Make history with us

Artichoke was founded on the belief that brilliantly designed interiors and joinery can immeasurably improve a client’s experience of living in a period building.  As specialists in interior architecture and joinery design, we use wood to shape the character and function of rooms into distinctive and liveable spaces.  We can offer you the chance to learn from the best – working alongside some of the most talented designers and makers in the country. Our state-of-the-art workshop and creative design studio are in Cheddar, Somerset, within easy reach of Bath, Bristol and the M5.

 

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The opportunity

Working with us, you will be delivering truly bespoke solutions rather than churning out variations of a range. You will be creating legacy standard interiors in some of the world’s most intriguing homes.  Our clients are patrons of our craft who share our passion and are prepared to invest in quality – we only work with a handful at a time.  You will  have the chance to work as one with exceptional artisans across a myriad of specialist trades to achieve the remarkable for our clients and their houses.

 

 

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CURRENT VACANCIES

We are seeking new members to join our team team – please explore the positions via the drop down menu below.  To apply, use the application form relating to that position.

Responsibilities:

  • Work alongside designers in translating the client’s brief
  • Create visuals of detailed interiors to a high standard
  • Contribute to multiple projects producing exceptional artistic / photo realistic images

Skills:

  • Expert 3D CAD modeller, with material application and rendering
  • An eye for composition, materials, lighting, storytelling, and multi-media presentations
  • Proficient in AutoCAD and Adobe Suite
  • 3 years+ professional experience and a portfolio of projects worked on at a high level

3D Visualiser

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    Profile :

    • The minimum requirement for application is a furniture or cabinet-making qualification or five years plus experience in a similar high end commercial cabinet making company.
    • Candidates must be skilled in all areas of cabinet making with excellent technical knowledge and understanding and experience in both solid and veneered work. You will also need to be able to demonstrate excellent hand and machine skills and to be able to make individual pieces, from start to finish, as well as working as part of a team on larger projects.
    • The successful applicant will be someone who meets the requirements outlined above, shares our values and is the right fit for Artichoke and the Production Team.
    • Pay is offered at competitive rates and based on experience.
    • All applications need to include a CV, photographs or portfolio of recent work, references and a covering letter explaining why you think you should be considered to work with us.

    Cabinet Maker

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      Profile:

      • Leadership skills, self-motivation, able to resolve conflicts and inspire teams
      • High personal standards and integrity
      • Experience in presenting to and negotiating with clients
      • Experience in delivering high end and complex building and joinery works with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a project management role.
      • A detailed understanding of building and timber technology, M&E / HVAC systems
      • Rigorous attention to detail – numerate and with excellent verbal and written communication skills
      • Confident working with contractors, consultants, professional and technical staff
      • Experienced in interior surveying
      • Enthusiasm, positivity, with the ability to solve complex and challenging problems.
      • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, AutoCAD,
      • Based in Cheddar, will involve UK and International travel

      Project Manager

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        Responsibilities:

        • Translate the client’s brief and develop outstanding concept designs
        • Drive design development across multiple projects
        • Clearly express and communicate design strategy
        • Visualise ideas through hand and digital media
        • Lead a team in producing client presentations

        Skills:

        • Background in / passion for historical interior architecture, joinery, and furniture
        • Project leadership and client relationship building
        • Excels in hand drawn visualisation
        • Proficient in AutoCAD, Adobe Suite, 3D modelling
        • 6 years+ professional experience and a portfolio of projects worked on at a high level

        Senior Designer

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          We are always looking for new talent

          • If you are a furniture designer, interior architect, cabinet maker, finisher or fitter, and you'd like to help us create Britain's future heritage, please get in touch by filling in the form below.
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