Position Filled - Yard Manager & Timber Selection

Thor's Hammer is looking for a capable person to keep our yard and stock well organised, and select timber for orders.

As Yard Manager you will make an important contribution to Thor's Hammer by:

  • Organising our yard and timber stock so that orders can be picked out efficiently.
  • Hand selecting timbers for our joinery and furniture making.
  • Liaising with our salespeople and the Joinery, Dressing and Timber Recycling supervisors to advise on suitable timbers for orders.
  • Tallying packs and entering stock into our database.

To succeed in this job you need to be passionate about timber and recycling, be very competent on a forklift (we use side loaders and multi-directional forklifts), have an eye for quality and have a head for arithmetic.



Position Filled - Experienced Craftsperson / Cabinetmaker

Do you have high level skills in making timber furniture and experience working in a commercial joinery workshop?

Thor’s Hammer is looking for a experienced craftperson / cabinetmaker to join our team of talented artisans.  We build high quality custom designed furniture, entry doors, bench tops and bar and restaurant fit outs in recycled hardwoods. 

Thor's Hammer was founded by Thor Diesendorf at the historic Old Canberra Brickworks in 1994. For 20 years the Hammer has been salvaging timber and creating high quality furniture and joinery pieces.

We believe in producing furniture sustainably through the use of recycled materials, using good design that meets the clients specifications, looking after our people and building to last.

Thor's Hammer provides a inclusive and collaborative work environment with a focus on safety and efficiency using a combination of the latest machine technology and old world hand skills to complete our projects to the highest standard.

As a member of the joinery team you will have access to the latest and most efficient machinery available. The joinery workshop is regularly upgrading equipment with a view to improving staff safety and efficiency.

Thor's Hammer is one of the largest timber recycling operations in Australia and has big stocks of salvaged timber for the joinery team to select from. 

You will be required to possess well developed hand tool skills with an excellent eye for detail and accuracy. Only the highest quality pieces leave our workshop and must be built to be passed on through generations.  

Salary package is negotiable depending on experience and skills.  

If you are interested in applying for this position email your resume attention Thor Diesendorf.