Cabinet Maker / Crate Maker

Posted: 16th Jan

Hallam VIC

We are a national award winning manufacturer of custom boxes and crates. We specialise in uniquely engineering our boxes for particularly valuable and delicate items. Our clients include artists, art galleries and museums, freight forward and removals companies as well as large manufacturers.

We strive to deliver world class custom crating and safe delivery of the worlds most valuable goods therefore we place high value on:

  • Superior service, going over and above for each client
  • Thoroughness and dependability
  • Attention to detail
  • Accountability
  • Positivity and enthusiasm

We expect to continue its exponential growth and so this is an exciting time for the right candidate to join the team.

We expect a high level of dedication from our team, however you will be exposed to unparalleled opportunities for progression, continual skill training as well as personal and professional development.

This Role is 3 in 1... Crate Maker / Crate Packer & Client Liason!

With in-house training, the successful applicant will be involved in the entire production process, from design through to cutting edge manufacturing techniques and processes, to client facing delivery.You will be involved in making technical crates and packing the world's most valuable items into them, for safe delivery around the world. Your critical role as client liaison means you will deliver the crates to clients locally to get feedback, insight and new product ideas to share with the team.

Within the production team, you will be expected to:

  • Build custom crates, including the cutting of materials and operating of machinery
  • Adapt and manage priorities in a fast changing production process
  • Deliver, discuss with clients, manage expectations
  • Wrap and pack valuable items to a world class standard
  • Continually develop and evolve production process to enhance operation

Criteria:

  • Manualdrivers license mandatory
  • Experience working with drills, table saws and drop saws
  • Strong personal fitness
  • Strong communication skills
  • Outstanding attention to detail
  • Strong numeracy & spacial awareness.
  • Ability to work manually with hands and tools
  • Past employment references

Useful:

  • Forklift license
  • Crate making, carpentry, cabinet making experience
  • Understanding of lean manufacturing techniques (six sigma & 5S)
  • Experience working in manufacturing

We are looking for someone with great personality, character and willingness to learn and develop. Only if you strongly believe you match this criteria and are looking for a growing career in a growing ambitious company, then please apply.

Job Type: Full-time  Salary: $25.00 to $31.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Cabinet Making: 1 year (Required)

Licence:

  • Manual Driver's Licence (Required)

Work Eligibility:

  • The candidate can work permanently with no restriction on hours (Required)