Apprentice Wood Machinist - Intermediate (Level 2)


James Donaldson Timber Limited

Training Provider:


Weekly wage £152.10
39.0 hours per week Monday - Thursday: 8.00am - 4.45pm, Friday: 8.00am - 3.30pm, 30 minutes lunch, 2x 15 minutes break.
duration: 24 months
start: 3 June 2020
Intermediate (Level 2)
Furniture, Furnishings and Interiors Manufacturing (apprenticeship standard)
20 May 2020 (application closing date)
James Donaldson Timber Limited are looking to take on an Apprentice Wood Machinist to be based in Chorley and complete a level 2 Apprenticeship in Furniture qualification. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full-time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.


Duties will include:

  • Running wood-based machinery
  • Updating paperwork and documents
  • Learning general health and safety
  • Setting up machines to specs required
  • Checking quality of finished products
  • Packing / biding finished products
  • General cleaning duties

Future Prospects

  • To continue onto full time employment

Skills Required

  • Excellent Communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Flexible and adaptable in approach

Qualities Required

  • Keen and willing to learn
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Work well as part of a team and on own initiative
  • Practical skills
  • Adhere to health and safety regulations

Qualifications Required

  • No formal qualifications required

Training Provided

  • Intermediate level 2 Apprenticeship in Furniture Occupations
  • Including NVQ and functional skills maths and English
  • Work based learning
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