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Oakland, California

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$25.00 - $42.00

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Job Description

Position: Carpenter

Location: Oakland, California and surrounding areas

Industry: Construction

Pay Rate: $25-42.00 / HR

Shift: Shift depends on the project

Are you a carpenter with experience doing finish work? Have you done residential framing? Does your carpentry stride the border of construction and art? IF the answer to any of these questions is YES, then PeopleReady Skilled Trades is looking for you.

PeopleReady Skilled Trades is seeking experienced Journeymen Carpenters for custom residential and commercial projects throughout the Bay Area. The contractors we work with are seeking individuals with unique skills that can help deliver on the high end work they promise to their customers. If you know how to design custom base, case, trim, stairs, doors, windows and more, there is work to be done right away.


  • Shape and cut materials to custom specifications, using hand tools, machines, or power saws
  • Install doors, windows, stairs, baseboards and crown molding
  • Build or repair cabinets, doors, frameworks, floors, finishing interior and exterior trim, and other wooden fixtures
  • Construct, install, and repair structures and fixtures of wood, plywood and wallboard
  • Handle high-end materials, including stain-grade woods, with care, accuracy and efficiency.
  • Maintain safety practices at all times
  • Prepare the layout and scope of work for the project
  • Read and interpret blueprints

Qualifications & Experience

  • Must have previous experience working as a carpenter in a construction setting
  • Must be familiar with carpentry concepts
  • Must be able to read plans and blueprints
  • Must be familiar with carpentry tools
  • Must be familiar with construction safety practices
  • Must be at least 18 years old.

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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.