Skilled Carpenter

Darien, Illinois
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Darien, Illinois

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Hourly Rate

$20.00 - $23.00

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Experience Required


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Job Description

Must be able to be flexible with other trade practices – Maintinance/Handyman (carp, drywaller, painter, concrete, minimal HVAC ductwork if possible (not required) Site Clean Up
– Sawzall
– measuring tape
– Pencils
– Hammer
– wrecking,flat and pry bars
– any bits, blades/ attachments/accessories needed


Hours: Day shift, typically starts 8am

Performs basic finish/trim carpentry

Some rough-in carpentry experience

Building scaffolding

Provides support to other renovation needs on projects

Reviewing plans with lead carpenters

Caulking, measuring door frames, climbing ladders

Using basic hand tools and power tools

Measuring, cutting, cleaning areas

Maintain tools, vehicles and equipment and keep parts and supplies in order

Perform semiskilled and unskilled laboring duties related to the installation, maintenance, and repair of a wide variety of remodeling and renovation jobs

Qualifications & Experience

  • Minimum 1 year construction knowledge and experience
  • Possess the required basic carpentry tools:
  • - Drill
  • - Sawzall
  • - Measuring tape
  • - Pencils
  • - Hammer
  • - Wrecking, flat and pry bars
  • - Any bits, blades/ attachments/accessories needed
  • Excellent time management skills, organizational skills and communication skills
  • Understanding of safety procedures and protocols
  • Ability to lift minimum of 50lbs
  • Possess all required PPE gear, steel-toed boots, hard hat, safety glasses, gloves, high-viz vest. (these items will not be provided)
  • Commitment to starting and completing assignments as accepted
  • Strong work ethic
  • OSHA 10 Construction certification (not always required, but sometimes needed)

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