Carpenter

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Job Detail

  • Career Level Post Secondary Diploma
  • Experience 4-6 Years
  • No. of Openings 1

Job Description

Braxx Construction provides Kelowna, Penticton, Summerland, Peachland and the surrounding Okanagan with residential and commercial foundations and framing, suspended slabs, retaining walls, excavation, driveways, pools, patios and much more!

Job Purpose

Our company is looking for an experienced Carpenter to join our team. BRAAX Construction specializes in a diverse range of construction including; concrete formwork, framing, renovations, remodel, new home builds and multi-family units. The ideal candidate will have his or her own truck and tools and will be willing to travel when necessary.

Key Accountabilities

  • Interpret client requests and provide mock-ups for clients to approve prior to commencing
  • Build cabinets, vanities, tub, and shower surrounds, and other projects based on demand
  • Frame rooms as needed
  • Select and evaluate materials for defects
  • Install cabinets, counters, and molding
  • Follow all code requirements
  • Extensive knowledge of power tools, including skill saw, mitre saw and jigsaw
  • Possession of basic hand tools and reliable transportation to job sites
  • Knowledge of lumber grades and countertop materials
  • Promote and provide daily site clean up
  • Prepare drawings for cabinetry, framing, and other construction projects on-site
  • Ask questions when you are not sure

Education, Experience, and Skills Required

  • High school diploma, post-secondary education in carpentry
  • Carpentry trades experience – a minimum of 4 years
  • Finish carpentry – a minimum of 1 year
  • Valid BC driver’s license with a clean driving record. Experience operating a truck & trailer is an asset
  • Self-driven with the ability to multi-task
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Possess good organizational and time management skills
  • Reliable and consistently punctual with an eye for detail
  • Knowledge of workplace health & safety practices and responsibilities associated with it
  • Self-driven with the ability to manage and motivate others. Experience leading a team is advantageous
  • Proactive, hands-on, roll up your sleeves, and do whatever it takes to get the job done attitude
  • Contributor to a positive and results-oriented team environment with the desire to learn and grow
  • Physical stamina to maintain a productive 8-hour workday. Ability to lift weight up to 50lbs
  • Proficient operating skills of all major construction tools & equipment
  • Provide all your own personal safety gear including waterproof outerwear and gloves
  • Willing to work evenings, on-call, and weekends when requested

Please reference mytrades.ca in your application to this job posting!

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