English Oak Buildings, Claverton, Bath
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Please find below our current job vacancies available. Interested? Please get in touch!


  • Email your CV to:   recruitment@englishoakbuildings.com
  • Phone:   01225 789978

Experienced Timber Framer

Full Time Positions (short fixed-term will be considered)

Ref: TF059A  –  Job Posted 23/04/2021 

Job Description

We are currently looking for either full time employed or self-employed* experienced Timber Framers.

* we will be offering £20 per hour in the workshop and £21.50 per hour whilst on site.

Would you like to join a professional company with an excellent reputation?

English Oak Buildings are expanding their team due to new and exciting projects confirmed for the rest of 2021.

Come and work on these exciting upcoming projects that will have you working in our workshop, housed in our barn on a beautiful Somerset farm near Bath, or away on-site raising frames throughout the UK.


Full Time Position (part time will be considered)

Ref: ES021A  –  Job Posted 30/04/2021 

Job Description

Due to unprecedented demand and enquiries, we are looking for an estimator to join our friendly, yet motivated office team. This role would suit someone currently working as an estimator, oak framer, quantity surveyor or similar.

Duties will involve producing quotations and 3D images for clients, communicating with our sales/design teams, data inputting into CRM software, calculating costs and liaising with customers.

Ideally we are looking for someone with experience of the timber framing &/or construction industry, who understands plans and has good office skills (computing, communication, working under pressure, etc). Previous estimating/timber framing experience would be preferred, along with knowledge of CAD programs, such as SketchUp and AutoCAD.

Perks of the Job

Competitive Salary

We reward dedication and hard work; providing regular pay and performance reviews. You will also receive additional hourly pay when working on site. 


Employed Benefits

We provide generous annual holiday allowance and Bank Holidays are paid. A pensions program is also in place, which includes a statutory employer contributions.

Continuous Training

External professional training is available for Health and Safety, NVQ qualifications and relevant timber framing courses. We encourage and support self-improvement and enable opportunities of progression.

Working On-Site

When raising our frames, we have a generous budget for accommodation and all meals. This is a great opportunity to see different parts of the UK, live together as a team and enjoy the satisfaction of raising the frame.

Pride in Our Work

Our aim is to produce the best quality oak frames in the country, so we maintain a high standard of carpentry. Our projects are increasing in size and complexity as our reputation grows.

Great Team

At English Oak Buildings we pride ourselves on having a friendly and fun team. There are at least two office parties each year and regular trips to the pub/cafe. A recent tradition has been our annual trip blasting around The Solent on a speedboat!