Company in Muskoka is looking for a Carpenter

Carpenter needed for company in Muskoka

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

Application Deadline: December 5, 2020
Wages: $25-35/hour
Duties & Qualifications:

The carpenter position focuses on performing a range of carpentry and construction related tasks. The carpenter may also lead apprentice carpenters in tasks. The carpenter will assist in maintaining a safe and efficient job site and take on tasks as needed. Work includes building foundations, installing floor beams, laying sub-flooring and installing walls and roofing systems;fitting and installing trim, doors, stairs, moulding and hardware; measuring, cutting and joining materials made of wood or wood substitutes, metal, straw and other building materials; repairing and renovating wooden and other structures; erect scaffolding, site cleaning. Finish carpentry, framing and other construction skills related to renovations, additions and new builds


Have 5+ years construction site experience, with strong skills in framing, finish carpentry, and experience in renovations and additions
Knowledge of and experience in green and natural building techniques and products an asset
Experience and knowledge of Passive House techniques is an asset
Comfortable reading and interpreting floor plans and blueprints
Strong ability to do take offs and order materials
Knowledge of the current Ontario Building Code as it applies to residential low-rise and light-commercial construction
Working at Heights, WHMIS and Standard First Aid training. Additional related training an asset
Own and supply a full complement of tools
Posses a valid Class G driver’s license with insurance
Posses a reliable vehicle, (possession of a vehicle capable of moving large materials, such as lumber)
Strong interest and ability to work in a team to maintain a positive and safe work environment
Physical ability requirements:
Work an 8 hour day of physical labour
Work inside and outside
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

Job Type: Full-Time
Advertising Method: General Ad

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