Job Vacancy 

    Counter sales/ Customer Service (Part Time – Saturdays).

We are keen to meet you if you share our values…..……CARE for our environment….. RESPECT for people’s journey towards working……LOVE of all things wood.

We’d like you to join us to work if you are also a motivated and enthusiastic person who enjoys some physical work and can provide dazzling customer service. We would like to see more applications from women, who are currently under represented in our sales team.

You’ll provide counter sales and customer service on Saturday’s at our Abingdon Woodshop. Operating the till, helping customers choose the wood for their projects, helping them stay safe in the Woodshop, carrying to car and re-sizing wood on the cross cut and table saw (after training of course).

Our sales team are able to safely lift and carry timber and panel board and work well as a team in working safely and within their capacity. They are able to complete regulatory paperwork and communicate well with customers.

About Oxford Wood Recycling (OWR)

OWR is a well-established and pioneering social enterprise and registered charity based in Abingdon, Oxfordshire with a mission to address disadvantage among people seeking work and facing real barriers to finding a job. The organisation typically supports people who live with a disability or who have experienced mental or physical ill-health. Twinned with the social mission is the environmental aim to increase the reuse of wood and timber in the community by recovering timber from commercial waste streams and promoting its re-use via sales and information at the Woodshop – an Alladins cave of reclaimed timber based at the Abingdon site.

Please apply with your CV and a short cover letter telling us why you would like to work for OWR to or send by post for the attention of The Administrator, or in person, to Oxford Wood Recycling, 4, Suffolk Way, Abingdon OX14 5JX

Full Job Description available from 4, Suffolk Way or email


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