Trainee Craftsman/Labourer/Machine Operator

Full time J R Henderson & Sons in Manufacturing , in Retail / wholesale
  • New Elgin Rd, Elgin , IV30 6BA View on Map
  • Post Date : December 21, 2021
  • Salary: £10.00 / Hourly
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  • Please tick the age group this placement is targeted at : 16 - 24 Years

Job Description

For over 100 years, the Henderson family of Elgin has been building a reputation for quality, selecting only the finest Granite, Marble and Slate from Europe, Africa, India, America and the United Kingdom, for use in the construction industry. Projects the organisation undertakes include supply and fitting of cladding for shop fronts; kitchens and vanity tops; fireplace surrounds; commercial interiors; hand and machine carving of exterior signs; restoration advice and repair for historical and precious monuments and sculptures. Working closely with architects our craftsmen provide a cut to size service meeting exact specification requirements. To find out more about the organisation, please follow the link – https://www.elgin-marble.co.uk/our-story

The successful candidates will be undertaking various stonemasonry, labouring and machine operating work at our yard in Elgin and out and about in Moray.  Some of the duties include:

·         Cleaning and preparing the yard

·         Operating and tending machinery and heavy equipment

·         Assisting skilled tradespeople with their duties

·         Working and preparing stone

·         Working with a range of hand tools

·         Working outdoors and indoor settings

·         Operating machinery

·         Working with a team

Essential skills, experience and qualifications

  • No previous experience is required
  • The ability to work well with your hands
  • The ability to use your initiative
  • To be thorough and pay attention to detail
  • The ability to work well with others
  • Ambition and a desire to succeed
  • Deliver customer service skills

Working pattern and contracted hours

8am-4:30pm -Monday -Thursday

8am – 3:30pm – Friday