Carpenter Jobs in Maine

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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Framers/laborers

  • New Gloucester, ME
  • 2 days ago
Looking for good guys that know there way around new construction frames. Also looking for people with construction experience that arent afraid to work. New construction homes garages and...
, framing carpenter, frame to finish carpentry, rough carpentry, residential carpentry...

Framing Carpenter

  • Lewiston, ME
  • 15 hours ago
Looking for a person with some experience in framing houses, you'll need, a pouch, transportation to jobs. The more you know and can get done the more I'll pay....

Cabinet Maker / Woodworker

  • South Portland, ME
  • 1 day ago
Foghorn Woodworks, LLC would like to invite professional woodworkers and cabinet makers to visit us at our new 4,000 square foot shop and showroom in South Portland (Maine Mall Business Building)....

Carpenter/general labor

  • Scarborough, ME
  • 1 day ago
Looking for reliable help with framing new construction homes in the Scarborough downs development this can be either a 1099 position or under the table completely up to you just serious persons only...

Carpenter (experienced)

  • Bangor, ME
  • 2 days ago
New construction. Pay depends on experience. License and transportation necessary. Call ....

Painter / Carpenter

  • Norway, ME
  • 1 day ago
Looking for Experienced Painters & Carpenters Working in the Oxford Hills area,, Starting pay $18-$25 for Painters Carpenters $25-$30 pay depending on experience and work ethics Year round work,Must...
This position is for a framing carpenter with at least 3-years experience building residential homes....

Carpenter General

  • Home Deals of Maine, LLC
  • Waterville, ME
  • 3 days ago
We are looking for skilled carpenters to assist in the maintenance and rehab of our rental properties throughout Central Maine. You must have experience and your own tools....

Carpenters

  • Bailey Island, ME
  • 3 days ago
High end residential builder looking for skilled carpenters. We do one of a kind custom homes that are very large and unique....

Carpenter

  • Etna, ME
  • 3 days ago
QR Code Link to This Post Looking for a Carpenter with minimum 10 years experience a drivers license is a must...

Cabinetmaker/Woodworker

  • Bath, ME
  • 4 days ago
Job Requirements: -Knowledge of a variety of wood species -Knowledge of wood joinery techniques -Ability to read blueprints/plans -Ability to safely use traditional shop tools -Understanding of newer...
Langford & Low Construction is seeking laborers, skilled laborers, and carpenters starting with little to no experience, all up to expertise in carpentry, custom millwork, and other construction related...

Carpenter

  • Kennebunk, ME
  • 5 days ago
Looking for a carpenter/sub contractor to work in southern Maine. Pay is based on skills and experience. This is a 1099 position. Part time is ok. Consists of mostly remodeling....

Structural Specialist Carpenter CL2

  • The University of Maine
  • Orono, ME
  • 5 days ago
Statement of the Job "> Statement of the Job : Carpenter performs skilled rough and finish carpentry work in constructing, remodeling, repairing and maintaining buildings and facilities such as office...

Demographic Data for Maine

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Carpenter Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Intentional Public Disruptions: Art, Responsibility, and Pedagogy
During the fall of 2017, art educator B. Stephen Carpenter II began a residency at the [MIT Center for Art, Science & Technology](https://arts.mit.edu/cast/) (CAST). He provided new perspectives...

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In this session, learn about the latest best practices for designing end-to-end AI platforms for your data...


Diploma in Carpentry Studies
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...

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Salary for Carpenter Jobs in Maine

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Carpenter positions.


Highest Education Level

Carpenters in Maine offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (39.9%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (20.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.3%)
  • Master's Degree (5.4%)
  • Some College (2.9%)
  • Some High School (1.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.5%)

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