Carpenter Jobs in Streamwood, 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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Naperville, IL (17 miles from Streamwood, 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,...
2 days ago
Lake Zurich, IL (14 miles from Streamwood, 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...
3 days ago
The Edge Construction - Downers Grove, IL (16 miles from Streamwood, IL)
We are looking for commercial carpenters. You must have leadership skills, able to read a blueprint, tools, computer literate and reliable transportation....
2 days ago
Glen Ellyn, IL (12 miles from Streamwood, IL)
LOOKING FOR FULL TIME CARPENTER/FENCE INSTALLER AND SIDING INSTALLER (5 COUNTIES) image 1 of 4 compensation: 35.00 hr QR Code Link to This Post I AM LOOKING FOR FULL AND PART TIME POSITIONS FOR THE...
3 hours ago
Wheaton, IL (11 miles from Streamwood, IL)
LEAD INSTALLERS 35.00 AN HOUR (40 HOURS A WEEK) HELPERS/GENERAL LABOR $18.00 AN HOUR (40 HOURS A WEEKS) I AM LOOKING FOR CERTIFIED AND/OR EXPERIENCED SIDING INSTALLERS....
1 day ago
Wauconda, IL (17 miles from Streamwood, IL)
A well established high end millwork company in the northwest suburbs is seeking a skilled cabinetmaker with a minimum of 5 years experience in custom architectural woodworking.
21 hours ago
Wheaton, IL (11 miles from Streamwood, IL)
Were seeking a full time skilled Remodeling / Finish Carpenter for residential and commercial jobs in Wheaton and the surrounding communities....
14 hours ago
Geneva, IL (13 miles from Streamwood, IL)
Single family residential building Contractor in business since 1985 seeking skilled and non-skilled Carpenters to add to crew. Our projects include new construction and remodeling....
4 hours ago
Geneva, IL (13 miles from Streamwood, IL)
I am in need of an apprentice or skilled painter/ carpenter that wants to expand his skill set. Some carpentry experience is a plus....
2 days ago
Bolingbrook, IL (22 miles from Streamwood, IL)
Residential custom cabinetry company is seeking a cabinet maker, carpenter, who has finishing experience to join our shop team....
3 days ago
A3 Solutions, Inc. - Elgin, IL (2 miles from Streamwood, IL)
Skilled Carpenters will Assist in the Setup of Custom Kitchen Components....
3 days ago
Addison, IL (10 miles from Streamwood, 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....
3 days ago
Addison, IL (10 miles from Streamwood, 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!!!!...
4 days ago
Villa Park, IL (14 miles from Streamwood, IL)
Chicago area custom cabinetry and woodworking shop is seeking experienced finisher, wood shop manager, and cabinet maker....
4 days ago
Bolingbrook, IL (22 miles from Streamwood, 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...
4 days ago

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Salary for Carpenter Jobs in Streamwood, IL

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$70,440

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Highest Education Level

Carpenters in Streamwood, 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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