Apprentice Carpenter

An employer in Huntsville is looking to hire an Apprentice Carpenter

For more about this job please call 1-800-461-5541

Wages: $20-30
Duties & Qualifications:
The apprentice carpenter reports to the lead carpenter or working site supervisor as assigned. All workers will assist in maintaining a safe and efficient job site and take on tasks as needed.

Experience, knowledge of or at least keen interest in environmentally and energy efficient building techniques

Performs various manual labor tasks requiring some specialized skills to assist in the work of skilled tradespeople and craftspeople such as carpenters, plumbers, painters, masons, etc.

Performs carpentry, framing and other construction tasks related to renovations, additions and new builds including work on walls, floors, roofs, decks, footings, window/door installation

May perform straw work including installing bales, mesh and lath, stitching, stuffing, window taping,scaffold assembly/disassembly

Plastering including shoveling, mixer operation, hauling material, clean up, troweling

Air barrier work including passive house membrane and tape installing.

May operate hand and power tools of all types including saws, air hammers, earth tampers, small mechanical hoists, and a variety of other equipment and instruments.

May clean and prepare sites, dig trenches, set braces to support the sides of excavations, erect scaffolding, clean up rubble and debris.

Be ready to work at the time and place scheduled daily.

Other duties as required

Physical ability requirements:

Work an 8 hour day of physical labour

Work inside and outside throughout the year

Ability to lift 50lb over a sustained period of time

Ability to safely carry out a full slate of physical demands throughout a work day of construction such as climbing ladders and scaffold, reaching and lifting overhead, shoveling

Other requirements:

Hand and power tools as needed to adequately fulfill duties of this position

Personal vehicle

Fall protection, WHMIS and first aid training. Additional related training is an asset.

Job Type: Full-Time
Advertising Method: General Ad

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