Overview

Carpenter Job Responsibilities:

  • Installs foundations, walls, floors, ceilings, and roofs using materials such as: wood, steel, metal, concrete, plastics, and composites of multiple materials.
  • Fits and installs window frames, doors, door frames, door hardware, interior and exterior trim using a carpenter’s level, plumb bob, and laser levels.
  • Erects scaffolding and ladders for assembling structures above ground levels.
  • Studies specifications in blueprints, sketches, or building plans to prepare project layout and determine dimensions and materials required.
  • Shapes or cuts materials to specified measurements, using hand tools, machines, or power saws.
  • Follows established safety rules and regulations and maintaining a safe and clean environment.
  • Builds or repairs cabinets, doors, frameworks, floors, or other wooden fixtures used in buildings, using woodworking machines, hand tools, or power tools.
  • Assembles and fastens materials to make frameworks or props, using hand tools and wood screws, nails, dowel pins, or glue.
  • Removes damaged or defective parts or sections of structures and repair or replace, using hand tools.
  • Inspects ceiling or floor tileCarpenter Qualifications / Skills:
    • Capable of receiving and following instructions and communicating with co-workers
    • Able to read and adhere to labels, safety warnings, and guidelines
    • Attentive to detail and always alert to ensure safety.

    Education, Experience, and Licensing Requirements:

    • High school diploma is an asset
    • 4 years of experience in commercial or residential carpentry
    • Ability to comprehend schematic diagrams, blueprints, sketches, building plans and other specifications
    • Strong working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation.

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