Carpenter - NZ Builders LTD

Date Posted: Nov 01, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

5 years or more

Work site environment

  • At heights
  • Confined spaces
  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Work setting

  • Construction
  • Various locations
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Renovation
  • Willing to relocate
  • Maintenance and repair
  • Commercial
  • Residential

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Read and interpret blueprints drawings and sketches to determine specifications and calculate requirements
  • Prepare layouts in conformance to building codes using measuring tools
  • Measure cut shape assemble and join materials made of wood wood substitutes lightweight steel and other materials
  • Build foundations install floor beams lay subflooring and erect walls and roof systems
  • Fit and install windows doors stairs mouldings and hardware
  • Schedule and co-ordinate work on sites
  • Survey building locations and levels
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Supervise other workers
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Operate CADD and other computer software systems
  • Maintain repair and renovate residences and wooden structures in mills mines hospitals industrial plants and other establishments

Supervision

  • 1 to 2 people

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • Carpenter Trade Certification
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE) training
  • Carpenter Red Seal Certificate

Additional information

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Bending crouching kneeling
  • Combination of sitting standing walking
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Large workload
  • Physically demanding

Own tools/equipment

  • Tools
  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses/goggles

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written communication
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Values and ethics

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits