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Current Vacancies

Ellis and Co have sucessfully secured a number of new contracts and are looking to expand our team. We employ around 70 members of staff in trades including roofing, masonry, leadwork, lime plastering and decorating. We are always interested in hearing from skilled trades men and women who would be keen to develop their skills in the heritage building sector with us. 


Painter Decorator

Ellis and Co require a Painter Decorator with 5 years' or more experience to join our team of heritage builders. You'll be applying traditional finishes to the historic buildings that Ellis and Co work with.

This is a full time job working 42.5 hours per week, typically 7.30am – 4.30pm.  Good rates of pay.

The responsibilities for this role include repairing historic buildings throughout the South West of England.

Some jobs occasionally require lodging away if required. You must hold a valid UK driving license. The hourly rate depends on experience. If you are interested we would love to hear from you. Please give us a call or send a CV to or call us on 01749 342706. 



We aim to appoint one or two apprentices annually in September. Apprentices join us for a trial period over the summer to experience a range of trades. Those who enjoy their placement, show potential and are successful are then be considered for an apprenticeship. Apprentices and work for Ellis and Co full time spending part time of the week on site or in our workshops with Ellis and Co and part time in college (typically Bath and Weston) training in their chosen trade to NVQ II level. Following successful completion of the apprenticeship our apprentices are likely to be offered full time employment as a regular member of our trade staff. We have now appointed our 2019 apprentices. If you are interested in doing a work placement or apprenticeship with us in 2020 please do contact us by April 2020.

To find out more please contact us on 01749 342706

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