We’re looking for a Senior Oak Framer to join our small, friendly team in rural Stafford. Our workload is increasing, and we have some exciting new projects for the New Year, so we’re looking for an enthusiastic oak framer to join us on a full-time, permanent basis from January 2019.
You’ll be based at our workshop near Stafford, Staffordshire, with regular travel to the surrounding counties of Cheshire, Derbyshire and Shropshire for raising of frames.
This is a great opportunity to join a growing business in a senior position, where your creative input and dedication will be appreciated and valued.
What we’re looking for:
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of ten years’ oak framing experience, to include:
Handcrafting both green and air-dried oak frames and roof trusses
Hand cutting oak and softwood roofs, including sprockets
Hanging internal and external oak doors, frames, skirting and architrave
Rebated direct glazing
Fitting oak & softwood cladding
Raising of oak frames, including hoist and crane lifts
Good understanding of H&S in the workplace and on-site
Able to read and interpret drawings
Able to work on own initiative and to plan and schedule workload as required
Self-motivated with a passion for working with wood
Good communication skills
A full UK driving licence
What we’re offering:
Salary: Circa £35,000 DOE, plus discretionary bonus and pension
Hours of Work: 42 hours per week, Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm. Evenings/weekends as required.
28 days holiday to include Bank Holidays
Assistance may be given towards relocation costs, if required.
What our customers say:
‘Great to deal with, great ideas about design, quality materials and better than others I approached, flexible if plans change, dedicated to resolving concerns or issues, very knowledgeable’ – Steve Tellwright, Staffordshire
Think you’re the experienced oak framer we’re looking for?
If you’re looking to make 2019 a great year and have the skills we’re looking for, we’d love to hear from you. Call the office on 01782 374087 or send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org