Robbins Timber is one of the largest, privately owned merchants in the South West of the UK, with an excellent reputation for quality products and machining services.  We serve a wide range of customers including the construction, joinery, furniture and marine industries, both throughout the UK, and abroad.


From production including a large computer operated machining facility, to our Bristol Trade Counter, right through to sales, we offer varied and interesting roles with excellent career development.


Current vacancies are listed below. If you think you might be the right person for the job, please do send your CV to Previous experience  helps, but is not always critical, as we offer full on the job or third party training dependent on the role.


We seek an enthusiastic sales person to join our friendly team focusing on timber, plywood and associated products.

Previous experience in a timber and/or merchanting role is a prerequisite, but full system and product training will be provided. If you are ambitious and can demonstrate a practical understanding of working in a sales role, then this is an excellent opportunity to advance your career.

You will be joining a busy office servicing existing accounts and helping new customers, supplying our extensive range of quality hardwoods, softwoods, panel products and services such as machining, preservative treatments and priming.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £25,000.00-£35,000.00 per year



We are seeking an individual to join our friendly customer service team. The role is interesting and varied, including customer service, receiving and dispatching goods, stock control and housekeeping.

Previous experience in a merchant environment is preferable, but not a prerequisite. Full product training will be given.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £17,000.00-£20,000.00 per year


We seek friendly and enthusiastic apprentices to join our team for a 24 month apprenticeship.

The roles offer exciting opportunities to gain complete training within an interesting and varied industry.  Permanent positions are available for candidates who successfully complete the process.

We have WOOD MACHINIST opportunities within our machining facility and CUSTOMER SERVICE opportunities within our busy trade counter. Regardless of your chosen route full training and formal industry qualifications will be provided via our external training partner Didac, also based in Bristol.

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

The salary during the apprenticeship is national minimum wage for your age group (not the lower apprenticeship rate), for review on completion of the process.

If you would like to learn more please do click below to visit the Didac website and/or get in touch via

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