Carpenter Jobs in Sweet Home, OR

Measure, cut, and shape wood or other materials to assemble or repair structures. Some carpenters build larger-scale building frames. These projects require them to work effectively and efficiently with cranes and other large machinery to raise, level, and fix the skeleton in place. Other carpenters may install particular fixtures, including cabinets, siding, drywall, and wainscoting. The exact materials they use depend on the companies they work for.

All carpenters must be competent at reading blueprints and building plans in order to properly complete construction to the client’s specifications. They may also be responsible for inspecting and replacing damaged frameworks or fixtures. They rarely work from an office, and are almost always performing labor on site.

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Lebanon, OR (14 miles from Lebanon, OR)
Must have 5 years carpenter experience and own tools. Driver License. Pass drug screen, background and DMV check. Duties: Looking for Journeyman Carpenters. Working on commercial construction sites...
10 days ago

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Become a Master Carpenter: Basic Carpentry
A thorough guide teaching carpentry basics, terminology and framing basics.

Introduction to Carpentry
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Diploma in Carpentry Studies
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Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job titles

  • Carpentry
  • Finish Carpenter
  • Framer

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Carpenter positions.

  • OSHA Certified
  • OSHA 10
  • Commercial Driver's License (CDL)

Qualifications / Skill Sets

The following top skills are often required or desired to land a Carpenter position

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  • Assembly
  • Bathroom Remodeling
  • Blueprints
  • Building Codes
  • Cabinet Installation
  • Cabinet making
  • Cabinetry
  • Carpentry
  • Communication Skills
  • Computer Hardware Repair
  • Concrete
  • Concrete Forming
  • Crown Molding
  • Decks
  • Demolition
  • Door Installation
  • Driving
  • Drywall
  • Electrical
  • Finish Carpentry
  • Finishing
  • Foundations
  • Framing
  • General Contractor
  • General Repair
  • Hand Tools
  • Handyman
  • Human Resources
  • Installation
  • Interior Trim
  • Kitchen Remodeling
  • Layout
  • Management
  • Materials Management
  • Measuring
  • Metal Stud Framing
  • Microsoft Windows
  • Painting
  • Plumbing
  • Recruiting
  • Remodeling
  • Residential Construction
  • Roofing
  • Scaffolding
  • Scheduling
  • Siding
  • Specifications
  • Staff Supervision
  • Stairs
  • Tile
  • Training
  • Transportation
  • Trim carpentry
  • Trimming
  • Vinyl
  • Window and Door Installation
  • Wood Framing
  • Woodworking

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Salary for Carpenter jobs in Sweet Home, OR

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