Carpenter Jobs in California

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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Human Potential Consultants - San Diego, CA
CARPENTER CONTRACTOR SUPPORT (CARPCS) Various Locations Location:Various Locations Hours:Monday-Friday, 40 hours per week Pay:$TBD; (1) Year Project with option to renew Major Duties: The CARPCS works...
2 days ago
Paramount, CA
14050 ORANGE AVE. UNIT C compensation: Depends on experience. employment type: part-time Looking for cabinet finisher helper, experience with sanding and prep work, part time morning, apply in...
3 days ago
Huntington Beach, CA
sidered: Must have at least 2 years experience as a carpenter helper or wood framer. Will need steel toed work boots, hard hat, safety glasses, hand tools. Must have valid photo ID and reliable ... check...
2 days ago
Lodi, CA
compensation: DOE employment type: full-time Experienced door hanger needed. Pay DOE All local work in Lodi, Stockton area. Needed ASAP
2 days ago
Visalia, CA
compensation: Doe employment type: full-time We are looking for someone with cabinet experience.. Cutting out boxing up, face frames etc.. We prefer 2 yr experience.. Call show contact info for...
2 days ago
San Francisco, CA
employment type: full-time Long-established San Francisco general contractor looking for experienced carpenters. Please have tools and truck, clean driving record. Nearly all of our work is in San Francisco...
2 days ago
Redding, CA
compensation: DOE employment type: full-time I am in need of individuals and crews for a long term project in Idaho and Nebraska. Lodging is paid for. You MUST have your own tools and PPE. Please...
2 days ago
San Luis Obispo, CA
compensation: DOE employment type: full-time Carpenter needed for siding & trim, fascia, decks, fences, doors, windows, finish work. MUST have tools & transportation. Email, Call or text - Jeff ......
2 days ago
Sacramento, CA
employment type: full-time Fast growing general contractor has openings for experienced carpenters for framing, siding, dry rot repair and decks. Finish carpentry is a plus. Must have own tools and transpor...
1 day ago
San Francisco, CA
journeyman, experienced carpenter, skilled labor, skilled trades, east bay, walnut creek, lafayette, project manager, bags on, project management, hands on, lead carpenter, residential, remodeling...
1 day ago
San Bernardino, CA
compensation: pay based on experience employment type: full-time Wanted: Carpenters. Must be fluent at reading plans for commercial jobs. Call ... ext 103 Dave or fax resume to ......
1 day ago
San Diego, CA
ime Looking for qualified rough framing carpenters and laborers for new construction projects in the san Diego and Orange county areas. Also, looking for carpenters who are experienced with remodeli...
2 days ago
Macy's - Newport Beach, CA
Maintenance Carpenter/Painter, Full Time: Newport Beach, CA, Macys Fashion Island (71562287) Job Description Maintenance Carpenter/Painter, Full Time: Newport Beach, CA, Macys Fashion Island ( Job Number...
2 days ago
Fresno, CA
compensation: You Will Know In Advance What Each Job Pays employment type: contract SEEKING MOTIVATED INDIVIDUAL TO INSTALL RESTROOM PARTITIONS & ACCESSORIES: Looking For Someone With Dedication &...
18 hours ago
San Jose Unified School District - San Jose, CA
eyman Carpenter. Passing of District Carpenter test. Valid CA Driver's License, 30-day H-6 DMV report if hired, Resume, Cover letter optional. This position requires passing the District Carpenter tes...
1 day ago

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Carpenter Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Become a Master Carpenter: Basic Carpentry
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Introduction to Carpentry
Carpentry is an age-old trade yet today there is a still a high demand worldwide for skilled carpenters. Continuously evolving to incorporate newer and improved building materials and tools, the...

Introduction to Carpentry
Carpentry is an age-old trade yet today there is a still a high demand worldwide for skilled carpenters. Continuously evolving to incorporate newer and improved building materials and tools, the...

Title Synonyms

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

  • Carpentry
  • Finish Carpenter
  • Framer

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Carpenter positions

  • Tradesmen International
  • JL Modular, Inc.
  • Macy's
  • Mccarthy Building Company Incorporated
  • California State University
  • Elwood Staffing Services, Inc.
  • Greenfield Union School District - Monterey County
  • KDC Construction
  • The California State University

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Carpenter positions.

  • OSHA Certified
  • OSHA 10

Qualifications / Skill Sets

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

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  • Assembly
  • Basic Carpentry
  • Bathroom Remodeling
  • Blueprints
  • Cabinet Installation
  • Cabinet making
  • Cabinetry
  • Carpentry
  • Communication Skills
  • Component Object Model
  • Computer Hardware Repair
  • Concrete
  • Concrete Forming
  • Crown Molding
  • Decks
  • Demolition
  • Door Installation
  • Drywall
  • Electrical
  • Finish Carpentry
  • Finishing
  • Foundations
  • Framing
  • General Contractor
  • General Repair
  • Hand Tools
  • Handyman
  • Human Resources
  • Installation
  • Interior Trim
  • Kitchen Remodeling
  • Laminate
  • Layout
  • Management
  • Materials Management
  • Metal Framing
  • Microsoft Windows
  • New Construction
  • Orientation
  • Packaging
  • Painting
  • Plumbing
  • Punctual
  • Reliability
  • Remodeling
  • Residential Construction
  • Roofing
  • Scaffolding
  • Scheduling
  • Siding
  • Specifications
  • Staff Supervision
  • Tile
  • Training and Development
  • Trim Carpentry
  • Trimming
  • Vinyl Installation
  • Window Installation
  • Wood Framing
  • Woodworking

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