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apprentice carpenter


Source: Job Bank

Location

Halifax, NS
B3L1C7

Salary

$23.50 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: Experience an asset

Work setting

  • Construction
  • Various locations
  • Residential
  • Residential construction

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

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Hand tools

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Willing to travel

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Cellular phone

Personal suitability

  • Reliability
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Workplace information

  • On the road job
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 to 50 hours per week

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