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Cabinet Maker

  • Location: Rugby
  • Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

Cabinet Maker



Metalis are working with a privately owned midlands based furniture manufacturer who deliver exceptional bespoke high quality, freestanding and fitted furniture to a variety of clients. Due to a full order book and growth within the business they are looking for an experienced cabinet maker to join their friendly team based in Rugby.

As an experienced Cabinet Maker you must be highly skilled and forward thinking in regards to working effectively and efficiently. You will need to have the drive and confidence to lead projects either on your own or with a small team of makers. You will be passionate about your work, with excellent attention to detail. You will also be highly organised and methodical and have a demonstrable ability to work to tight deadlines whilst maintaining a top-quality finish.

Job Responsibilities

  • An understanding of design and a fine eye for detail.
  • Reading detailed construction drawings in paper and digital formats.
  • High-level practical furniture and joinery skills.
  • Able to operate a wide variety of wood machines and to have operational qualifications.
  • Experience and knowledge of a wide variety of timbers, veneers and manufactured boards and sub straights.
  • Experience using and applying secondary materials such as decorative metal trims and inlays, glass and leather etc.
  • A good knowledge of cabinet jointing and assembly with up to date fixings using power tool jointers.
  • A good knowledge of using and installing modern fittings, drawer runners, hinges and architectural ironmongery.
  • Skills in veneering including, selection, cutting, jointing and pressing using a hydraulic press and bag press.
  • High personal standards of work and presentation.
  • Excellent planning, organisation and prioritisation skills.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.


  • £30,000 - £36,000 depending on experience
  • Opportunities for professional development
    Standard 40-hour work week
  • 28 days of annual leave (including 8 statutory days)

If you are interested in this position please click Apply or contact Aimee Smith on 07735908317 for more information. We look forward to hearing from you.