Carpenter

About our Client:

Atlantic Deck Systems is a privately owned and operated Company, serving the Maritimes with over 15 years of experience supplying and installing waterproof systems for decks and balconies, roofs, and stair systems for residential and commercial use. ADS specializes in vinyl sheet membranes, PVC heavy duty water shedding deck boards, and several styles of aluminum, vinyl and glass railings designed to complement any decor.

 

Description:

The Carpenter will work under the project estimators and managers to ensure projects are completed correctly and efficiently. The successful applicant will have a strong work-ethic, ability to lift, move and transport building and deck materials, oversee construction procedures, and ensure projects are completed in a timely and efficient manner. The goal will be to ensure all projects are delivered on-time according to client requirements and without exceeding budget. A Carpentry education background is strongly encouraged; however, any equivalent combination of experience will be an excellent asset.

General Description:

Carpenters must construct, erect, install, maintain, and repair structures and components of structures made of wood, wood substitutes, lightweight steel, and other materials. Carpenters perform some or all of the following duties:

Read and interpret blueprints, drawings, and sketches to determine specifications and calculate requirements

Prepare layouts in conformance to building codes, using measuring tools

Measure, cut, shape, assemble and join materials made of wood, wood substitutes, lightweight steel and other materials

Build foundations, install floor beams, lay subflooring and erect walls and roof systems

Fit and install trim items, such as doors, stairs, moulding and hardware

Maintain, repair, and renovate residences and wooden structures in mills, mines, hospitals, industrial plants and other establishments

Supervise apprentices and other construction workers

May prepare cost estimates for clients.

 

Interpersonal Requirements:

Excellent initiative to start and complete projects

Excellent work ethic

Ability to lift 80 lbs or more

Excellent communication abilities

Ability to work in all weather

Ability to perform specified duties

Time management

Ability to be an effective and worthwhile team player

 

Requirements:

Completion of secondary school in Carpentry a strong asset

A combination of 3-4 years of work experience in the trade and some high school, college or industry courses in carpentry

Work experience in related field

Completion of a three- to four-year apprenticeship program strong asset

Trade certification is strong asset, but not required

Red Seal certification is strong asset

 

Salary:

Wages will depend on experience, education, and ability to perform duties assigned

Full-time permanent

 

How to Apply: Email your resume to kalie@islandrecruiting.com