Position title
Experienced Finishing and/or Senior Carpenter

The Experienced Finishing and/or Senior Carpenter position is geared towards an individual who possesses a keen eye for detail, is able to do custom work when required, can problem solve, and who is task driven to complete project deficiencies that exceed our clients’ expectations.  Ideally this person possesses a strong set of leadership skills and who can fill in for the Site Superintendent as required.

Qualifications and Requirements
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Certified Journeyman Carpenter (Red Seal) preferred but will consider minimum 3 years of field supervision experience or a combination of relevant education and experience
  • 8+ years of experience working as a carpenter in a luxury/custom home setting
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Own vehicle and clear Drivers Abstract
  • Must have own hand tools
  • OFA training is considered an asset
  • Display strong ability to read and interpret blueprints
  • Prior experience and familiarity with making custom concrete forms is considered an asset
Skills and Competencies
  • Ability to transfer information into action
  • Ability to multi task
  • Ability to act quickly with patience in high pressure situations
  • Ability to work well independently as well as in a team environment
  • Must be empathetic and genuine
  • Highly organized individual and great team player
  • Strong problem solving/communication skills
  • Strong customer orientation
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with your peers, Site Superintendent, and other trades onsite
  • Present oneself as professional, innovative, creative, and a self-starter
  • Foster a positive and professional work environment onsite with trades, coworkers, and clients
Job Duties and Responsibilities
  • Able to ensure the execution of construction processes are carried out thoroughly
  • Able to lead a team under the direction of the site supervisor for additional support
  • Skilled in rough and finish carpentry work
  • Be knowledgeable and familiar with construction documents, drawings,
    and local building codes
  • To construct various architectural components based on provided
  • To inspect finished materials for quality and accuracy
  • Arrive on site prepared for work with the tools necessary to complete required tasks
  • Assist Site Superintendent with the coordination and scheduling of other trades
  • General housekeeping including maintaining a tidy and orderly job site
  • Moving/loading/unloading various materials
  • Setup/removal of protection material for finished work (i.e. laying melamine, laying drop sheets, setting up plastic coverings, etc.)
  • To build and install millwork plus concrete forms
  • To construct high end back-framing (fireplaces, roofs, etc.)
  • To support the site superintendent in assigned tasks
  • To liaise with clients, sub-trades, and various stakeholders
  • Keep orderly records of mileage, job receipts and accurate time-sheets
  • If required, assist Project Manager/Estimator in preparing quotes
  • Various other tasks as required
Job Benefits
  • We offer extended medical/dental benefits and competitive wages
Employment Type
Permanent, Full-Time & Part-Time
Beginning of employment
Residential Renovations
Working Hours
0800 to 1600
Base Salary
$ 35 - $ 45
Date posted
April 25, 2023
PDF Export

Position: Experienced Finishing and/or Senior Carpenter

Thank you for submitting your application. We will contact you shortly!