High Wycombe
£35-40k – negotiable dependent on skills and experience
14 Jun 2018
28 Jun 2018
Glenn Jones
Contract Type
Full Time
LOCATION: Wendover and surrounding area

JOB TITLE: Carpenter


SALARY & BENEFITS: £35-40k – negotiable dependent on skills and experience 

WORKING HOURS: 8am – 4pm Mon – Fri 

THE COMPANY: Our client is a member of the Federation of Master Builders, The Guild of Master Craftsmen & Safecontractor. They have been established for 15 years and are well known in the area as a General Building Contractor responsible for high quality private work including extensions, alterations and groundworks.

In recent years they have expanded to also become an Accredited Contractor for a local high profile Estate Agent with responsibility for undertaking full property refurbishments and managing a portfolio of properties with general maintenance requirements. Baxter & Baxter can offer the right candidate a permanent, full time position within a stable, friendly and experienced working team. 

THE ROLE: Due to continued expansion they are now looking for an additional experienced and skilled carpenter to join their team. They are seeking a motivated, enthusiastic and skilled worker with Carpentry qualifications. An ability to be flexible and carry out a range of tasks is essential.

This role will include heavy manual labour requiring excellent physical fitness and working as part of a team to complete projects on time.

Key Responsibilities for the Carpenter to include:-

• Working on a variety of projects such as construction of extensions, internal alterations, property refurbishments, loft conversions and smaller projects.
• Undertaking a variety of carpentry tasks such as first and second fix carpentry, dry lining, roof construction, fitting kitchen and bathroom cabinets, fitting doors and locks, skirting boards and architraves, soffit and fascias and laying flooring.
• A good working knowledge of current Health & Safety requirements on building sites and an ability to adhere to site Health & Safety procedures is essential.


• Generous salary
• Full time 40 hour week
• Permanent position
• Paid holidays – 28 days per year
• Pension

THE CANDIDATE: To be considered for this role you must be an experienced Carpenter with significant experience (5 years +) of working within the Construction industry. You will demonstrate commitment and consistently complete high standards of work, working well as part of a team and also independently on your own initiative if required.

Key experience essential for the role of Carpenter:

• Carpentry related Qualifications, specific skills and 5 years’ experience or more in the Construction industry 
• High level of physical fitness 
• A good working practical knowledge of current Health & Safety requirements on building sites and an ability to adhere to site Health & Safety procedures
• Full UK Driving licence and own transport is essential

Does this sound like you? If yes and you would like to apply for the Carpenter position then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.

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