Carpenter Jobs in Newark, 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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Batavia, IL (23 miles from Newark, IL)
Colony Display is searching for qualified Carpenter(s) to cut, fabricate, and assemble retail home improvement displays at our production facility in Batavia, IL....
10 days ago
Plainfield, IL (14 miles from Newark, IL)
Experienced carpenter Rough framing and siding 20 -25 dollars per hour Journeyman lead carpenter 35.00 per hour 500.00 signing bonus after 30 days...
13 days ago
Ottawa, IL (21 miles from Newark, IL)
16 days ago
Plainfield, IL (14 miles from Newark, IL)
21 days ago
Plainfield, IL (14 miles from Newark, IL)
We are currently looking for metal stud carpenters to add to our crew. We are a construction company based out of Plainfield but work all around the Chicagoland area....
22 days ago
Yorkville, IL (6 miles from Newark, IL)
Woodmark is hiring experienced and apprentice carpenters in all suburbs of the Chicagoland Area. Steady long term work with a well-established company and customer base....
23 days ago
BrandSafway - Romeoville, IL (22 miles from Newark, IL)
topics: cabinet, cabinet maker, cabinetry, carpenter, carpentry, door, edgebander, furniture, saw, wood...
30+ days ago
Joliet, IL (14 miles from Newark, IL)
We are looking for skilled carpenters who have experience with window demolition and installation in the Southwest suburbs.Responsibilities Include:Able to remove and install vinyl replacement windowsAble...
30+ days ago
Plainfield, IL (14 miles from Newark, IL)
Residential carpenter. Framing, siding Must have transportation I also need two laborers Pay according to experience Top pay for top guys...
45+ days ago

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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 Newark, IL

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Highest Education Level

Carpenters in Newark, 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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