-Read blueprints, drawings and sketches to fully grasp structure
-Take measurements and calculate the size and amount of material
-Cut, shape and smooth lumber and other material (e.g. fiberglass)
according to measurements.
-Build window frames, doors, staircases and frame buildings by
using raw materials or pre-constructed items.
-Lay out flooring, roofing or drywall ensuring they are leveled and
-Carve and assemble furniture, cabinets, shelves and other items
and install them where designated.
-Inspect places and conduct repairs or maintenance.
Skills for Success
-Excellent understanding of carpentry techniques and methods of
installation and construction.
-Knowledge of wood properties and other carpentry materials.
-Proficient in using electrical and manual equipment and
measurement tools (powered saws, hammers, rulers etc.).
-Good verbal communication skills.
-Able to work both independently and as part of a team.
-Aptitude in using appropriate tools for the work.
-Ability to work with little supervision while staying productive
and maintaining strong ethical standards.
-Conscientious with great attention to detail.
Physical Demands Must be able to frequently position themselves
around the facility. Be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Ability to work
on ladders, scaffolding, and/or lifts to reach high ceilings or
walls. The Associate will frequently be required to reach and grasp
to perform these duties. Excellent dexterity is required.
This job description is not designed to cover or contain a
comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities
that are required of the Associate for this job. Duties,
responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or