Current Vacancies at HV Wooding Ltd ...

We currently have the following vacancies:

  • Labourer
  • Press Toolmaker


We are looking to recruit a Labourer that will be responsible for ensuring pallets and tote trays are prepared in order to maintain or improve the work flow between production and dispatch, removing completed work from CNC and the Press shop in a timely manner to relevant areas.

You will need to:

  • Operate a forklift
  • Be able to drive a milk float
  • Prepare pallets and tote trays
  • Have good organisational skills
  • Effective communication skills

The roles require regular manual handling activities and working in all weather conditions. You must be able to demonstrate a flexible approach and have a good problem-solving ability.

The hours are Monday to Thursday 8am to 5pm and 8am to 1pm on Fridays.

In return, we offer you the opportunity to develop a good career within our company, a quarterly profit share performance bonus, death in service benefit after 12 months employment, company contributory pension scheme and a supportive and approachable management team in a customer focused company.

If you wish to apply please contact Jennie Olson on 01303 236538 or e mail your CV to

Press Tool Maker

We are looking to recruit a toolmaker for our busy tool room to repair and modify tooling and to assist in the continuous improvement of tooling by means of experience and knowledge. Toolmaking in presswork with an apprenticeship would be preferred.

The ideal candidate should be able to work under their own initiative and have the ability to solve day to day tooling issues and be able to work to tight deadlines.

Knowledge of working in a similar environment is essential for this role as is being a good team player

The main duties will be:

  • Manufacturing jigs, fixtures, and new tools
  • Repair and planned preventative maintenance on existing tools
  • Carry out tool repairs to multistage progression tools and second operation tools and fixtures
  • Modify tooling to improve production
  • To assist in the continuous improvement ideas for making tooling more reliable
  • To assist in the training of apprentices and trainees as required

Knowledge and experience on process improvements within manufacturing is required incorporating lean work and 5’s on production lines.

If you wish to apply please contact Jennie Olson on 01303 236538 or e mail your CV to

If you feel that you have the skills we are looking for, please send your CV to Jennie Olson, HR Officer via e-mail using this link.

Alternatively send your CV to:
Jennie Olson,
HR Officer,
HV Wooding Ltd,
Range Road,
Kent, CT21 6HG

If you would like us to send you a general application form, please contact Jennie Olson on 01303 236538 or by email.