Jan 12, 2021

Carpenter - Residential framer

  • Crown Up Construction Inc.
  • Edmonton, AB, Canada
Full time Construction

Job Description

We are currently seeking a skilled Carpenter to join our team. You will collaborate with the project manager and building team to construct, install, and repair structures and fixtures made of wood, plywood, wallboard, and laminate. Structures include building frameworks, partitions, door and window frames, wooden stairways, rafters, and flooring. You must know how to read and interpret blueprints, work with raw and finish materials, and have a good working knowledge of standard industry tools and equipment. Many of our projects run through weekends, so a flexible schedule is required.

Carpenter Duties and Responsibilities

  • Read and interpret blueprints, drawings, and sketches and to understand project specifications
  • Take measurements and calculate the sizes and amounts of materials needed for the project
  • Cut, shape, and smooth lumber and other material (e.g. fiberglass) according to measurements
  • Build window frames, doors, staircases, brattices, frame buildings, and other structures by using raw materials or pre-constructed items
  • Inspect products and conduct repairs or maintenance as needed
  • Comply with all company and governmental safety guidelines

Carpenter Requirements and Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Completion of a carpentry program at a vocational school or carpentry apprenticeship preferred
  • Strong working knowledge of carpentry techniques and methods, including installation and construction
  • Proficient in using electrical and hand tools as well as measurement tools
  • Able to read and interpret blueprints and technical drawings
  • Good physical condition, stamina, and dexterity

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