Tradesmen International, Inc. Carpenter Apprentice in ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania
Tradesmen International is seeking a motivated carpenter apprentice to work in the Lehigh Valley and Berks county.
Must have at minimum (1) verifiable year of experience, preferably commercial, plus basic hand tools, license, and reliable transportation. Must be able to drive up to an hour from home for consistent work!
As a carpenter apprentice you will work directly under the supervision of a qualified Journeyman Carpenter and construct, erect, install, and repair structures and fixtures of wood, plywood, metal studs, and drywall using carpenter's hand tools and power tools, while conforming to local building codes.
Helping install foundations, walls, floors, ceilings, and roofs using materials such as: wood, steel, metal, concrete, plastics, and composites of multiple materials
Assisting with fitting and installing window frames, doors, door frames, door hardware, interior and exterior trim using a carpenters level, plumb bob, and laser levels
Erecting scaffolding, ladders for assembling structures above ground levels.
Positioning and holding timbers, lumber, or paneling in place for fastening or cutting
Selecting tools, equipment, and/or materials from storage and transport items to work site
Cleaning work areas, machines, or equipment, to maintain a clean and safe job site
Holding plumb bobs, sighting rods, or other equipment to aid in establishing reference points and lines
Cutting timbers, lumber and/or paneling to specified dimensions, and drilling holes in timbers or lumber
Smoothing or sanding surfaces to remove ridges, tool marks, glue, or caulking
Simply put, we're not a temp agency and don't just hire anyone. In fact, we're highly selective, committed to hiring only those carpenter apprentices that have exceptional abilities at their skill level, with unwavering reliability, strong work ethic, and a desire to be the best.
Eagerness and willingness to learn and receive instruction/direction from qualified Journeyman Carpenter
Strong working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation
High standard of integrity and professionalism
Drug free at all times
In addition to consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we provide a benefits package that is among the best in the industry. Our comprehensive benefits encourage our employees and their families to build a lifelong relationship with us.
Dental and vision plan
Prescription drug plan
401(k) profit-sharing savings plan
Tool purchase programs
Tradesmen International is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability
Req ID 2019-231252
Category Carpenter - Apprentice