SKILLED CARPENTER

For Immediate Hire

Carpenter Job Description

Full Job Description

 

ABOUT PICARDIE TIMBER FRAME:

Established in 2009, the company specializes in historic preservation, historic millwork, custom new millwork, timber framing, residential and commercial contracting. Our goal is to bring a sustainable method of construction to all of our work while maintaining integrity by using traditional construction techniques. We are a fast paced, growing company working on high end, high profile historic projects. Working at Picardie means you will gain competency with fine wood, advanced carpentry techniques and set the stage for a great career with a growing company. Our team is tight knit and hardworking - join us in improving some of the most beautiful buildings in Louisiana.

GENERAL JOB DESCRIPTION:

Picardie Timber frame is looking for a skilled carpenter with several years of experience with finish carpentry and on site projects. Must be able to create efficient, precise work with attention to detail and knowledge of all common tools/machinery.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum 3 year’s experience with millwork or carpentry

  • Self-motivated and willing to work in a fast-paced environment

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Must know traditional basic joinery

  • Must be experienced with the following equipment: Shaper - Table Mitre and Skill Saws - Planer - Jointer - Sanders

  • Ability to check quality of material and assure correct type, amount, dimension, length, etc to produce high quality finished products

  • Must work efficiently, adhere to deadlines and read/work from plans

  • Must be able to work at heights and lift 100 lbs

PREFERRED JOB SKILLS QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience with historic preservation woodworking and timber framing

  • Skilled at finish carpentry

  • Lift Certification

HOURS:

  • 7AM-4PM M-F, overtime is expected in order to complete projects by deadline. Some Saturdays required.

SALARY:

Starting pay will depend on your experience and performance 

BENEFITS:

  • Competitive Compensation

  • Retirement plan plus generous company match

  • Annual Crawfish Boil and Holiday Party

  • Health insurance

  • Dental insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Paid time off

This is a full time, permanent position. 

Candidates must have transportation to the job sites in New Orleans. 

 

To Apply:
Please email resume to info@ptfnola.com. A brief cover letter and photos of your work are greatly encouraged. Please include Carpenter Resume as your subject line in email.

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