Overview

This is a FULLTIME/DIRECT HIRE opportunity with a client of mine who are into the business of building and managing apartments in the Minnesota area.

As a Carpenter, you play an integral role in creating the quality apartments for residents to call home for years to come. You will work with a team in new construction, building apartments from the ground up. To be successful in this role you must be reliable, detail oriented, and communicate effectively.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

The following description of work to be performed by this individual is not intended to be all-inclusive. Rather, it focuses on the major tasks that must be accomplished. There are many necessary activities to satisfy any of the following performance guidelines.

Framing

Accurately measure, cut, and shape lumber, wood, and other building materials
Examine building materials to identify any defects
Set and/or frame floor and roof trusses
Install exterior siding, soffit, & fascia
Layout walls & build stairs
Perform carpentry duties, including both rough and finish carpentry
Erect temporary structures such as scaffolds and hoists
Analyze blueprints & drawings to determine structural dimensions of framework to be constructed
Stay current on safety standards and procedures, communicate to team, & ensure compliance
Finish Work

Set door frames, doors, and hardware
Install windows & patio doors
Install interior millwork
Installation of cabinetry
Install appliances and other equipment
Install mirrors, shower bars, decor, and other finishing touches
General

Operate and care for construction equipment and machines
Assist equipment operator, and other skilled labor when necessary
Ensure team has secured job site, tools, and materials at end of each day
Requirements
Education

High school diploma or equivalent
Experience

Preferred 2+ year carpentry experience
Skilled at reading and interpreting architectural plans, specifications, & construction documents
Proficient in using tools such as saws, sanders, drills, planers, etc.
Ability to stand for long periods of time
Ability to lift 50-75 pounds as needed
Comfortable with ladders & heights
Other Requirements

Must pass criminal background check
Valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle with proper insurance
Ability to read, write, speak, and comprehend English.

 

 

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