Date Posted: 2020-04-27 | | Expires: 2020-05-27

Lead Carpenter

Job Description

We are looking for a lead carpenter to lead one or two crews on multiple residential and commercial projects. Candidate will have experiene being a hands-on lead as well as teaching apprentice carpenters and laborers. Will have to read blueprints and be very involved with layouts, and reviewing work. Will likely be involved in subcontractor coordination and direction. Will have to track changes and deviations from plans to help Project Managers initiate change orders to owners.


Has own tools, be able to work in a busy environment. Must be able to multi-task. Must be able to read blueprints, do take-offs, and make material lists. Be able to make projections about project progress. Spanish bilingual not required but a plus.


Health and dental insurance available, company pays main portion of employee premium. SIMPLE IRA available with company-match up ot 3%. 2 weeks paid vacation available after one year, paid holidays.


Board Layout Build Outs Build Projects Build Tools Carpentry Design/layout Finish Carpentry Hammer Hands On Leader Lead A Team Measurement Tools

Language Requirements


Education Degree

High School

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Job Criteria

Job Type

Full Time


#Architecture & Planning #Building Materials #Construction

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Job Location

United States - Chicago



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