Location: Fine Oak Buildings, The Barn, Shrubbs Farm, Essex, CM22 7LL (Some site work maybe required).

Status: Full-time 07:30 - 16:00 Monday to Friday (some Saturday work may be required)

Salary: From £40k + Company Van 


We are looking for an Oak Frame Fabrication Manager to join our team based in Essex.

Our oak fabrication projects cover the full range of oak timber frame builds, from large house projects and garage complexes through to small oak canopy porches and beam casements; both residential and commercial.

The chosen candidate must have the ability to understand design plans and working drawings from start to finish to a very high standard along with experience in the relevant framing methods and use of required machinery. The ideal candidate must have excellent communication skills and be able to manage a small team within our workshop. The role is based at our Essex location and the role will be based within our workshop although site work would be needed if required.

If you would like to join a progressive, passionate and family owned business to utilise your framing skills and experience, then we want to hear from you.


Role & Responsibilities:

  • Manage a small team of fabricators whilst helping the team
  • Great communication skills
  • Follow frame design plans/working drawings to fullfill the project to a high standard
  • Manage product storage and distribution in the yard and workshop.
  • Develop an all-round knowledge of our oak products and processes.
  • Ability to fabricate oak frames by use of traditional jointing methods. 
  • Follow design plans
  • Care & attention to detail
  • Tidy, productive, efficient
  • Load and unload delivery and collection vehicles. 
  • Forward thinking, solutions focussed
  • Ensure that the workshop and yard is clean and tidy.
  • Help develop and improve workshop and distribution processes. 
  • Carry out additional duties as and when required.
  • Care and attention to detail, is a must
  • Maintain effective communcations with office staff, Directors and clients.
  • Comply with Company standards in Health & Safety, Fire and Emergency, thus providing a safe environment for colleagues. 
  • All relavant training will be given.

For more details and to apply: Email your CV and a covering letter to vacancies@fineoakbuildings.co.uk.