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Positive Futures

We are proud to have a culture that has no limits on personal development. From sales to site, finance to factory we encourage all of our colleagues to continually develop and grow. We believe that great companies hire great people and we’re always looking out for new talent. Would you like to work with us? Contact us at DTScareers@donaldsontimbersystems.com or apply for one of the current opportunities below.

 

Timber Frame Erectors Wanted

Donaldson Timber Systems (formerly Stewart Milne Timber Systems) are looking for Timber Frame Erectors to work on a series of builds. Working with us will ensure you’ll benefit from long term contracts; good rates of pay; training; benefits from working with experts in timber frame. To discuss these opportunities give us a call. Contact: Adam Greenfield, M: 07773 969426 or Andy Langton, M: 07824 898655 or email DTScareers@donaldsontimbersystems.com

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Contracts Manager

DATE ADDED: September 16, 2022

Reporting to the Construction Manager, through the development and strong leadership of your team of Contract Supervisors, you will have responsibility to develop and deliver build programme with emphasis on pre agreed standards of health & safety; quality; customer satisfaction; bringing in each site within agreed delivery and budget targets.

  • Previous experience as Site Manager housebuilding/main contractor
  • Demonstrate ability to assess scaffolding design and build to current legislative standards
  • CSCS accreditation

Forklift Truck Driver

DATE ADDED: September 15, 2022

In keeping with the specific importance given to Health & Safety and the Environment by Donaldson Timber Systems, you will also have specific accountabilities as set out in our Corporate Responsibility for Health & Safety and Environmental Policy.

  • Support process improvements within the yard and logistics area.
  • Report issues of a health & safety nature, problems with equipment or materials, etc.
  • Build and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues within the logistics team, the factory shop floor, haulage drivers and Factory Management.

Pre-Construction Coordinator

DATE ADDED: September 1, 2022

Reporting to the Technical Manager, you will be assisting with ensuring the clear, concise and timely information transfer between the client and drawing office in the form of architects drawings and details.

  • Awareness of timber frame construction
  • Awareness of timber frame manufacturing
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD

Senior Quantity Surveyor – Witney

DATE ADDED: August 30, 2022

Reporting to the Commercial Manager, the Senior Quantity Surveyor is a key member of the Commercial department, responsible for delivering successful projects, from order through to final account, ranging in value from £500k to £5M.

  • Reviewing and approving the fortnightly sub-contractor payments
  • Ensuring the continuous development of the Assistant and Quantity Surveyors
  • Maintaining close dialogue with the Construction team to determine site progress and other site related issues

Design Technician – Aberdeen

DATE ADDED: August 30, 2022

Reporting to the Senior Design Technician the role is undertake the design of timber frame superstructures, roofs, joinery and quantify associated components in accordance with the customer’s architectural designs, the agreed specification, the structural engineering and all to the required budgetary costs and requisite quality standards.

  • Demonstrate excellent organisational skills, ability to manage & report information
  • A good working knowledge of Consultec timber frame software or similar e.g. Mitek Wood Engine
  • Demonstrate a knowledge of timber frame design.

 Factory Operatives

DATE ADDED: June 27, 2022

You will be a key member of the Manufacturing Team, responsible for manufacturing timber frame or joinery components.

  • Clear and accurate recording of information required to maintain the production systems.
  • Evidence and experience of working with hands
  • Good knowledge and grasp of basic arithmetic and the ability to understand technical drawings

Design Administrator

DATE ADDED: June 13, 2022

Reporting to the Senior Design Technician, you will provide administration support to the Design Team by ensuring files are up to date and printed in a timeous manner to provide to the factory for manufacture.

  • Ensure accurate data input from excel sheets into Axapta for Design BOM’s
  • Timeous completion of photocopying and printing of drawings and documents
  • Moving and storing of drawings / files within the network in a controlled manner.

Factory Operatives

DATE ADDED: April 19, 2022

Reporting to the Production Supervisor you will be a key member of the team responsible for manufacturing timber frame or joinery components

  • Training in timber frame manufacture
  • Working with technical drawings
  • Support product and process improvements

Joiner/Joiner’s Mate

DATE ADDED: April 19, 2022

Reporting to the Production Supervisor you will be an important member of the manufacturing team responsible for ensuring high standards are maintained

  • Responsibility for high standards to a target rate
  • Conduct regular Health and Safety and Quality checks
  • Work on own initiative