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Smithwood Builders Inc seeks a skilled and experienced Carpenter Lead Hand to join our team on a permanent, full-time basis. The successful candidate will have extensive experience in residential carpentry, with a focus on high-end custom homes. The Carpenter Lead Hand will be responsible for leading a team and managing job sites, ensuring the highest standards of workmanship are maintained.

Location of Work: City, Greater Vancouver area

About Smithwood Builders Inc

Skills Requirements:

  • 5+ years of hands-on experience with carpentry in the residential sector, specifically working on high-end single-family custom homes
  • Experience leading a team and managing a job site with trades/suppliers
  • Education: Trade certification in carpentry
  • Language of Work: English

Job Duties:

  • Analyse blueprints, drawings, and sketches
  • Determine project specifications and material calculations
  • Create layouts adhering to building codes
  • Work with various materials (wood, substitutes, lightweight steel)
  • Measure, cut, shape, assemble, and join parts
  • Construct foundations, floor beams, subflooring, walls, and roof systems Install and adjust trim elements (doors, stairs, moulding, hardware)
  • Maintain, repair, and renovate wooden structures
  • Supervise apprentices and construction workers
  • Potentially provide cost estimates for clients

Wage: $39-43 per hour

Benefits: Health Care Plan

Business Address: 1907 Rockcliff Road, North Vancouver, BC, V7G 1X3

Contact: smithwoodbuildersjobs@gmail.com