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Located in Hillside, NJ

Salary: $25/hour

Our client, an online custom Wooden Crafts Manufacturer located in Hillside is seeking for an experienced ‘Woodcraftsman’ to help their rapidly increasing business.


  • Craftsmen need to be dexterous as many facets of their jobs require precision
  • They need to follow a specific set of blueprints when using a machine
  • Craftsmen work with different types of woods, metals, plastics and glass
  • The various equipment that a craftsman use includes:
  • Drill presses
  • Hand or power saws
  • Grinders
  • Staple, glue and caulking guns
  • Lathes
  • Milling machines
  • Heat processing equipment

Primary Duties

  • Build Wooden Cabinets, Crafts and Fixtures based off CAD Drawings
  • Assemble Wooden Cabinets, Crafts and Fixtures based off CAD Drawings
  • Build wooden “Dog Wash Stations” using hand tools
  • Set up, operate, and tend drill presses, lathes, shapers, routers, sanders, planers, and wood-nailing machines
  • Cut, shape, and smooth wooden parts
  • Verify dimensions using caliper or rule
  • Add fasteners and adhesives and connect the pieces to form a complete unit
  • Sand products using sander or sandpaper
  • Stain or coat products with lacquer or varnish
  • Set products out to dry
  • Operate specialized pieces of woodworking machinery
  • Create wooden accents and trim.
  • Complete all stages of woodworking process
  • Ensure wood isn't warped, cracked, or swollen

Primary Requirements

  • High School Diploma or higher degree
  • Carpentry Apprenticeship or a related Trade Certification
  • Proven experience as a Carpenter / Woodcraftsman
  • Hands-on experience in working with carpentry materials
  • Excellent understanding of carpentry techniques and methods of installation and construction
  • Proficient in using electrical and manual equipment and measurement tools (powered saws, hammers, rulers etcetera)
  • Ability to read technical documents and drawings
  • Good understanding of basic math
  • Good physical condition and endurance
  • Willingness to follow safety guidelines always
  • Able to work independently with limited or no supervision


  • 8AM – 5PM Mon thru Fri

To Apply:

  • Email Resume to: jobs.mountainsidenj@expresspros.com
  • Indicate the Position Title and Shift applied for, in the Subject line
  • Apply via this site


  • We will promptly reach out to you if you are in further consideration for this role

Express Office: Mountainside
200 Sheffield Street, Suite 206
Mountainside, NJ 07092
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