Carpenter Jobs

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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Hartland, MI
Must have hand tools and tool bags. Would prefer some experience in Construction. Must be able to work outside in the cold/snow....
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Tradesmen International - Arkadelphia, AR
As a Journeyman Carpenter you will construct, erect, install, and repair structures and fixtures of wood, plywood, metal studs, and drywall using carpenter's hand tools and power tools making sure to...
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Saint Louis, MO
compensation: based on Experience employment type: full-time Looking to hire full-time experienced residential carpenter ASAP! Residential remodeling company in St....
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Santa Ana, CA
compensation: Hourly based on experience employment type: full-time Seeking a cabinet maker and installer with experience in cutting and assembly and installation of custom cabinetry ( faceframe...
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Tradesmen International - Macedon, NY
Requirements may include: Cleaning and preparing a job site Loading and delivering materials Using a variety of tools and machines Must have: Experience on a construction site Basic hand tools Reliable...
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Chicago, IL
Cabinet tree, trimwork, doors, minor framing, plumbing and electrical trims, minor drywall, and painting would be a bonus....
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Rutgers - New Brunswick, NJ
The Service/Maintenance Carpenter (Temporary) works independently in a zone, or as the only Carpenter/Maintenance Mechanic on a particular campus....
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Tradesmen International - Evansville, IN
As a Journeyman Carpenter you will construct, erect, install, and repair structures and fixtures of wood, plywood, metal studs, and drywall using carpenter's hand tools and power tools making sure to...
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Reno, NV
125 Catron Dr. compensation: Hourly Depending on Experience employment type: full-time Reno Door & Trim is now hiring for Experienced High End Finish Carpenters....
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Truckee, CA
compensation: $14.00-$22.00 Per Hour employment type: full-time HIRING NOW!! A great opportunity to build a a future with J-BILT Distinctive Homes! An exciting full time position for a...
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Duluth, MN
Skills and Competencies Understanding of architectural drawings & specifications Proficient in the safe operation of tools of the trade (carpentry, hand tools, power tools etc.)...
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Portage, MI
You will be required to have your own basic hand tools such as tape measure, hammer, speed square, utility knife, etc. No smoking is allowed on job sites or in company vehicles....
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Denver, NC
tools and belt required (power tools provided) Pay by experience ($12-20.00) Send email with work history, contact info and salary requirement. ......
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Albuquerque, NM
compensation: $30k to $45k depending on experience employment type: full-time Immediate positions available for experienced Cabinet Makers and entry level helpers, laborers and sanders. If you are...
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Asheville, NC
compensation: 1099, DOE employment type: contract Atlanta based carpentry installation company is seeking carpenters/millwork and cabinet installers to add to our crew for a large project in downtown...
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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,...

Diploma in Carpentry Studies

Carpentry is a very practical and valuable skill. With carpentry you can build a house, make custom furniture, fix things around your home, and have a very profitable and steady career. As long...

Carpentry - Introduction to Formwork and Joinery

There is a constant demand for carpenters in the construction trade. Today, expertise in working with various types of building materials is an indispensable requirement of a carpenter's job....

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