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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Omaha, NE
compensation: $12-25 hr employment type: full-time Looking for one or two framing carpenters with experience. Must have own transportation and able to work at least 5 days a week....
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Wilmington, NC
compensation: 10$-15$ employment type: full-time RENOVATION DAWGS INC. General labor positions available now ! Pay is based on experience, no experience necessary...must have transportation.....
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South Hackensack, NJ
compensation: Based on experience. employment type: full-time Cabinet Makers / Installers - 40 year old custom commercial cabinet and mill work shop, looking for motivated people with good skills...
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North Bergen, NJ
One: We need a full time, reliable carpenter - woodworker starting ASAP for North Bergen, NJ based stairbuilder and cabinet maker. About five years experience required for carpenter position....
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Special Additions - Summerville, SC
Willing to train the right people need to be willing to show up daily and ready to work need basic hand tools. We offer top pay and need to be able to start you ASAP....
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Aerotek - Niagara Falls, NY
Haves Ability to use hand and power tools Ability to read and measure Timely and reliable transportation from site to site Ability to lift 50lbs Ability to learn Ability to be open to growth Finishing Carpenters...
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Aerotek - Buffalo, NY
Preforming material handling, clean ups, unloading/ loading of trucks, assisting carpenters with drywall hanging/ taping or framing....
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Pittsburgh, PA
We have several openings for experienced carpenters around the Greater Pittsburgh Area Must have own tools Daylight hours Drug Screening Required Must have a vehicle Must have own tools Skills required...
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Lumberton, NJ
Roofing and siding skills a plus. Basic hand tools required(hammer, tape, speed square, nail pouch). If intrested please respond and answer all questions or I will not respond. 1....
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Compass Group - Stephenville, TX
We have2 openings for a full-time GENERAL LABOR/MAINTENANCE [Carpenter] position. Location : Tarleton State University, 503 N.Neblett, Stephenville, TX 76401....
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Rocky Mountain Rustics Incorporated - Big Sky, MT
for fast-paced commercial construction environment....
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White River Junction, VT
compensation: Pay based upon expierence employment type: full-time Immediate opening for a Carpenter/Laborer for a small detail oriented carpentry company, someone who would like to start a career or...
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Enterprise, AL
Qualifications & Experience 1 year Commercial Construction carpentry experience preferred. EOE /Vets/Disabilities...
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University of Washington - Seattle, WA
*Continuously promote a safe work environment.Requirements include:*Completion of a recognized apprenticeship as a carpenter; or full journey status as a carpenter in a union; or four years applicable...
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Red Rose Cabinetry Inc - Lititz, PA
FULL TIME POSITIONS Experience Preferred FRONT FRAME ASSEMBLER Layout, Cut, Machine & Assemble Cabinet Front Frames CABINET MAKER Cut & Machine Components, Assemble Cabinets FINISHER/SPRAYER...
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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,...

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