Newport Rhode Island Journeyman Carpenter

Newport, Rhode Island
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Newport, Rhode Island

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$21.00 - $29.00

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Experience Required


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Job Description

As Journeyman Carpenter throughout Rhode Island with PeopleReady Skilled Trades, you’ll support a contractor’s company throughout Rhode Island. In this long-term role, you’ll earn $21 and above an hour based off journey level work experience, enjoy weekly pay, health insurance benefits and a flexible work schedule. Plus, the more hours you work, the more meaningful prizes you can unlock with Respect the Craft — our recognition program specially designed to help tradespeople grow and thrive in their careers.

Whether you’re new to the trades or a seasoned pro, come take charge of your career with PeopleReady Skilled Trades. Interested? Apply today!


Hours: Monday through Friday, 40 hour work week

Basic carpentry

OSHA Required  

Painting and installation of windows, basic trim finish, and hardware 

Qualifications & Experience

  • Be at least 18+ years of age
  • OSHA issued within the last 5 years Certification or a willingness to obtain it
  • Minimum 5 years of experience on commercial or residential construction sites
  • References that will verify your professional skills and experience
  • Measuring, cutting, and bending using measuring instruments and hand tools
  • Have all of the tools of your trade on hand and be able to bring them to your jobsite
  • Maintaining tools, vehicles, and equipment and keeping parts and supplies in order
  • Performing semiskilled and unskilled laboring duties related to the installation, maintenance and repair of a wide variety.
  • Ability to stand, bend, kneel and walk for extended periods throughout the day
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Prior experience in the commercial field preferred
  • Prior experience using standard basic and carpentry tools
  • Position may require a drug screen
  • The hourly rate for this position is $21 plus an hour. This range is a good-faith estimate based on factors such as relevant skills, experience, education, training, geographic location and other considerations permitted by law. An employee’s pay history will not be a contributing factor where prohibited by local law. In addition to monetary compensation, we offer a competitive benefits package which can be found by visiting Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis unless a deadline is otherwise stated.

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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.