Experienced Construction CarpenterWarfel Construction Company
State College, PA Full-time
Posted on May 9, 2019
Warfel Construction Company is currently looking for an experienced Construction Carpenter to join our team, based in the Bellefonte / State College area! The Construction Carpenter role reports directly to the jobsite Foreman or Superintendent and requires strict adherence to all Warfel safety rules and regulations, including any site-specific necessities. Standard work hours are M F, beginning at 7:00 AM through 3:30 PM with a 30-minute lunch. Occasional Saturday work and overtime may be required. Travel to and from the jobsite varies; reliable transportation is required. Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: Fit and install prefabricated window frames, doors, HM door frames (knock down and welded), weather stripping, interior and exterior trim, and finish hardware. Install, align, imbed miscellaneous metal and specialty items, such as handrails, bearing plates, lintels, fire extinguishers, bathroom accessories, and various other tasks. Erect scaffolding and ladders for work on structures above ground level. Use of appropriate hand tools. Building layout, wood & metal framing, layout and installation of blocking, installing cabinets, and trim and casing. Perform a variety of tasks involving dexterous use of hands and tools, such as selective demo, sawing lumber, dismantling forms, removing projections from concrete, and cut and attach insulating material. Will be required to assist other carpenters or Warfel employees in the performance of their duties. May be required to operate hand and power tools as well as operate company equipment and vehicles. Ability to supply basic tools required for the position (such as tool box, hammer, nail bag, etc). A full list will be provided during interviews. Needs to have a commitment to safety and keeping work area neat and clean. QUALIFICATIONS: High school or equivalent, technical school or college experience Ability to use and read a tape measure with precise standards and accuracy Understanding of prints, sketches, blueprints, building plans with minimal instruction for performing layout, framing, and assembly Completion of an Apprenticeship Program in the carpentry trade, or equivalent experience / knowledge Excellent communication, organization and people skills, with proven success working in team environments Must be able to work with limited supervision Competitive pay and benefits offered. Warfel Construction Company is an equal opportunity employer.