Wood Machinist

3 May 2019

Vacancy - Wood Machinist


MAKAR design and build beautiful, sustainable homes using an innovative offsite construction methodology. From our base just outside Inverness we design, manufacture, assemble and fit out bespoke homes across Scotland.

Over the past few years MAKAR have worked with partners to develop a number of unique housing developments across Scotland. In addition, we have launched a range of “compact homes” for those with smaller plots and/or budgets.

Makar currently have a vacancy for an experienced Wood Machinist.

This role is responsible for performing a range of wood machining activities safely, effectively and efficiently, in line with technical drawings and quality checklists provided, in our production facility.

Required Experience: Extensive experience operating wood working machinery, specifically for the purposes of making furniture or residential housing joinery, ideally with experience in bespoke, high quality and sustainable building methods and materials;

Required Qualifications: None specific.

Start Date: ASAP

Role Type: Full-time, permanent

Location: Torbreck, on the outskirts of Inverness (just off the Dores Road)

Hourly Rate: Dependant on Experience

Extras: 30 Days Annual Leave, Pension, Cycle to Work Scheme, Kiddivouchers.

Applications (CV and covering letter) should be submitted by email to

Closing Date: Open (MAKAR reserve the right to close this role without notice, applications shall be reviewed as they are received).