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carpenter


Source: Job Bank

Location

Burnaby, BC
V5C4C8

Salary

$30.00 to $35.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

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

Work setting

  • Construction
  • Various locations
  • Commercial
  • Residential

Tasks

  • Read and interpret blueprints, drawings and sketches to determine specifications and calculate requirements
  • 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
  • Supervise other workers
  • Work at heights, on scaffolding or swing stages
  • Erect and dismantle concrete forms, scaffolding, ramps, catwalks shoring and barricades
  • Check formwork, granular base and steel reinforcement materials and direct placement of concrete into forms or onto surfaces according to grade

Supervision

  • 1 to 2 people

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Hand tools

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Large workload
  • Overtime required
  • Physically demanding
  • Tight deadlines

Own tools/equipment

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

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Values and ethics

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

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