Carpenter helper

Hartford, Connecticut
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Overview

Industry

Commercial

Location

Hartford, Connecticut

Job Type

Temporary

Branch Number

774

Hourly Rate

$18.00 - $

Work Hours

Multiple Shifts

Experience Required

Entry

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Job Description

We are looking for a qualified Carpenter to cut, fabricate and install wooden and other structures according to specifications. Your job will entail working in diverse settings to produce steady and functional infrastructure and products. A carpenter is an individual with great hand dexterity and an eye for detail. The ideal candidate will have good knowledge of wood properties and other carpentry materials. Working with little supervision while following all health and safety standards is essential. The goal is to contribute to the construction and maintenance of strong and long-lasting buildings and products.

Responsibilities

We are looking for skilled carpenters and carpenter helpers to work on commercial construction sites throughout Connecticut. Pay is competitive!



Responsibilities

  • Read blueprints, drawings and sketches to fully grasp requirements
  • Take measurements and calculate the size and amount of material needed
  • 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 floorings, roofing or drywalls ensuring they are leveled and compatible
  • Carve and assemble furniture, cabinets, shelves and other items and install them where designated
  • Inspect places and conduct repairs or maintenance
  • Build scaffolding and other construction structures
  • Rough Carpentry
  • Finish Trim

Skills

  • Proven experience as carpenter for 5 years or more
  • Hands-on experience in working with carpentry materials
  • Excellent understanding of carpentry techniques and methods of installation and construction
  • Proficient in using electrical and manual equipment and measurement tools (powered saws, hammers, rulers etc.)
  • Ability to read technical documents and drawings
  • Willingness to follow safety guidelines at all times
  • Good knowledge of English
  • Good understanding of basic math
  • Good physical condition and endurance

If you or someone you know is interested please apply at our website below:


Apply now with your resume for immediate consideration, 860-528-0133 and ask to speak with a Trade Recruiter.

People Ready Skilled Trades

290 Roberts Street, Suite 101

East Hartford, CT 06108

Qualifications & Experience

  • Needs OSHA 10 reliable transporation and able to work 10 hour days
  • Proven experience as carpenter for 5 years or more
  • Hands-on experience in working with carpentry materials
  • Excellent understanding of carpentry techniques and methods of installation and construction
  • Proficient in using electrical and manual equipment and measurement tools (powered saws, hammers, rulers etc.)
  • Ability to read technical documents and drawings
  • Willingness to follow safety guidelines at all times
  • Good knowledge of English
  • Good understanding of basic math
  • Good physical condition and endurance

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PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a specialized division of PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI). Since 1987, we have connected tradespeople and work across a wide range of trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, solar installations and more. Whether you need a single tradesperson or require a coordinated effort to dispatch skilled workers across multiple projects, we ensure you have the right people with the right tools, on-site and on time.