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carpenter


Source: Job Bank

Location

Truro, NS
B2N4S2

Salary

$23.50 hourly

Additional Information

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  • Expérience:

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work site environment

  • At heights
  • Confined spaces
  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Outdoors

Work setting

  • Construction
  • Various locations
  • Renovation
  • Commercial
  • Residential

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
  • Survey building locations and levels
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Maintain, repair and renovate residences and wooden structures in mills, mines, hospitals, industrial plants and other establishments

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Large workload
  • Overtime required
  • Physically demanding
  • Tight deadlines
  • Work with minimal supervision

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Punctuality

Experience

  • 7 months to less than 1 year
  • Durée de l'emploi: Permanent
  • Langue de travail: Anglais
  • Heures de travail: 35 to 40 hours per week

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