Job Description - Surfboard Manufacturer
Date: 27th April 2021
Title: Board Builder
Department: Surfboard Team
Reports to: Production Chief
Key Supplier Relationships: NA
McTavish is a fast growing company with functions across design, production, retail sales, wholesale sales, and food & beverage. Our brand enjoys a reputation for producing products of a very high quality standard across all these areas, combined with market leading customer service. This reputation for quality has its roots in the custom surfboards we manufacture in our Byron Bay factory. Ensuring this reputation is maintained is paramount to the ongoing success of the brand.
The surfboard department has been under production pressure throughout 2020, and more staff are required. We are seeking an exceptional board-builder with experience in one or more of the following fields; Lamination, Filler Coating, Sanding, Polishing.
The role will begin on a casual basis, but for the right applicant it will quickly be full time in nature, approximately 40 hours per week.
McTavish is a busy place, where things can change quickly, so a positive attitude and willingness to adapt within a fast-paced environment are crucial.
Duties and essential job functions:
Communicate freely with other factory staff to assist a smooth flow of work
Achieve or exceed quality standards as set by McTavish management
Achieve weekly / monthly factory output targets
Monitor and order materials and tools as required
Attend weekly factory meeting
Be flexible in works hours and work-flow fluctuations
Maintain a safe, clean and tidy work environment
Work to continually review and improve processes
Quality control checking of your own work
Unrestricted Drivers License
A minimum of 3 years relevant experience
Transferable skills can come from the Panel Beating, Cabinet making or Boat-building industries
Excellent communication skills and an ability to build strong and constructive relationships with all internal and external stakeholders, at all times conveying a professional and positive image and attitude regarding McTavish
Alignment with McTavish brand values
A love of surfing & beach lifestyle