Trainee Frame Designer

Trainee Frame Designer

Location: Hereford, HR4 7PU
Salary: £20k - £24k
Contract: Full time, Permanent

The design of incredible bespoke oak framed homes, garden buildings, garages and extensions is our bread and butter, it has been since 1999 and we haven't stopped growing since!

We are here to fulfill the dreams and aspirations of our customers; some are looking to build their dream home from scratch or a garage for their new dream car or a shed to keep all the tools they can never find a place for!

We are the industry leader when it comes to beautiful oak creations, if you want to play a part in making someone's dream a reality then read on!

We are now recruiting for a Trainee Frame Designer to design oak framed structures along with the softwood panel systems for any of our products, from garden buildings and garages through to breath-taking bespoke houses!

You will act as virtual master Carpenter and understand the structural integrity and joining requirements of our oak frames, using our specialist 3D CAD/CAM Software.

In addition to this, as our Trainee Frame Designer, you will also:

  • Take ownership of oak order from sales handover.
  • Build a constructive relationship with the client.
  • Product oak frame designs in line with company expectations and to the best of your ability.
  • Use Computer Aided Design.
  • Design, detail and specify other structural elements that are part of the contract.

In order to be successful in this role you should have the following Skills, Qualifications and Attributes:

At Oakwrights we need well organized, practical self-starters with a keen eye for detail.

We would ideally be looking for experience, or a keen interest, in at least one of the following areas:

  • Oak Framing
  • 3D CAD Design
  • Construction - Especially timber construction

This role may also appeal to those with relevant skills and experience in:

  • Specialist design and / or CNC software packages
  • Architecture
  • Joinery
  • Carpentry
  • Building conservation
  • Engineering
  • Boat building
  • Product Design

At Oakwrights, we aim to build our employees skills and knowledge and we record your progress on our skills chart and increase your pay as you grow, improve and develop.

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience to be successful in this role, click on APPLY today, forwarding an up-to-date copy of your CV for consideration in the first instance.

Due to the large interest in this role, it is not possible to feedback to all candidates individually. If you do not hear from us within two weeks - please consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion.

No agencies please.

Hereford, England, UK