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Illingworth Ingham (M/cr) Ltd have been in business since 1929. We are an independent family run Timber Importer & Timber Merchant and have continued to be a successful business within the timber industry with prospective growth plans for the future. We produce bespoke, high-end timber & timber products.

We sell timber as well as general building and DIY materials to a mix of trade and general public customers.

As a growing business we are often looking to recruit employees for a variety of roles throughout our branches and head office.

How To Apply

If any of the following positions are what you are looking for then please apply by sending your CV to: 

Email –  Vacancies@iitimber.co.uk, or by post to, Job Vacancies,

Illingworth Ingham (M/cr) Ltd, Village Way,

Trafford Park, Manchester, M17 1AD

You can also request an application form from either of the addresses above

Job Description

Trafford Park

FLT Driver

At Illingworth Ingham (M/cr) Ltd we are a family run business for over 90 years, we have an excellent reputation for quality and service. Each colleague plays a big role to achieve this. The Fork Lift Driver role could be a great opportunity for you.

What will I be doing in this role?

The FLT Driver role is key to the productivity and success of our Production and Despatch teams.

Picking Hardwood and Softwood timbers from a pre-set picking sheet, Unloading & collecting timbers from machine stations. Moving packs of timbers into Goods In/Out departments. Loading stock into our timber sheds.

Working Hours?

41 hours Per Week Average

Mon – Thur | 7:15 – 16:30

Friday | 7:45 – 13:45

What skills are we looking for?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we would welcome you to apply if you can demonstrate the following key skills:

  • Timber Knowledge Sawn/Machined (Preferred)
  • FLT Licence (Essential)
  • Side loader Licence (Preferred)
  • A keen eye for detail.
  • Excellent time keeping skills.
  • Productivity awareness

Please note that product and system training can be provided where applicants may lack this knowledge. We encourage applications from all background if you can demonstrate the skills highlighted.

What will you receive?

A Bonus structure comprising of Attendance & Production, pension and Overtime available. Full training and a structured learning path.

Progression within the business is always welcomed.

We are a family business, established 1929. We have our colleagues and customer at the heart of our business.

If you feel you have what it takes to be our FLT Driver, apply now!

Reference ID: FLT-TP

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: Up to £450.00 per week

Job Description

Trafford Park

Yard Labourer

At Illingworth Ingham (M/cr) Ltd we are a family run business for over 90 years, we have an excellent reputation for quality and service. Each colleague plays a big role to achieve this. The Yard Labourer role could be a great opportunity for you.

What will I be doing in this role?

The Yard Labourer role is key to the productivity and success of our picking and despatch team.

Picking and quality control of a range of Hardwood and Softwood timbers from a pre-set picking sheet, preparing goods ready for despatch.

What skills are we looking for?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we would welcome you to apply if you can demonstrate the following key skills:

  • Timber Knowledge (Preferred)
  • A keen eye for detail.
  • Excellent time keeping skills.
  • Quality control awareness
  • Manual handling regulation knowledge

Please note that product and system training can be provided where applicants may lack this knowledge. We encourage applications from all background if you can demonstrate the skills highlighted.

Working Hours?

41 hours Per Week Average

Mon – Thur | 7:45 – 16:30

Friday | 7:45 – 16:00

What will you receive?

A Bonus structure comprising of Attendance & Production, pension and Overtime available. Full training and a structured learning path

Progression within the business is always welcomed.

We are a family business, established 1929. We have our colleagues and customer at the heart of our business.

If you feel you have what it takes to be our Yard Labourer, apply now!

Reference ID: YL-TP

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £8.72 per hour

Job Description

Trafford Park

Mill Labourer

At Illingworth Ingham (M/cr) Ltd we are a family run business for over 90 years, we have an excellent reputation for quality and service. Each colleague plays a big role to achieve this. The Mill Labourer role could be a great opportunity for you.

What will I be doing in this role?

The Mill Labourer role is key to the productivity and running of our production mill, supporting one of our main machinists and working within the larger team.

Receiving moulded Hardwood and Softwood Timbers, Stacking & Packing down Timbers once machined. We class this as a Semi Light Labour Role, situated with your machine & machinist throughout the day.

What skills are we looking for?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we would welcome you to apply if you can demonstrate the following key skills:

  • Packing experience
  • Production aptitude
  • A keen eye for detail.
  • Excellent time keeping skills.
  • Quality control awareness

Please note that product and system training can be provided where applicants may lack this knowledge. We encourage applications from all background if you can demonstrate the skills highlighted.

Working Hours?

41 hours Per Week Average

Mon – Thur | 7:15 – 16:30

Friday | 7:45 – 13:45

What will you receive?

A Bonus structure comprising of Attendance & Production, pension and Overtime available. Full training and a structured learning path.

Progression within the business is always welcomed.

We are a family business, established 1929. We have our colleagues and customer at the heart of our business.

If you feel you have what it takes to be our Mill Labourer, apply now!

Reference ID: ML-TP

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £8.72 per hour

Job Description

Yard Worker/Customer Service

THE COMPANY

Illingworth Ingham is a highly successful independent Timber merchant with branches across the northwest. This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly successful Independent Timber Merchants.

THE ROLE

We have a vacancy for a full time Yard Person at our branch in Macclesfield. As a member of our Yard Team you will be responsible for the day to day running of the yard under our Yard Supervisor. Illingworth Ingham see our staff as the face of our business, therefore great customer service skills, a good attitude and a willingness to help are all essential attributes we look for in our staff. We need someone who can hit the ground running, to understand the product and assist our customers.

All required training will be provided for the successful candidate although previous experience within the timber industry, manual handling & knowledge of health & Safety requirements in a timber yard would be an advantage.

You will be responsibilities will include:

  • To serve customers within the Yard / warehouse and maintain a high level of customer service at all times.
  • To ensure you are always working safely and effectively to maintain the yard to a high standard.
  • To liaise closely, working and reporting to the yard supervisor ensuring effective communication about the status of workloads.

SPECIFIC EXPERIENCE & SKILLS REQUIRED

Timber/Builders merchants experience preferable.

Excellent customer service skills
Excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate at all levels
Self-motivated with a can-do attitude
Strong team player who works as part of a team and independently
Forklift truck license preferable although training can be provided

X-Cut experience preferable although training can be provided

*Current applicants for the Yard Supervisor role at Macclesfield need not apply*

HOURS OF WORK

Monday to Friday 07:45- 17:00 & Saturdays 08:00 – 12:30

WHAT YOU WILL RECEIVE

We are an independent company who value our employees. We provide training and support and the opportunity for career progression.

You’ll be joining a friendly and welcoming team and if that’s not enough you will also benefit from in return for your hard work we offer we offer an excellent benefits packing including a competitive salary and staff discount.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

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