Construction Carpenter

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General Information

Job Posting ID 5417676 Creation Date Mar 22, 2019
Employer Posting No --- Closing Date Jun 24, 2019
Job Site Address WACO, Texas 76712 Employer Type Private Sector
Openings 1

Job Description

Occupation Description:
Construct, erect, install, or repair structures and fixtures made of wood, such as concrete forms; building frameworks, including partitions, joists, studding, and rafters; and wood stairways, window and door frames, and hardwood floors. May also install cabinets, siding, drywall and batt or roll insulation. Includes brattice builders who build doors or brattices (ventilation walls or partitions) in underground passageways

Specific Task:
* Follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean environment.
* Study specifications in blueprints, sketches, or building plans to prepare project layout and determine dimensions and materials required.
* Measure and mark cutting lines on materials, using a ruler, pencil, chalk, and marking gauge.
* Shape or cut materials to specified measurements, using hand tools, machines, or power saws.
* Install structures or fixtures, such as windows, frames, floorings, trim, or hardware, using carpenters' hand or power tools.
* Verify trueness of structure, using plumb bob and level.
* Select and order lumber or other required materials.
* Arrange for subcontractors to deal with special areas, such as heating or electrical wiring work.
* Maintain records, document actions, and present written progress reports.
* Build or repair cabinets, doors, frameworks, floors, or other wooden fixtures used in buildings, using woodworking machines, carpenter's hand tools, or power tools.
* Erect scaffolding or ladders for assembling structures above ground level.
* Inspect ceiling or floor tile, wall coverings, siding, glass, or woodwork to detect broken or damaged structures.
* Assemble and fasten materials to make frameworks or props, using hand tools and wood screws, nails, dowel pins, or glue.
* Remove damaged or defective parts or sections of structures and repair or replace, using hand tools.
* Finish surfaces of woodwork or wallboard in houses or buildings, using paint, hand tools, or paneling.
* Apply shock-absorbing, sound-deadening, or decorative paneling to ceilings or walls.
* Cover subfloors with building paper to keep out moisture and lay hardwood, parquet, or wood-strip-block floors by nailing floors to subfloor or cementing them to mastic or asphalt base.
* Fill cracks or other defects in plaster or plasterboard and sand patch, using patching plaster, trowel, and sanding tool.
* Perform minor plumbing, welding, or concrete mixing work.
* Prepare cost estimates for clients or employers.
* Construct forms or chutes for pouring concrete.
* Work with or remove hazardous material.

Knowledge: Building and Construction, Design, Mathematics
Skills: Active Listening, Reading Comprehension, Time Management
Abilities: Manual Dexterity, Visualization, Information Ordering
Supervisory Experience Required No
Additional Pay Details * Pay will be discussed during interview
Shift Days (First) Duration Regular
Workweek Full Time
Additional Workweek Details * Schedule Monday - Friday 7am - 5pm
Veterans Only No
Federal Contractor No
Eagle Ford Shale Job No
Is this job related to Hurricane Harvey Clean-up/Restoration? No

Job Requirements

Occupation Construction Carpenters
Minimum Experience and Education  5 yrs   0 mos and No Education Requirement

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Occupation Construction and Related Workers, All Other
Minimum Experience and Education  5 yrs   0 mos and No Education Requirement

Additional Requirements

  • English; Fluency - Excellent (Read, Write, Speak)

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Job Closing Date Jun 24, 2019
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