Job Vacancy

Wood Recycler – Wood collecting and Woodshop sales cover

Full time (40 hours) Monday to Friday.

Salary £18.6k

25 Days Annual Leave plus Bank holidays

We are keen to meet you if you believe in us…… and if you are a motivated and enthusiastic person who enjoys physical work and can also dazzle as a sales person.

The role involves providing cover for wood recycling operations wherever they are needed, principally to cover annual leave and sickness with occasional support for project work, such as preparing stock for sale.

You will ideally hold a clean driving licence and be fairly experienced as a driver. Based in Abingdon, our Wood collectors and 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. The role involves collecting and loading wood waste, usually from commercial properties and building sites across Oxfordshire, delivering customer orders of reclaimed wood or helping out by serving customers in The Woodshop.This position would suit a person who is hard working and above all passionate about the social and environmental values which inform our everyday activities at OWR.

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 – a reclaimed timber warehouse 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 from4, Suffolk Way or email                 Closing Date: Friday 12th July 2019.

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