Experienced framing carpenters wanted

About this Job

Organisation: Manorwood
Location: West Sussex

Manorwood are looking for one or (ideally) two experienced framing carpenters to help with the restoration and re framing of the roof of a 17th century barn in West Sussex.

The job is live, and works are underway on numerous repairs. Currently we have three skilled framers on site but are looking for additional carpenters to join us for 5-6 weeks from the end of April 2018.

Experience of green oak framing is an absolute must and preferably experience of restoration carpentry.

How to Apply

For further details contact Ben Kirk on 01243 201102 / 07725 023213 [email protected]



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