Carpentry jobs East Sussex – We are recruiting for a Joiner / Cabinet-maker to help us create beautiful and creative campervans.

About Love Campers

Love Campers is an exciting Newhaven-based small business.  We design and build unique and beautiful campervans for customers throughout the UK.  You can read more about us, and see some of our work on our conversions page, and on our Facebook.  

About the Role

Love Campers is recruiting a joiner / cabinet-maker to join our busy workshop team. We are looking for an individual with proven joinery skills, with excellent attention to detail and with good design skills.

We are in particular looking for someone with experience of and enthusiasm for the following:

  • Second-fix carpentry, joinery and / or cabinet-making
  • Solving design problems
  • Working respectfully with a diverse team

Personal qualities that we are looking for:

  • Highly enthusiastic
  • Self-starting
  • Hard working
  • Honest
  • Punctual
  • Attention to detail
  • Creative
  • Both communicative and self sufficient

We are open to applications from highly experienced individuals as well as people earlier in their career who have the skills and personal qualities to learn to the level required.

We would like to see some evidence of your existing work with your application. Photos or videos are ideal. 

You will be working in our workshop in Newhaven which is open between 7am and 3.30pm Monday to Friday. We will give you support and guidance in your work and as far as possible, and you will have your work showcased on our website and our social media channels. 

We will provide you with all safety equipment and basic tools. Most of our joiners have also brought their own tools to the workshop.

About You

Love Campers is genuinely committed to promoting diversity and an inclusive culture both in the wider campervan world, and in our workplace and industry.

We are looking for a creative and enthusiastic individual. You will need to be a self-starter who is comfortable working both alone and in a team.  

Our commitment to having a diverse and inclusive workplace means that we welcome applications from members of groups currently underrepresented in our industry.  This is including but not limited to women, people of colour, and people with disabilities that may sometimes limit their ability to access some outdoor spaces and activities.


Love Campers is an equal opportunities employer. After a probation period, all of our staff are offered a permanent contract with paid holiday, development opportunities and other benefits. The pay offer will be commensurate with experience and will likely be between £23,000 and £32,000 per annum.

To apply

Please send:

  • Your CV;
  • An example of some relevant work;
  • A covering email telling us about yourself, and why you are interested in working with us.   

To:, before 5pm on April 30th.