Journeyman Carpenter

Dixon, Illinois
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Dixon, Illinois

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$23.00 - $27.00

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Experience Required


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Job Description

Cutting rafters, rough framing, stringing stairs, building wooden structures, measuring and marking for exterior doors, windows, foundations.


  • Cutting rafters
  • Stringing stairs
  • Measuring and marking materials for exteriors
  • Reading blueprints
  • Working with metal and wood framing and roof truss components
  • Using hand or electric tools to fabricate, cut, and install framework
  • Reading and understanding blueprints and drawings
  • Helping place and secure wood during the building process
  • Being confident in framing, measuring, trim work, and finishing work

Qualifications & Experience

  • -Must be able to provide your own basic hand tools
  • -At least 6+ years of commercial carpentry experience
  • -Must have OSHA 10 construction safety certification
  • -Able to repeatedly lift 50 pounds in order to load and unload wood and other materials as well as carry needed tools and materials to and from the jobsite
  • -Reliable transportation to and from jobsites
  • -Basic math skills – addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division on the fly

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