Job Type: Full time, Permanent
Closing Date: Friday 27th January 2023
About the carpenter job
We are looking for a directly employed Carpenter to work on refurbishment, rebuilds and restoration projects to historic and prestige properties in Essex, Hertfordshire and Suffolk.
Duties will include
- Structural repairs to timber framed buildings, including sole plate repairs
- Hand cut timber frame extensions and roofs
- Installation of stud walls
- Installation of door and window linings
- Installation of doors and windows
- Installation of architraves and skirting
- Other first and second fix carpentry duties
The successful applicant will require a current driving license.
The successful applicant will have the use of a company van and fuel, basic tools and PPE will all be provided. They will also benefit from employee life insurance, an annual salary review, 22 days annual leave together with the statutory bank holidays, plus auto enrolment into a company pension scheme and the opportunity to opt into contributory private healthcare.
We are committed to the professional and personal development of all our staff by providing regular opportunities to undertake further training and personal development. All staff are invited to biannual staff social events at summer and Christmas. Bakers of Danbury is a member of the Building Mental Health Charter and provide all staff with access to a mental health first aider.
About Bakers of Danbury Ltd
Established over 140 years, we are a well established construction company renowned for our high quality craftsmanship and commitment to our employees and the communities in which we work. Based at our head office in Danbury, Essex, we operate as a principal contractor on projects throughout East Anglia, London and parts of Kent and Hertfordshire.
We benefit from having a directly employed team of experienced carpenters, bricklayers, joiners, stonemasons and other tradesmen. The longest serving having worked up through an apprenticeship scheme with Bakers of Danbury has been with us over 35 years.
The successful applicant will be working alongside other skilled craftsmen and tradesmen who are all highly valued members of our team. Our skilled craftsmen work on timber frame buildings often using traditional construction methods and materials. They have the experience and knowledge to carry out temporary works such as supporting structures and safeguard the fabric whilst carrying out essential repairs.
How to apply
If you would like to register your interest, please email email@example.com or apply in writing to: Managing Director, Bakers of Danbury Ltd, Eves Corner, Danbury, Essex CM3 4QB.