Careers

Do you dream of joining a team that supports a healthy work-life balance, enjoys regular team-building socials, and a positive company culture with great pay and benefits? Would you appreciate having your outstanding contributions showcased and featured on a YouTube series? Look no further because Contact Renovations & Custom Homes may be the ideal place for you.

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Lead Carpenter

Job Description

Has your current role left you feeling burnt out? Do you dream of joining a team that supports a healthy work-life balance, enjoys regular team-building socials, and a positive company culture with great pay and benefits? Would you appreciate having your outstanding contributions showcased and featured on a YouTube series? Look no further because Contact Renovations & Custom Homes may be the ideal place for you.

Contact Renovations & Custom Homes is an Edmonton-based company specializing in custom renovations and home building. Our focus on quality craftsmanship and commitment to customer satisfaction has earned us many awards over the past 15 years.

We are currently seeking a full-time residential Lead Carpenter to join our team. In this role, you will oversee staff and subcontractors, track job progress, and ensure quality control on-site. In addition to supervisory responsibilities, you will actively engage in carpentry work, including demolition, framing, window and door installations, deck building, custom millwork, and interior finishing. Hands-on experience in all aspects of home renovation and construction is essential, as well as the ability to coordinate with sub-trades and manage multiple job sites.

By joining our team at Contact Renovations & Custom Homes, you will find a fulfilling career as well as a supportive and rewarding work environment. Your dedication and talent will be recognized and highly appreciated. Don’t miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to excel in your craft while collaborating with a team that shares your passion.

What we offer

  • A positive work environment that is team focused and collaborative
  • Great working hours: Monday to Friday 8 am – 4 pm
  • Building bench strength from within to provide opportunities for advancement
  • An established company with a reputation for quality and integrity
  • Company phone, tablet and truck
  • Company uniform including shirt, hat and jacket
  • Competitive wage, benefits package and RRSP matching

The Role

  • Completes hands-on carpentry work on project sites
  • Provides direction, coordination, supervision and inspections on multiple project sites
  • Assist the Owner and Project Supervisor
  • Organizes site activities
  • Monitors project scope, site timelines, and budgets
  • Assists with scheduling and oversees quality control of work completed by staff and subcontractors
  • Trains and mentors in-house staff to complete job functions
  • Completes administrative paperwork (safety reports, timesheets, budget reports)
  • Helps prepare material take-offs and tool lists for projects
  • Ensures job sites are kept clean and safe and PPE is used
  • Completes maintenance and inventory of company tools and equipment
  • Liaise with clients and ensures constant communications

What you bring

  • Red Seal Journeyman Carpenter Certification is preferred (exceptions may be made if work experience is exceptional)
  • Minimum 5 years experience on residential renovation sites
  • Minimum 3 years experience on home-building sites
  • Ability to read plans and blueprints plus have general knowledge of building codes
  • Experience supervising and directing crews and sub-trades
  • Experience managing multiple job sites from start to finish including estimating, budgets, scheduling
  • Must be alert and safety conscious
  • High standards of quality of work, keen attention to detail, and outstanding customer service
  • Must have a valid driver’s license, vehicle, and basic tools for daily use

Job type

Full-time

$33-36

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