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Tradesmen International, Inc. Carpenter Apprentice in ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania

Description

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!

Requirements

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.

Specific responsibilities:

  • 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

Company Details

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.

Specific requirements:

  • 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

Benefits

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.

  • Vacation Pay

  • Health insurance

  • Dental and vision plan

  • Prescription drug plan

  • Life insurance

  • Short-term disability

  • 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan

  • Incentive programs

  • Tool purchase programs

Tradesmen International is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability

Recruiter Name

Robert Hertensteiner

Location

US-PA-ALLENTOWN

Req ID 2019-231252

Category Carpenter - Apprentice

Travel No

Location US-PA-ALLENTOWN

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