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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Jacobs - Jacksonville, FL
Work involves most of the following: Planning and laying out of work from blueprints, drawings, models, or verbal instructions, using a variety of carpenters hand tools, portable power tools and standard...
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Tradesmen International - Greensboro, NC
MINIMUM of 2 years experience in carpentry (residential or commercial, or both) is required....
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Washington University in St. Louis - Saint Louis, MO
Preferred Qualifications: Mastery of carpentry skills including drywall repair, door/frame adjustments, door closers installation/repair, prep/paint room finishes, chalkboard installation/repair, and...
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SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory - Menlo Park, CA
We are seeking a Carpenter, Maintenance to join our Architectural Crafts shop and support client groups across the lab with a range of carpentry services under general supervision....
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Express Employment Professionals - Los Angeles, CA
Supervise carpenters and carpenter crews Learn carpentry and painting skills Complete millwork and detailed finish carpentry work Managing custom framing business and assisting customers with custom...
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Tradesmen International - Mount Horeb, WI
Tradesmen International is searching for a skilled & motivated Carpenter Apprentice to round out our team in our Madison, WI office....
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Beta Technologies - South Burlington, VT
The Junior Carpenter is responsible for assisting with various types of woodworking and carpentry projects....
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High - Denver, PA
Areas of responsibility for our Carpenters: Framing, measuring and cutting experience helpful Basic math and measurement skills Familiarity reading blue prints, a plus Good communication skills to work...
2 days ago
SJS Executives, LLC - Norfolk, VA
Overview SJS Executives is currently seeking a carpenter to join our team....
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Spanish Fork, UT
Job Information Express Employment Professionals Framer/Finish Carpenter in SPANISH FORK, Utah Framer / Finish Carpenter We are a fun energetic company who love our associates!...
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Fire Rover Llc - Ferndale, MI
Candidates should be mechanicallyinclined and possess a minimum of two years of ield experience as a carpenter or handyman....
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New Orleans, LA
Westaff is looking for a General Labor Associate! 1 Day, 4 Hours at UNO Lakefront Arena Rate: $13.40/hr Location: Lakefront Arena Hours: Mon, March 8th 8am-12pm Job Duties for General Labor:...
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Wharton-Smith Inc. - Pensacola, FL
Ensure industrial carpenters are qualified to perform their work. Gain complete understanding of scope of work and related parts of the project....
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United Infrastructure Group, Inc. - Lyons, GA
Due to continued growth, we are currently looking for Form Carpenters to join our team in Georgia!...
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Oldcastle Precast Incorporated - Edgewood, MD
Concrete Carpenter - Edgewood, MD at CRH in Edgewood, Maryland Posted in Other 1 day ago....
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Carpenter Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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First, we'll begin from the year 1868 with Japan's emergence as a new nation. Its new and increasingly Western-style capital city of Tokyo grew upon the foundations of a far smaller...

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In this session, learn about the latest best practices for designing end-to-end AI platforms for your data science teams. You can seamlessly fit AI projects into a unified analytics plan with...


Calculate Productivity rate: Formwork in construction
My course will give a very simple way to understand how to estimate and calculate the productivity rate of carpenters working on formwork installation till dismantling in construction projects,...

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Salary for Carpenter Jobs in Washington

This is the average annual salary for Carpenter jobs in Washington as reported by the BLS.

$60,800

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Carpenter positions.

Highest Education Level

Carpenters offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (40.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (21.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (16.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (10.9%)
  • Master's Degree (5.3%)
  • Some College (2.8%)
  • Some High School (1.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.5%)

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