Paid Internship Opportunity for Furniture Maker in Newcastle, United Kingdom

  • Furniture maker
  • Newcastle, United Kingdom
  • November 3, 2023 01:28
  • 600€ - 900€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:

    Nov 03, 2023
  • Expiration date:

    Jan 03, 2024
  • Location:

    Newcastle, United Kingdom
  • Hours:

    30h / week
  • Salary:

    600€ - 900€

Job Description

Furniture Maker Internship Position - Newcastle, United Kingdom

We are a renowned furniture company based in Newcastle, United Kingdom, known for our exquisite designs and impeccable craftsmanship of both traditional and contemporary furniture. Our core values uphold sustainability, innovation, and quality. Our team comprises of industry-leading professionals dedicated to creating distinctive, high-quality furniture that resonates with each client's unique style and taste.

Job Description

As our Furniture Maker Intern, you're expected to assist in creating bespoke pieces using both power and hand tools. Your tasks include but are not limited to;

  • Assist with the design process, from initial sketches through to the final product
  • Operate woodworking machinery and hand tools efficiently and safely
  • Work alongside the team to ensure the functional and aesthetic objectives of each piece are met
  • Maintain cleanliness and functionality of the workplace, tools and equipment
  • Furthering your knowledge on different types of wood, their characteristics and best uses

Personal And Job Requirements

The ideal candidate should be passionate about furniture making, with strong attention to detail and excellent problem-solving skills. You should be capable of working well in a team and willing to learn new techniques and processes.

  • Currently studying or recent graduate in a relevant field (Furniture Design, Craftsmanship, Carpentry, etc.)
  • Good understanding of woodworking tools and machinery
  • A keen eye for design and detail
  • Able to follow instructions and effectively manage time
  • Must adhere to health and safety regulations

About Newcastle

Newcastle, known for its vibrant culture, historic architecture, and picturesque landscapes, is ideally located in the heart of the United Kingdom. The city is famous for its thriving arts scene, excellent universities, and friendly locals. It offers a unique blend of city life and serene countryside, making it a vibrant place to live and work. There are several state-of-the-art woodwork facilities and artisan workshops, providing an excellent learning environment for aspiring furniture makers.