Framing Carpenter

About the Role

  • 21 Jun 2024
  • Los Angeles
  • Carpentry Professional
  • Permanent / Full Time
Job Title: Carpenter
Company: Ground Up Careers of So. Cal.
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Job Type: Full-time

Company Overview: 
Ground up Careers of So. Cal. is a Locally owned construction career advocate that specializes in building construction careers in our local area.  We help people looking for better opportunities find great companies to build a career with. Construction companies rely on their team to have a successful company, and people rely on companies to make a living and build a great career.  Together we can make the construction industry better than ever! 

Benefits:
  • Competitive salary.
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance.
  • Retirement savings plan.
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement.
Position Overview: 
We are seeking a skilled and experienced Framing Carpenter to join our team. The ideal candidate will be passionate about their craft, possess a strong work ethic, and have a proven track record of delivering outstanding results. If you are a detail-oriented and talented carpenter looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity, we invite you to apply.

Responsibilities:
  1. Reading and interpreting blueprints and project specifications to determine the scope of work.
  2. Selecting and sourcing materials required for each project.
  3. Measuring and cutting materials to ensure precise fits and finishes.
  4. Installing structures and fixtures, such as windows, doors, cabinets, and molding.
  5. Constructing building frameworks, including walls, floors, and roofs.
  6. Collaborating with other construction professionals, such as architects and plumbers, to complete projects.
  7. Repairing or replacing damaged components as needed.
  8. Ensuring compliance with building codes and safety regulations.
  9. Maintaining tools and equipment in good working condition.
Qualifications:
  1. Proven experience as a Carpenter in the construction industry.
  2. Proficient in reading and interpreting blueprints and technical drawings.
  3. Strong knowledge of woodworking techniques and methods.
  4. Excellent understanding of safety procedures and guidelines.
  5. Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  6. Strong attention to detail and precision in workmanship.
  7. Effective communication and problem-solving skills.
  8. Physical stamina and the ability to lift heavy materials and tools.
Education and Certifications:
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Relevant carpentry certifications are a plus.

How to Apply: 
If you are interested in joining our dynamic team, please submit your resume detailing your relevant experience, and any relevant certifications to Kirk.englund@groundupcareers.com. 

Ground up Careers of So. Cal. is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences.
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