Carpenter Jobs in Illinois

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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Chicago, IL
d based on ability and experience. employment type: full-time General Contractor looking for Carpenters with experience in commercial and residential construction to add to our team. We offer compe...
2 days ago
Chicago, IL
contractor specializing in framing. We do however, take on other jobs to ensure everyone has the ability to work 40 hours per week. These jobs can including trim, siding and wood flooring. We take grea...
1 day ago
Rantoul, IL
1320 Harmon Dr compensation: dependent on experience/skill employment type: full-time An established woodworking shop whose highest priority is quality and client satisfaction is seeking an...
1 day ago
Elk Grove Village, IL
ruction Carpenter/Tradesman/Building Engineer Needed (Elk Grove Village) PLEASE PROVIDE A RESUME FOR CONSIDERATION Established and fast growing construction company is in need of Carpenter/Tradesma...
17 hours ago
Chicago, IL
ew residential framing, remodeling work is not part of this job description. Please apply only if you have experience in the residential production carpentry industry as a trim carpenter. Merit Contrac...
1 day ago
Fairview Heights, IL
full-time Job Summary: A local Client in St. Clair County is looking for a skilled Carpenter to join their team! A Carpenter must be able to study blueprints and diagrams to determine dimensions of struc...
5 hours ago
Batavia, IL
compensation: hourly wage depending on experience employment type: full-time Cabinet/Display/Woodshop looking for a full time permanent technical person with wood working & machine operator...
2 days ago
Peoria, IL
be dependable and have own transportation and tools. Duties include but are not limited to: Framing, siding, hardwood install, trim/finish work and painting as instructed by lead men....
2 days ago
Mundelein, IL
RT 83 compensation: To be determined upon evaluation of skill level employment type: full-time Custom automotive manufacturing business is looking for a "Maintenance Man" to handle the daily...
2 days ago
Chicago, IL
by Andersen of San Antonio/Southwest Exteriors is looking for superstar Window and James Hardie Siding Installation Crew Leaders to work with our professional high integrity company! We treat all of...
2 days ago
Evergreen Park, IL
compensation: TBD employment type: full-time Top remodeler wanted. Must be able to frame walls drywall tape paint. Add a switch and outlet. Change out a water heater. Basically do everything in a typical...
1 day ago
Chicago, IL
compensation: Based on Experience employment type: employee's choice Immediately Hiring. . CARPENTERS,APPRENTICES & LABORORS. Must be reliable! Mornings, Full time preferred. Must want to work and grow...
1 day ago
Chicago, IL
ime TCS is hiring commercial framing carpenters immediately. We are seeking carpenters with at least 5 years of commercial steel stud experience. We would prefer carpenters with acoustical ceiling, ha...
5 hours ago
Chicago, IL
type: full-time Busy GC looking for a Sub-contractor to *Frame 2nd floor additions and rear additions *Install vinyl and fiber cement siding *Install shingles *Install vinyl windows For single family...
2 days ago
Springfield, IL
Piece Rate employment type: contract America's #1 Replacement Window and Siding Company has immediate openings for experienced siding crews! We offer: -Weekly Pay -Year Round work, no Layoffs -Unlimited...
1 day ago

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