Join our team! We are a locally owned and operated company that believes in supporting and growing the community we live and work in. Our mission is to provide the finest quality wall panels and building products using hand-crafted methods that highlight the skill and workmanship of our team.  As part of our crew you'll enjoy a safe work environment and a benefits package that includes paid holiday and storm days, discounts at our sister stores, a clothing allowance and more!


Don't see a posting? Send us your resume and we'll be in touch if we have an opportunity that might fit.

 


CARPENTER ASSISTANT/GENERAL LABOURER

Full-time


As a member of our team you'll work in our manufacturing facility performing a variety of carpentry and general labour tasks.  Tasks can include wall framing, cleaning, preventative maintenance on equipment, and more. On occasion you may be required to work on-site under a journeymen carpenter.


DUTIES

  • Safely operate a forklift
  • Report material usage to Supervisor
  • Report any problems with equipment or in the facility
  • Follow all safety rules, including use of PPE
  • Read blueprints, drawings, and sketches
  • Operate carpentry hand and power tools properly & safely
  • Ability to lift and/or cary items weighing up to 50lbs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

SKILLS
  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to plan and prioritize work
  • Team spirited
  • Detail orientated
  • Excellent decision making ability
  • Problem solving skills
  • 1+ years of residential construction experience is an asset
  • Trade experience is an asset, but not mandatory

REQUIREMENTS
  • Valid Class 5 Driver's License
  • Familiar with construction work (new or renovation)
  • Familiar with air compressors, tools and other carpentry equipment
  • Ability to work on multiple projects

WE OFFER
  • A safe work environment
  • Competitive wages
  • Employee discount at Chester Building Supplies & Nova Scotia Building Supplies
  • Paid holiday and storm days
  • Clothing budget
  • Training
  • Opportunities for growth & advancement
  • Closed weekends
  • Good people to work with!

TO APPLY
Email your resume to Sean Saulnier, Manager at sean.saulnier@castlatlantic.ca
-or-
Drop off your resume to us at 33 Station Road, Hubbards, NS.