Vacancy (April 2019): Carpenter and Joiner

Job Description

Established specialist joinery company seeks experienced Joiner to complement our existing workforce. We are looking for a self-motivated and highly competent person to help with the manufacturing of joinery products as well as the installation out on site.

Full time role - 5 days a week (with additional weekend work).

Sweet Joinery operates nationally, although most current projects are based in the south-west region. We have a wealth of experience in the Commercial, Education, Residential and Care industry sectors.

Areas of Responsibility

  • Workshop joinery, carpentry work, with first and second fix on site.

  • Day to day problem solving.

  • Monitor and keep a check of stock.

  • Working in accordance with our method statements and risk assessments.

  • Some travel and overnight stays may be required to fulfil aspects of this role.


Person Specification

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in joinery, shopfitting or site carpentry.

  • NVQ Level 3.

  • Expected to have a full complement of hand tools and the basic power tools of 110v

  • Full driving licence and flexibility to travel essential (including overnight stays when required).

  • Understanding working drawings, specifications and RAMs.

  • Experience of delivering to strict deadlines whilst ensuring quality at all times.

  • CSCS card would be an advantage.

  • Must be able to work within a team environment, unassisted when required.

  • Must be flexible in working extra hours when the work dictates.

  • Experience in using modern workshop machinery would be an advantage.

  • A can-do attitude.

  • References required.



  • Company Pensions Scheme

  • 28 days annual leave (including bank holidays)

  • Birthday day off

  • Investment in your training and career progression

  • Company vehicle

  • Competitive rates of pay


Job Type: Full-time


  • Joinery, Shopfitting or Site Carpentry: 3 years (Required)



  • GCSE or equivalent (Required)

Application form

Please complete the application form below and send it to 

Sweet Joinery

Unit 9, Southfield Road Trading Estate, Southfield Road, Nailsea

BS48 1JJ

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