Wood Machinist

Location Southampton
Salary £28000 - £30000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Boat Building
Reference J9045
Marine Resources are proud to be supporting their long standing client with a requirement for wood machinists.

Working in an established saw mill, you will support joiners and boat builders in producing sized and shaped timber for applications from high end interior joinery to exterior woodwork. Working with a range of exotic soft and hard woods, you will be a crucial part of producing some of the worlds finest yachts.

Operating machines to cut/produce timber from drawings to the required client specifications. The successful applicant must demonstrate a precise eye for detail and be committed to working to tight deadlines whilst maintaining the highest quality.

Key job responsibilities:

§ Operating machines to cut timber to client specifications working to specific deadlines

§ To proficiently operate machinery such as Four-Sided Cutters and Spindle Moulders.

§ To undertake quality checks on own work and others

§ Work collaboratively as part of the Joinery department to ensure the delivery of high-quality boat furniture across a luxury yacht range.

Adhere to Health & Safety guidelines, maintaining good housekeeping and monitoring the extraction system.


· Min 22 days holiday can purchase additional to 25 days
· 2 years – 23 days
· 5 years – 24 days
· Can sell holiday, retain 20 days

· 5% employee
· 3% employer

Hours – depends on site – 40 hours/week
-0700 – 1530 – 5 days
-0600 – 1630 – 4 days

-Enhanced rates

Shift patterns:
-Lates/early available according to operational need

-Cycle to work scheme
-Lifeworks EAP
-Safety shoe allowance up to £50
-Sickness Insurance Scheme
-Death in service scheme

For more details please apply or get in touch!
Tom Scott 07780 583 837

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