Carpenter Jobs in West Hempstead, NY

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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Massapequa Park, NY (10 miles from West Hempstead, NY)
Carpenter must have tools and transportation we do kitchens/bathrooms/all interior trim work/decks and some light framing....
22 hours ago
Hackensack, NJ (24 miles from West Hempstead, NY)
looking for a carpenters helper, someone to clean up, give the carpenters their material, learn to and become proficient with hand tools, and perform carpentry....
9 hours ago
Yonkers, NY (21 miles from West Hempstead, NY)
At least 5 years experience fabricating custom cabinetry required. Must have own transport and willing to commute to job locations for installations....
10 hours ago
New York, NY (18 miles from West Hempstead, NY)
. - Ability to hang drywall and doors - a must - Experience with steel framing and sheet rock is preferred - Experience with firestop work is preferred - Ability to read blue prints/life safety drawings...
10 hours ago
Amityville, NY (12 miles from West Hempstead, NY)
Experienced commercial carpenters & Helpers needed must have tools and transportation for heavy gauge metal framing and exterior metal panel installation. Start Tomorrow, steady work Send resume...
10 hours ago
Huntington Station, NY (17 miles from West Hempstead, NY)
CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LOOKING TO HIRE FULL TIME POSTION Carpenters wanted, must have knowledge in commercial and residential framing, sheetrock, doors and window installs, trim, siding, tile, kitchen...
2 days ago
New York, NY (18 miles from West Hempstead, NY)
Manhattan residential contractor seeks experienced carpenter for high quality work, including working entire projects or completing project punch lists....
10 hours ago
Brooklyn, NY (17 miles from West Hempstead, NY)
My shop is a small custom shop that does primarily high- end cabinetry, furniture, and museum work. I have good machines, good people and a great shop....
10 hours ago
Bayville, NY (15 miles from West Hempstead, NY)
OSHA is a plus Job requires a solid working knowledge of general construction. Valid drivers license necessary. Position available immediately. Work in Nassau/Suffolk/NYC....
10 hours ago
Lindenhurst, NY (14 miles from West Hempstead, NY)
EXPERIENCED CARPENTER with 10 years experience (Suffolk/Nassau) and CARPENTER HELPER needed FULL TIME Salary: Employment type: full-time We do all phases of CARPENTRY WORK, including kitchen and bathroom...
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New York City, NY (18 miles from West Hempstead, NY)
AIK Renovation Inc seeking to hire carpenters with at least 5 years of experience. Location of work is in NYC and for commercial and residential work. Please e-mail us your resume. Thank you....
2 days ago
Merrick, NY (5 miles from West Hempstead, NY)
Looking to hire all around experienced carpenter and experienced helper. Must have transportation and basic tools. Full time Monday- Friday with some Saturdays....
1 day ago
New York, NY (18 miles from West Hempstead, NY)
Must be highly proficient in the repair and replacement of cabinetry, sheetrock, painting, basic plumbing and electrical, caulking, painting, and tile work....
10 hours ago
West Islip, NY (18 miles from West Hempstead, NY)
Home Improvement Company - looking for a lead carpenter - work with a small crew or work independently - must have at least 10 years experience....
10 hours ago
Michaels Stores - Yonkers, NY (21 miles from West Hempstead, NY)
solutions. * deliver sales and production results Complete framing orders with a high degree of quality and on time Maintain the ready made frame department and other assigned areas including SISO...
8 hours ago

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Salary for Carpenter Jobs in West Hempstead, NY

This is the average annual salary for Carpenter jobs in West Hempstead, NY as reported by the BLS.

$67,750

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Highest Education Level

Carpenters in West Hempstead, NY 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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