Posted on: 12th September 2023


Carpenter Oak creates award winning inspired timber architecture, championing wood, craft,  innovation & design. We think the future is building using sustainable materials, meaning our structures will be around for multiple generations. All our projects are bespoke and unique, setting us apart from the rest of the industry. We work with dynamic clients and designers.

Carpenter Oak was founded in 1987. We are an employee ownership business with co-owners owning 51% of the shares through a trust. We believe employee ownership is better business.

We value and develop our co-owners and empower them. We promote a culture of transparency and have policies that support the health and wellbeing of our co-owners. We care about happiness. We know that we are stronger together and value good relationships.

In an ideal candidate, we are looking for individuals who will be culturally aligned, passionate about innovation and who care about the provenance of the designs we create.

We are looking for a Structural timber designer, with several years of experience in a design capacity within the structural timber industry, to join the current team of frame designers and the rest of the team at Carpenter Oak. You will be able to take full responsibility for the design of complex timber frames of a variety of styles and end-uses. Carpenter Oak’s overarching focus is on design and collaboration; you will build relationships with architects, engineers and other professionals to support and enhance our design led approach to delivering timber structures.

View the full job description here.

How to apply: Email your CV and a covering letter to