Yard Operative, JDT Leven 

Competitive salary

Discretionary bonus scheme

Flexible benefits

30 days’ holiday with additional days linked to service 

James Donaldson Timber, part of the Donaldson Group, established in 1860, is one of UK’s largest, privately owned timber companies. We are a family of 11 businesses and 6 brands, ranging from B2B, retail and ecommerce, all with shared values and a common vision. We are focused on always providing a number one customer experience, embracing innovation, and doing things in a sustainable way, not just for our business but also for the communities we operate in. But most of all, our People are at the heart of everything we do, which is why we are committed to nurturing and empowering our 1,700+ colleagues across the UK.

As a 6th generation family-owned business, Donaldson Group is committed to providing colleague benefits that are truly valuable. Our benefits package includes: 30 days’ holiday, inclusive of Statutory Bank Holidays, Length of service awards, Company sick pay, Employee Assistance Programme, (24/7 helpline, counselling sessions, legal, debt and life management advice line). We provide an additional catalogue of optional benefits including and not limited to, cycle to work schemes, holiday buy and sell and private medical insurance.

This Role

We are currently recruiting for Yard Operatives / Drivers to work at our JDT Leven site. This role is an excellent opportunity for enthusiastic, proactive, and reliable individuals to join our team.

Working within a fast-moving process environment, candidates must be able to display effective communication and problem solving skills.  Working as part of a team, candidates are required to be flexible and contribute to the team effort.

Key elements of this role are:

  • Unloading products from delivery vehicles and storing them in the correct area
  • Collecting and moving product around site
  • Load and unloading product from manufacturing equipment and storing them in the correct area.
  • Using barcode scanners when dealing with in/outward products
  • Loading delivery vehicles with completed product orders
  • Health and Safety
  • Housekeeping
  • Picking and laying out orders

Our Perfect Candidate 

Our perfect candidate will have the following attributes:

  • Seeks continual improvement in performance and processes.
  • Communicates with the team to ensure that targets are achieved.
  • A flexible approach and adapts to changing work environment.
  • Supports individual and team direction and development.
  • Maintains good working relationships at all times.
  • Implements integrated management systems.
  • A willingness to learn and develop.

We are seeking individuals with previous experience of Side Loader and Forklift Driving to join our team.  While a valid license is preferred, it’s not essential as we provide comprehensive training.  However, strong emphasis will be placed on candidates with prior experience of Forklift and Side Loader Operations.  If you have a knack for precision and safety in maneuvering these vehicles, we want to hear from you!

Hours for the role are 39 hours per week.  There are positions available on both Back and Night shift rotas.

If this sounds like the perfect job for you then do not hesitate to apply by sending your full C.V. to: Recruitment@donaldson-timber.co.uk

Warehouse Operative – Aberdeen 

Competitive salary

Discretionary bonus scheme

Flexible benefits

31 days’ holiday with additional days linked to service. 

Nu-Style, part of the Donaldson Group, established in 1860, is one of UK’s largest, privately owned timber companies. We are a family of 11 businesses and 6 brands, ranging from B2B, retail and ecommerce, all with shared values and a common vision. We are focused on always providing a number one customer experience, embracing innovation, and doing things in a sustainable way, not just for our business but also for the communities we operate in. But most of all, our People are at the heart of everything we do, which is why we are committed to nurturing and empowering our 1,700+ colleagues across the UK.

As a 6th generation family-owned business, Donaldson Group is committed to providing colleague benefits that are truly valuable. Our benefits package includes: 30 days’ holiday, inclusive of Statutory Bank Holidays, Length of service awards, Company sick pay, Employee Assistance Programme, (24/7 helpline, counselling sessions, legal, debt and life management advice line). We provide an additional catalogue of optional benefits including and not limited to, cycle to work schemes, holiday buy and sell and private medical insurance.

This Role

  • Pick stock products, efficiently, correctly and to a high standard.
  • Maintains clean, tidy and efficient working area.
  • Managing all incoming and outgoing goods including inspection, documentation sign off and safe storage.
  • Managing stock flow to meet production requirements with minimal waste.
  • Carrying out quality checks on finished products prior to despatch.
  • Ensuring health and safety procedures are always followed.
  • Execute deliveries resourcefully & efficiently as per delivery schedule.
  • Ensure all out-going goods match delivery notes.

Our Perfect Candidate 

Our perfect candidate will have the following attributes:

  • Previous experience within a warehouse/distribution environment.
  • Forklift truck licence and previous forklift experience.
  • Continual delivery of total customer satisfaction.
  • A get it right first time, every time attitude.
  • Seeks continual improvement in performance and processes.
  • Communicates with the team to ensure that targets are achieved.
  • A flexible approach and adapts to changing work environment.
  • Supports individual and team direction and development.
  • Maintains good working relationships at all times.
  • Upkeep and ability to work within an extremely demanding and fast paced organisation.

If this sounds like the perfect job for you then do not hesitate to apply by sending your full C.V. to: Recruitment@donaldson-timber.co.uk

 

MDF Operatives, JDT Leven 

Competitive salary

Discretionary bonus scheme

Flexible benefits

30 days’ holiday with additional days linked to service 

James Donaldson Timber, part of the Donaldson Group, established in 1860, is one of UK’s largest, privately owned timber companies. We are a family of 11 businesses and 6 brands, ranging from B2B, retail and ecommerce, all with shared values and a common vision. We are focused on always providing a number one customer experience, embracing innovation, and doing things in a sustainable way, not just for our business but also for the communities we operate in. But most of all, our People are at the heart of everything we do, which is why we are committed to nurturing and empowering our 1,700+ colleagues across the UK.

As a 6th generation family-owned business, Donaldson Group is committed to providing colleague benefits that are truly valuable. Our benefits package includes: 30 days’ holiday, inclusive of Statutory Bank Holidays, Length of service awards, Company sick pay, Employee Assistance Programme, (24/7 helpline, counselling sessions, legal, debt and life management advice line). We provide an additional catalogue of optional benefits including and not limited to, cycle to work schemes, holiday buy and sell and private medical insurance.

This Role

  • Assist in the setting, running and cleaning of the MDF paint line to produce MDF profiles to a high standard.
  • Carry out product quality checks.
  • Participate in C.I. activities.
  • Forklift Truck Experience (desirable)

Our Perfect Candidate 

Our perfect candidate will have the following attributes:

  • Seeks continual improvement in performance and processes.
  • Communicates with the team to ensure that targets are achieved.
  • A flexible approach and adapts to changing work environment.
  • Supports individual and team direction and development.
  • Maintains good working relationships at all times.
  • Implements integrated management systems.
  • A willingness to learn and develop.

Hours for the role are 46 hours per week.  This will be on a continental shift pattern which involves 4 days working followed by 4 days off, alternating between day and night shifts.

If this sounds like the perfect job for you then do not hesitate to apply by sending your full C.V. to: Recruitment@donaldson-timber.co.uk by Friday 5 April 2024.

Production Operative, Aberdeen 

Competitive salary

Discretionary bonus scheme

Flexible working patterns

31 days’ holiday with additional days linked to service 

Nu Style Products, part of the Donaldson Group, established in 1860, is one of UK’s largest, privately owned timber companies. We are a family of 17 businesses and brands, ranging from B2B, retail, ecommerce, all with shared values and a common vision, driven by the desire to always do good. We are focused on always providing a number one customer experience, embracing innovation, and doing things in a sustainable way, not just for our business but also for the communities we operate in. But most of all, our People are at the heart of everything we do, which is why we are committed to nurturing and empowering our 1,500+ colleagues across the UK.

We are ambitious about diversity and inclusion. If you’ve got the right skills for the job, we want to hear from you. We specifically encourage female candidates and those from minoritised ethnic groups to apply for this post as they are currently underrepresented in the manufacturing and construction sectors of our organisation.

As a 6th generation family-owned business, Donaldson Group is committed to providing colleague benefits that are truly valuable. Benefits include but are not limited to: 31 days’ holiday, inclusive of Statutory Bank Holidays, Length of service awards, Company sick pay, Employee Assistance Programme, (24/7 helpline, counselling sessions, legal, debt and life management advice line).

This Role

  • Ensuring compliance to all health and safety procedures and processes.
  • Ensuring work output conforms to technical specifications.
  • Updating production paperwork.
  • Ensuring that all products are produced in time with the production schedules.
  • Ensuring that all products meet the required quality specifications.

Our Perfect Candidate 

Our perfect candidate will have the following attributes:

  • Previous Production experience would be desirable along with forklift certificate.
  • Experience with operating machinery.
  • Ability to work on own initiative but understand level of responsibility within the team.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Good communications skills and the ability to interact with a wide range of people.
  • Ability to prioritise work and manage a number of tasks concurrently.
  • Be highly motivated.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

Hours of the role are 37 ½  per week, Monday to Friday, on a weekly shift pattern 6am – 2pm and 2pm – 10.00pm (this may change on occasions due to requirement to cover holidays)

If this sounds like the perfect job for you then do not hesitate to apply by sending your full C.V. to: Recruitment@donaldson-timber.co.uk

 

Wood Machinist, Leven 

Competitive salary.

Discretionary bonus scheme.

30 days’ holiday with additional days linked to service. 

James Donaldson Timber (JDT), Donaldson Group, established in 1860, is one of UK’s largest, privately owned timber companies. We are a family of 17 businesses, ranging from B2B, retail, ecommerce, all with shared values and a common vision, driven by the desire to always do good. We are focused on always providing a number one customer experience, embracing innovation, and doing things in a sustainable way, not just for our business but also for the communities we operate in. But most of all, our People are at the heart of everything we do, which is why we are committed to nurturing and empowering our 1,600+ colleagues across the UK.

This Role 

Working in a fast-paced Manufacturing environment your typical duties will include cutting the timber to desired lengths, sawing timber to the required sizes, produce moldings to details customer drawings, provide support and advice to mill operatives and always apply good housekeeping and Health & Safety practices.

It is essential that the individual holds a City & Guilds or equivalent qualification in Wood Machinery.

Our Perfect Candidate 

Our perfect candidate will have the following attributes:

  • Experience working with wood machine equipment.
  • Exceptional timekeeping and attendance record.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to follow procedures and work under pressure.
  • An eye for detail and be able to work well as part of a team.
  • Patience to carry out repetitive tasks.
  • A willingness to learn and develop.

As a 6th generation family-owned business, Donaldson Group is committed to providing colleague benefits that are truly valuable. Benefits include but are not limited to 30 days’ holiday, inclusive of Statutory Bank Holidays, Length of service awards, Company sick pay, Employee Assistance Programme, (24/7 helpline, counselling sessions, legal, debt and life management advice line).

If this sounds like the perfect job for you then do not hesitate to apply by sending your full C.V. to: Recruitment@donaldson-timber.co.uk