At Nicklin our board and employees are known for their dedication, reliability and loyalty. In most cases, people work for us for many years. Our company offers plenty of career opportunities. We are always on the lookout for good people to join the team so please send us a CV if you think you have something to offer.

Current Vacancies

In line with our continued growth, we are currently recruiting for a number of new full time roles based at our Wednesbury premises.

Salary range: £9.40 – £10.00 per hour (dependent on experience)

Hours of work: 38.75hrs per week with compulsory overtime up to 48 hours when required.

General requirements: Applicants must be hardworking, reliable and willing to work to the best of their ability in a fast-paced manufacturing environment, maximising quality and output at all times in a safe manner.

Automatic cross cut saw operator

Key tasks:

  • Operate/ programme automatic cross cut saws, cutting timber to bespoke lengths
  • Follow detailed works orders and inspect material to ensure it meets quality requirements
  • Meet order demands whilst improving efficiencies and minimising waste
  • Maintain performance and traceability documentation
  • Keep a safe and clean working area and ensure maintenance schedules are followed and faults escalated
  • Work effectively on your own initiative to maintain high levels of output, whilst adhering to Health and Safety Procedures and quality standards at all times

Knowledge and skills required:

  • Experience in operating automatic cross cut saws in the timber industry or a similar fast-paced sector, e.g. steel (1 year preferred)
  • Forklift licence preferred but NOT essential

Export case/crate maker

  • Manufacture timber cases/ crates and pallets following detailed works orders/ drawings and build manufacturing jigs
  • Inspect material to ensure it meets quality requirements
  • Meet order demands whilst improving efficiencies and minimising waste
  • Maintain performance and traceability documentation
  • Keep a safe and clean working area and ensure hand tools are maintained and faults escalated
  • Work effectively on your own initiative to maintain high levels of output, whilst adhering to Health and Safety Procedures and quality standards at all times

 Knowledge and skills required:

  • Experience in manufacturing timber cases/ crates (1 year preferred) in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Ability to read technical drawings  

Pallet maker

Key tasks:

Manufacture timber cases/ crates and pallets following detailed works orders/ drawings and build manufacturing jigs

  • Inspect material to ensure it meets quality requirements and maintain performance and traceability documentation
  • Meet order demands whilst improving efficiencies and minimising waste
  • Keep a safe and clean working area and ensure hand tools are maintained and faults escalated
  • Work on your own initiative to maintain high levels of output, whilst adhering to Health and Safety Procedures and quality standards at all times

Knowledge and skills:

  • Experience in manufacturing timber pallets (1 year preferred) in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Ability to read technical drawings
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