• Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Whistler, BC
  • $38 to $45 per hour depending on position level and experience. CAD

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- Great opportunity in the trades!

Coast Construction is looking to expand their trades team!  Join this talented residential and commercial construction company focused on high-end, custom builds and committed to superior quality, accountability  and a collaborative work environment.

Offering full-time, year-round employment, complex and varied construction projects, a great wage based on experience, team-building social events and extended medical benefits.

About the Role, Benefits & Perks:

  • Full time or Part time work available based on preference.
    • FT schedule will be Monday to Friday.
    • PT schedule will be a minimum of 3 consistent days per week.
  • Offering competitive wages:
    • Carpenter wage $38 per hour based on experience.
    • Lead wage $45 per hour based on experience.
  • Extended health benefits available.
  • Diverse work in high-end custom residential and boutique commercial projects.
  • Team-building social events.
  • Company clothing (t-shirts, long sleeve shirts, hoodie, toque, ball cap, water bottle).
  • Possible opportunity for project work in remote locations on BC Coast.
  • A team committed to superior craftsmanship, exceptional client service and a collaborative work culture
  • Equal opportunity employer who supports women in trades.
  • Company has been registered to hire temporary foreign workers for employment in British Columbia.

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The Perfect Candidate: 

  • Committed to the core values of quality, accountability, commitment to clients, teamwork and safety.
  • 3 to 5+ years of carpentry experience preferred.
  • High school diploma with carpentry certification is preferred.
  • Proficient understanding of carpentry techniques, methods of installation and ability to read technical documents and drawings.
  • Experienced in using electrical and manual equipment and measurement tools (powered saws, hammers, rulers etc.).
  • Must maintain Level 1 Occupational First Aid certificate.
  • Willingness to adhere to safety guidelines at all times.
  • Knowledge of local building codes.
  • Good oral communication skills in English and a good understanding of basic math.
  • Experienced with residential and commercial projects in the range of $1-5 million is an asset.
  • Ability to maintain a professional demeanor at all times, to adapt to ever changing environment, ability to work productively and harmoniously with co-workers.
  • Committed to providing superior service to our clients.
  • Proven success at taking ownership for one’s responsibilities, being punctual and delivering outcomes within the defined timeframe.

Responsibilities Include: 

  • Read architectural and structural blueprints, drawings and sketches
  • Take measurements, calculate the size and amount of material needed and cut, shape and smooth lumber and other material
  • Understand requirements of major trades at rough in and finishing stages (mechanical, electrical, plumbing, millwork, interior finish)
  • Build window frames, doors, staircases and frame buildings by using raw materials or pre-constructed items
  • Finishing work such as installing interior and exterior trim
  • Ability to work with exposed timbers
  • Attend meetings with Site Supervisor and Project manager to stay informed on project progression
  • Build scaffolding and other construction structures (i.e. Setting forms for concrete construction)
  • Engage in proper tool maintenance and report any damages, misuse or lost/stolen tools
  • Complete post-construction repairs and maintenance, as required

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