by ambiguity uncertainty and change
  3. Ability to demonstrate TopHat values.

Functional Skills and Experiences

  1. NVQ level 2 in Joinery essential
  2. Previous joinery experience
  3. Experience in Production / Process joinery, preferably in modular buildings

Applying for a Position

This is a full-time position and is based at TopHat, Park Avenue, Dove Valley Park, Foston, Derby, DE65 5BT.

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