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Carpenter – Construction


  • Construct, renovate, erect, and install structures and components of structures made of wood, wood substitutes, lightweight steel and other materials
  • Prepare layouts, measure, cut, shape, assemble, and join moldings, wood materials, steel studs, drywall and plastics materials
  • Install horizontal and vertical metal studs to frames so that wallboard can be attached to interior walls
  • Cabinetry installation
  • Door hardware installation
  • Cut and install metal framing and trim to size, using cutting tools
  • Cut and screw together metal channels to make floor or ceiling frames, according to plans
  • Fit and install windows, doors, stairs, moldings, and hardware
  • Suspended ceiling installation
  • Build steel stud walls and partition installation
  • Operate power tools

Education & Experience

  • Secondary School completion is mandatory
  • Certificate of Apprenticeship or Trades Qualification Certificate as a Journeyman Carpenter recognized by the Province of B.C.
  • Three years’ recent, related experience in commercial construction.

Knowledge & Abilities

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Great attitude.
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, drawings and specifications.
  • Ability to organize work.
  • Ability to operate related equipment.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $30.00-$35.00 per hour


  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Flexible schedule
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evenings
  • Morning shift
  • Night shift


  • AEC / DEP or Skilled Trade Certificate (preferred)


  • Carpentry: 3 years (required)

Work Location: On the road

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Burnaby

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