Construction Carpenter


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Located in Vancouver, BC

Salary: $30 - $43/ hour

We are seeking a Construction Carpenter to join a Commercial and Residential Construction Company in South Vancouver. This company is an industry leader in residential and commercial new structures and renovations and aims to disturb the industry by simplifying the construction process for their clients and challenging their team to strive for ultimate excellence. You will be responsible for the full range of rough and finished skilled carpentry work as well as various project specific multi-skilled tasks. The successful candidate will be able to work from blueprints, specifications, drawings and instructions to design, build, remodel, retrofit, maintain and repair various types of facilities and structures.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Blueprint reading, layout and planning of the day-to-day work to perform specific carpentry and site related assignments
  • Maintain project safety standards in accordance to Workplace Safety and Insurance Board standards
  • Complete independent repairs to drywall, millwork, paint, finishing carpentry & other outstanding job site issues
  • Maintaining tools, cords and equipment so that they are kept in good working order and are safe for use
  • Creating lists of materials, supplies, specialty tools and equipment (proactively) that are needed to perform the work
  • Consistently reporting for work on time and in appropriate attire
  • Participating in training and other forms of development to strengthen technical, safety and supervisory skills
  • Organize workflow to meet deadlines and expectations
  • Direct and supervise workers, sub-trades and other relevant building professionals as required
  • Study job specifications to determine appropriate construction method
  • Take actions to deal with the results of delays, bad weather, or emergencies at construction sites
  • Consult with supervisory personnel, owners, contractors, and design professionals to discuss and resolve matters such as work procedures, complaints, and construction problems

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of direct experience (i.e.: framing, finish carpentry, drywall etc.)
  • The ability to read blueprints and specifications, to create material lists and to fill out time cards and other minor record keeping tasks
  • Interpersonal competencies that include a drive for results, effective oral communication skills, organization, trust, respect, dependability
  • Must have current and valid driver's license with clean driving record
  • Must have a reliable vehicle and be able to transport his own hand tools as well as company power and air tools


  • Pay rate: $30 - $43/ hour dependent on experience
  • Location: South Vancouver
  • Hours: Monday to Friday varied
  • Benefits available after probationary period

To apply, please forward your resume to or call 604 638 6980 between Monday to Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00pm.


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