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Truss Plant Operator

K & B Timber & Hardware Mt Gambier, South Australia

2nd Year Visa Eligible

Job Description

Banner Mitre 10 and Keith Timber Group operating under K&B Timber & Hardware Pty Ltd

Join our winning team of over 380 staff across 17 sites in South Australia and Victoria
Great Monday to Friday position - Immediate start!
Benefit from staff assistance programs, staff discounts, opportunities to train to diploma level + bonus day off to celebrate your birthday
Great opportunity for a Casual Truss Plant Operator to join our Banner Mitre 10 Frame and Truss Plant located at our Mt Gambier site.

With a network of hardware and building supplies stores, truss and frame manufacturing plants, a distribution centre and a home selection centre we offer a diverse range of career opportunities!

The Role

As a Truss Plant Operator, you will be responsible for the production of wall, floor and roof trusses and frames. A sound technical aptitude is essential. A carpentry background with specific knowledge of timber types/gradings and allied building products is desirable.

The work is required both inside our warehouse and in our yard. We are looking for hardworking people in the local and surrounding areas, as well as dedicated people looking to relocate.

This role is a casual position and paid conditions as per the Timber Industry Award

All shortlisted candidates will be required to undertake a pre-employment medical (including drug and alcohol testing).

Responsibilities include:

Production of wall, floor and roof trusses and frames
Ensure production is accurate and produced on time
Work with team to reach production budgets
Participate in plant stock takes
High awareness of site safety and duty of care for team, staff and site visitors
Report any machine or tool faults
Open and close plant when required
Commitment to customer service
Maintain a high level of housekeeping
Understand and follow company procedures
Required skills and attributes:

Fit and healthy
Can take direction and follow instructions
Able to do hard, repetitive work
Experience in labour, mechanical, production work preferred
Previous truss and frame experience preferred
Ability to read and interpret plans
Excellent numeracy and literacy skills
Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well within a team
Strong understanding of WHS requirements
Current drivers licence
Forklift licence, White Card and First Aid certificate are desirable
We extend a high level of autonomy to our people and believe our company is a friendly and rewarding place to work.

Our people enjoy the benefits of a staff assistance program, generous staff discounts, opportunities to train to diploma level and the bonus of a paid day off to celebrate their birthday.

To Apply

Please submit a combined cover letter and resume telling us about yourself, your career achievements, and why you see yourself working in the K & B Timber & Hardware Group.

To learn more about:

Banner Mitre 10 visit

Keith Timber visit

If you have a clear understanding of manufacturing, can cope with heavy lifting, and are looking for an opportunity to go beyond the customers' expectations - we want to hear from you!

Apply now!

Postcode: 5290 (Mt Gambier, South Australia)

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  This job vacancy was been posted over 40 days ago, but is still active and currently accepting new applications.

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K & B Timber & Hardware

Member since: September 2018

K & B Timber & Hardware supply building materials and pre-fab trusses and frames to the building industry in South Australia and Western Victoria.
Our manufacturing sites are based in Keith, Mt Gambier and Edinburgh SA, while we have various hardware sites in major regional and metro areas in South Australia.

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