Building carpenter, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada

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Company: A.C. Civil Contracting Ltd. O/A A.C. Civil Contracting

Business Information: A.C. Civil Contracting performs residential and commercial projects, and we offer excavation, site services, concrete, asphalt and electrical services. We also provide services related to roadworks and asphalt, concrete, carpentry, traffic control, winter maintenance and saw cutting.

Business Address: 300-4180 Lougheed Hwy, Burnaby, BC V5C 6A7

Work Location: Same as above and various worksites across Vancouver and the Lower Mainland area.

Type of Employment: Full Time – Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description:

Build foundations, install floor beams, lay subflooring and erect walls and roof systems

Read and interpret blueprints, drawings and sketches to determine specifications and calculate requirements

Measure, cut, shape, assemble and join materials made of wood, wood substitutes, lightweight steel and other materials

Identify areas of weakness and fixing problems in damaged structures

Ensure finished structures are safe and can weather some damage

Assist with storage, lifting, fetching supplies, load, unload and check deliveries and undertaking tasks to assisting carpenter generally

Maintain accurate worksheets and records/documentation

Perform work as directed by the supervisor

Work with materials and hardware power tools

Transport materials to different worksites


Education: Completion of secondary school is required.

Experience: A minimum of 2 years of experience is required. If the candidate does not have at least 2 year of experience, then a post-secondary education certificate is required.

Work under different weather conditions.

Driver’s license type 5 is required.

Work conditions and physical capabilities: Bending, crouching, kneeling, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Handling heavy loads, Overtime required, Physically demanding, Tight deadlines, Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, Repetitive tasks, Manual dexterity, Attention to detail, Standing for extended periods.

Personal Suitability: Accurate, Efficient interpersonal skills, Judgement, Reliability, Team player, Initiative, Organized.

Work site environment: Noisy, Dusty, Outdoors.

Weight handling: Up to 45 kg (100 lbs).

Language: English is required.

Salary: $30.00 per hour, 42.5 hours per week.

Benefits: Life insurance, vision care, medical and dental benefits. Dental insurance. Transportation between work locations provided by employer.

Important information: The regular schedule will be from Monday to Friday from 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM. However, flexibility on schedule is required. Work on weekends and overtime may be required depending on the business’ needs.

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