Carpenter

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Carpenter Job Description

 

Title: Carpenter

 

Job Summary:

We are seeking an experienced Carpenter to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for constructing, installing, and repairing structures and fixtures made of wood, plywood, and wallboard. The Carpenter will work from blueprints, drawings, or instructions to build or repair various items, including furniture, cabinets, doors, and windows. The ideal candidate should have experience using hand and power tools, be able to read and interpret blueprints, and have a good understanding of building codes and safety regulations.

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

     Read and interpret blueprints, drawings, or instructions to build or repair various items, including furniture, cabinets, doors, and windows

     Measure, cut, and shape wood, plywood, and wallboard using hand and power tools

     Install structures and fixtures, such as windows, frames, floorings, and trim, using carpenter's hand and power tools

     Inspect and replace damaged frameworks or other structures and fixtures

     Follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean work environment

     Collaborate with project managers, contractors, and other tradesmen to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget

     Maintain tools and equipment, and ensure they are in good working order

     Perform other related duties as assigned

 

Qualifications:

 

     High school diploma or equivalent

     Completion of a carpentry apprenticeship program or equivalent training

     Minimum of 3 years of experience in carpentry or related field

     Strong knowledge of building codes and safety regulations

     Ability to read and interpret blueprints and technical specifications

     Proficient in the use of hand and power tools

     Ability to work independently or as part of a team

     Good communication and interpersonal skills

     Attention to detail and ability to multitask effectively

 

Physical Demands:

The Carpenter may be required to stand, walk, or kneel for extended periods of time, use hands and fingers to manipulate hand and power tools and lift and carry objects up to 50 pounds. The position may require occasional work on ladders, scaffolds, or roofs.

 

Salary Range:

The salary range for this position is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.