The Bookcase Store is looking to hire and train for our east-central Austin (183/290/Springdale Rd - zip code 78724) woodshop for immediate, Full-Time work. Shop hours are 9-5:30 Mon-Fri.
Job Duties, Experiences and Responsibilities:
•Assemble/Build custom Furniture through entire process from raw wood, to completed & finished piece.
•Be able to lift/carry 50-80 lbs consistently, and 100 lbs very rarely.
•Work includes standing, bending, lifting, and does not include sitting. You are on your feet to do this work.
•Power portable hand tools include various sanders, drills, routers.
•Power stationary machinery includes table saw, radial arm saw, chop saw, belt sander, drill press.
•Maintain clean workspace, workbench.
•Forklift experience helpful.
Members of our team must enjoy working. Yes.. It's work, and it's physical.
No use of computer while on this job.
Shop temperatures do rise some in summer, and cool some in winter.
Reliable attendance is a must. We ask you to show up to work on time. Consistent.
2 – 3 years of experience in similar field, or steady production work (kitchen, landscaping etc...)
How to apply for this job.
Do phone 512-537-5787
if we are unable to answer, do leave a message.
AND...(in addition,) if you care to send your resume (yes this is also helpful) you may e-mail us, and do please include a personal note.
Pay to start is $15/hr, subsequent raises will depend on you.
Training (how quick you learn our production methods, practices,) and your performance (how good you are at this job,) will be evident in the workmanship and attention to detail.
Look, if there is a passion in you for woodworking, working with your hands and having accomplished/made something at the end of the day, this will become readily apparent. If this sounds like you, great, give us a call.
Do not text.
Do not contact our retail store directly.
Please look carefully at our web-site, and if you think this is the job for you, seriously, consider calling us at 512-537-5787
One additional item. Our shop is not near any form of efficient public transportation specifically a reasonable bus route. You will need your own transportation to get to and from our shop.
Direct hire only. Third parties, job placement agencies, etc.. please do not contact.
Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers