Carpenter Jobs in Bensenville, IL

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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Villa Park, IL (5 miles from Bensenville, IL)
Chicago area custom cabinetry and woodworking shop is seeking experienced finisher, wood shop manager, and cabinet maker....
2 days ago
Ace Handyman Services DuPage - Wheaton, IL (11 miles from Bensenville, IL)
We have immediate openings for full-time and part-time multi-skilled carpenters and remodelers Multi-skilled Carpenters Ace Handyman Services DuPage needs your expertise!...
1 day ago
Lake Zurich, IL (18 miles from Bensenville, IL)
Skills Required General laborer General Construction Skills May be required to lift 50 lbs. on a consistent basis Working Knowledge of hand and power tools Knowledge of framing techniques Able to read...
1 day ago
Naperville, IL (16 miles from Bensenville, IL)
Handyman/Carpenter needs (Naperville) 53 rd near 71 st ( ) compensation: $$ QR Code Link to This Post Im remodeling house and I need a handyman, who can help me with carpentry, windows replacement,...
20 hours ago
Chicago, IL (14 miles from Bensenville, IL)
Pay ~ $20/hr, $1600/week minimum Carpentry Work: -Framing -Windows Install -Baseboard/Trim/Molding Install -Sub floor repair...
2 days ago
Kitchen Tune-Up Chicago City Central - Chicago, IL (14 miles from Bensenville, IL)
Kitchen Tune-Up is seeking a Cabinet Technician / Trim Carpenter / Cabinet assistant/apprentice Installer for part-time to full-time employment on kitchen remodels....
1 day ago
Chicago, IL (14 miles from Bensenville, IL)
GC needs 1 Carpenter and 1 Electrician (Pilsen) compensation: Based on experience QR Code Link to This Post Need an experienced carpenter and electrician for interior remodeling job....
20 hours ago
The Edge Construction - Downers Grove, IL (10 miles from Bensenville, IL)
We are looking for commercial carpenters. You must have leadership skills, able to read a blueprint, tools, computer literate and reliable transportation....
1 day ago
Chicago, IL (14 miles from Bensenville, IL)
Woodworker / carpenter Wanted (Rogers Park) compensation: TBD QR Code Link to This Post Are you a weekend woodworker / carpenter / hobbiest / garage building junkie who may be retired or bored or upcoming...
12 hours ago
Addison, IL (4 miles from Bensenville, IL)
An experience with wood and plastic laminates is a real plus, the ability to read blueprints and install cabinets adds to compensation based on the experience....
2 days ago
Bolingbrook, IL (19 miles from Bensenville, IL)
Residential custom cabinetry company is seeking a cabinet maker, carpenter, who has finishing experience to join our shop team....
2 days ago
Addison, IL (4 miles from Bensenville, IL)
The candidate should be able to cut and assemble cabinetry, use all basic woodworking machine equipment and hand tools. Great pay and work environment!!!!...
2 days ago
Genesis Construction - Schaumburg, IL (9 miles from Bensenville, IL)
Genesis Construction is looking to hire a full-time Carpenter to perform exterior trim replacement, interior finish, and occasional framing repair jobs in the Schaumburg, IL area....
1 day ago
Mr. Handyman of Wheaton-Hinsdale - Hanover Park, IL (10 miles from Bensenville, IL)
We are looking to hire Professional Handyman/Carpenter/Drywall experts. If you are seeking a career with benefits, we would like to hear from you....
1 day ago
Bolingbrook, IL (19 miles from Bensenville, IL)
The ideal candidate will have experience in vinyl siding installation, general construction, and exterior remodeling experience and a strong desire to learn skills to provide a lifetime of excellent...
2 days ago

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Carpenter Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Modern Japanese Architecture Part 1: From Meiji Restoration to the Pacific War
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...

Diploma in Carpentry Studies - Revised
This course will first guide you through the job opportunities available for modern-day carpenters. It will then teach you about important building and fastening materials, including hand and...

Introduction to Carpentry - Revised
This course will first introduce you to carpentry and the different terms associated with it, such as finish carpentry and rough carpentry. You will learn about the career opportunities in the...

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Salary for Carpenter Jobs in Bensenville, IL

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Highest Education Level

Carpenters in Bensenville, IL offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (40.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (20.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.0%)
  • Master's Degree (5.4%)
  • Some College (2.9%)
  • Some High School (1.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.5%)

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