Renovation carpenter (Residential/Commercial)

Responsibilities include: determining specifications and calculating requirements, prepare layouts, measure, cut, shape, assemble and join mouldings, wood materials, drywall and plastics materials, build foundations, fit and install windows, doors, stairs, mouldings and hardware, build floor beams and subflooring, build walls and install partitions, install suspended ceilings, build and install framing for dropped ceilings, counters, indirect lighting, display cases, etc., erect prefabricated roof trusses, bracing and sheathing, build built-in-place pitched roof systems, build roof trusses, install roof flashing, install fire doors, install shoring, install floor tiles or rolled flooring, install drywall, install insulation, install pre-fab chimneys and wood stoves, build porches and verandas, build decks and fences, build and install platforms, scaffolding, ramps and ladders, operate power tools

  • Experience: 5 years or more
  • Area of specialization: general carpentry, rough carpentry, finish carpentry, framing, hardwood flooring, form work, custom stairs, exterior siding, wood, exterior siding, aluminum, specialty millwork/panel systems installation, custom cabinets
  • Additional skills: read and interpret blueprints, drawings and specifications, Instruct apprentices, supervise other workers
  • Education: completion of high school, some college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training, completion of college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training
  • Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.): Carpenter Trade Certification, 4th Period Apprentice, Occupational Health and Safety Certificate, First Aid Certificate, CPR Certificate, WHMIS Certificate
  • Transportation/travel information: own transportation, own vehicle, willing to travel regularly, valid driver’s licence, travel expenses paid by employer
  • Terms of employment: permanent, full Time, day