MDF Operative – JDT, Leven

March 19, 2024

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: by Friday 5 April 2024.