Carpenter Jobs in Chatham, MA

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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Truro, MA (21 miles from Chatham, MA)
Custom home builder offering a full-time, year-round position as a carpenter's helper/apprentice. The work includes driving a dump truck and cleaning up job sites. We specialize in high-end homes...
1 day ago
South Chatham, MA (2 miles from Chatham, MA)
-Extensive frame to finish carpentry experience including rafters, stairs and interior finishes. -Projects will include: interior and exterior work, remodels, and new construction....
22 hours ago
Eastham, MA (10 miles from Chatham, MA)
carpenter / helper (Eastham) compensation: $20 to $25 per hr employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post carpenter / carpenter needed in the Eastham area...$20. or $25. per hr. based on experience...
4 days ago
North Chatham, MA (1 mile from Chatham, MA)
$30 to $40 an hour depending on experience, 40 hours a week. Time and a half over that. Need references and Transportation. Please text ....
4 days ago
Hyannis, MA (16 miles from Chatham, MA)
Looking for fully equipped journeymen with 25 yrs. or more experience to handle general remodeling tasks, frame through finish....
4 days ago
Minglewood Homes - Chatham, MA
Searching for a Finish Carpenter with 10+ years of experience. Deck building experience is a plus. High-end builder in Chatham, Ma looking for a hard working, reliable worker....
7 days ago
Hyannis, MA (16 miles from Chatham, MA)
Dream Home Improvement LLC hiring people who have ability to perform general labor and all phases of residential construction. Applicant must have strong work ethic, high energy level, willing to...
8 days ago
South Dennis, MA (9 miles from Chatham, MA)
We are currently looking for an apprentice carpenter/ remodeler to join our company in business for almost 30 years....
10 days ago
Wellfleet, MA (17 miles from Chatham, MA)
Experience in frame to finish and the ability to work with a team of professionals. Opportunity for growth and advancement at any skill level....
11 days ago
South Dennis, MA (9 miles from Chatham, MA)
This position will entail hands on framing, finish carpentry, fabrication and installation of custom millwork and cabinetry among other general carpentry/construction tasks....
12 days ago
Dennis, MA (11 miles from Chatham, MA)
Need a Siding Installer (Dennis) compensation: TBD QR Code Link to This Post Looking to have 18 square of fiber cement siding installed in Dennis. Job will be ready to go next week....
13 days ago
Harwich, MA (4 miles from Chatham, MA)
Artistic/ creative person wanted for busy frame shop. We are seeking someone to join our team. Experienced preferred but willing to train the right person....
14 days ago
Dennis, MA (11 miles from Chatham, MA)
Carpenter for Decks, Cedar Siding, Windows & Mantel compensation: $by the job, should make $400-1000 per day QR Code Link to This Post Good pay for good work Could be full time, but you make your own...
14 days ago
East Dennis, MA (10 miles from Chatham, MA)
McPhee Associates is seeking an experienced, reliable, neat, and organized professional carpenter to join their team....
14 days ago
Dennis Port, MA (8 miles from Chatham, MA)
CARPENTERS Remodeling Encore Construction Company The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience in additions, renovations, and kitchen/bath remodeling....
14 days ago

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Salary for Carpenter Jobs in Chatham, MA

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$60,970

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Highest Education Level

Carpenters in Chatham, MA 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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