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Careers

All Jali opportunities are currently based at the cutting-edge Jali factory & offices in Barham near Canterbury, Kent. The company has been established for over 30 years, providing bespoke furniture solutions to customers across the country. Jali customers can design their ideal furniture online, and this custom information is passed to the factory automatically to be cut by CNC, processed, painted, and packed. To deal with the huge number of unique parts each day, Jali is reliant on software and systems, and we are keen to hear from people who share our commitment to advanced technologies and efficient workflow.

Jali Factory

Inside the Jali Factory

Workshop Supervisor

This role will be based within the Jali factory, overseeing a small team responsible for the processing of unique wooden parts at each stage of manufacture. You will ensure that all workstations and factory staff are working efficiently, and that all Jali systems are properly maintained. You will report to the company director. You will lead the workshop team to achieve daily production targets, a high quality output in a timely manner, and help to preserve a happy, productive and safe working environment. The role offers benefits including holiday, overtime opportunities, parking and the chance to be part of the changing face of British manufacture. You will be required Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm.

The ideal candidate will be someone organised, who understands manufacturing processes within a workshop environment. They will share our philosophy of lean manufacture. They will be prepared to apply their initiative and be geared to meeting and exceeding targets. First aid and forklift qualifications are helpful, but not required. Part of the role will be to supervise and manage the small team, so leadership experience is essential. You will be the type of individual who is able to lead by example, and to support the team with the wide range of duties required.

We appreciate a high degree of integrity. There is a lot to learn at Jali, so you must be prepared to develop new skills rapidly, and be comfortable asking for help when necessary. The opportunity will be extremely rewarding for the right candidate.

If you are interested in this position, please send an email to Danford at dbs@jali.co.uk with your CV attached.


Jali Factory Staff

Workshop Staff

This role will be based within the Jali factory, taking responsibility for your own specific workstation, and working as part of a small team. You will help to ensure the efficient processing of unique wooden parts, whether operating machinery, assembling components, painting & sanding, packing, or other associated tasks. Staff are sometimes moved between workstations, to ensure greater personal development and a stronger team understanding. You will report to the workshop supervisor. The role offers benefits including holiday, overtime opportunities, parking and the chance to be part of the changing face of British manufacture. You will be required Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm.

Jali is not the average factory. Because every product we manufacture is unique, there is a greater emphasis on computer systems to keep production flowing in an organised and efficient manner. The ideal candidate will share our enthusiasm for maintaining these systems. Care and attention to detail are required, as well as the desire to achieve and exceed daily production targets. You will value team spirit, and do your bit to preserve a happy, productive and safe working environment.

We appreciate a high degree of integrity. There is a lot to learn at Jali, so you must be prepared to develop new skills rapidly, and be comfortable asking for help when necessary. The opportunity will be extremely rewarding for the right candidate.

If you are interested in this position, please send an email to Danford at dbs@jali.co.uk with your CV attached.