Carpenter Apprentices & Labourers

Full time Scott Builders Inc. in Construction Email Job
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Job Detail

  • Career Level Apprentice
  • Experience Previous Experience
  • No. of Openings Multiple

Job Description

Position: Carpenter Apprentices & Labourers
Project/Job Location: South Eastern BC / Kingston, Ont. / Alberta (Red Deer/Edmonton/Calgary)

Posting Date: Ongoing

Scott Builders Inc. requires motivated, safety conscious and reliable Carpenter Apprentices and Labourers responsible for performing general construction tasks involving physical labour on commercial and industrial construction projects.


Scott Builders Inc. specializes in total construction services, offering a single point of contact for every phase of a project. Established in 1971, Scott Builders stands among the leading Design/Build Contractors in Canada. The success in our organization has been driven by our people. We provide an excellent work environment with substantial opportunity for individual growth.


The successful candidates will have previous experience constructing various types of commercial buildings including wood, steel and concrete with proven ability to operate a variety of heavy equipment.

Through the regular course of job duties, the successful candidate will be responsible to:

    • Clean and prepare construction sites as needed, including erecting scaffolding, removing and properly disposing of debris and waste materials, and digging trenches
    • Mix, pour and spread materials such as concrete
    • Maintain a safe and clean job site by handling materials and storing them properly, picking up and removing all tools and equipment when not in use, and securing the job site on a daily basis
    • Load and unload construction supplies from trucks both manually and with the use of equipment
    • Operate a variety of hand and power tools, including drills, saws, impact tools, forklifts and other tools as directed
    • Assist trades in construction activities such as framing, cribbing, demolition, drywall, painting, roofing, tin work and other tasks as assigned
    • Follow all safety procedures on the job site and report violations immediately to the Foreman or Superintendent on-site
    • Participate in/at worksite safety meetings
    • Proactively identify and prevent hazards

Demonstrated commitment and adherence to safety practices and company safety programs is of the utmost importance within the Scott Builders team and is an expectation of all employees.


    • Carpenter apprentices actively enrolled in the apprenticeship program
    • Previous commercial construction experience is an asset
    • Ability to operate a variety of construction equipment
    • Excellent physical stamina and ability to work at heights
    • Valid drivers’ license
    • Standard 1st Aid/CPR would be preferred
    • Fall Protection certification would be an asset
    • Ability to take direction and meet project timelines
    • Strong focus on safety
    • Committed to providing strong customer service
    • Accountable and dependable
    • Strong communication skills and ability to work in a team environment
    • Demonstrated ethics and integrity
    • Ability to pass a drug/alcohol test for employment and pre-access
    • Flexibility in working periods of overtime and out of town
    • Must be eligible to work in Canada without sponsorship

Scott Builders Inc. is an employee owned, leading Design-Build Construction Management firm based in Alberta, with projects throughout Western Canada.  We provide an excellent work environment and a competitive compensation package.

Our success has been driven by the people in our organization and if you would like to join our team, send your resume in confidence to:

We thank everyone for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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