Lead Carpenter or Lead-Carpenter-in-Training

Job Company: 

Steveworks LLC

Job Location: 

Newton, MA

At steveworks our residential renovations and remodeling projects exemplify quality, craftsmanship, durability, value and sustainably. We are located in Newton, MA, and work in the surrounding areas.  If you take pride in your work, believe in our principles and want to grow with us, check out what we do below and at www.steveworks.com.

Who We Hire

steveworks values employees who share our dedication to excellence. We are currently seeking a Lead Carpenter or Lead-Carpenter-in-Training to join our team:

required skills and experience

  • excellent carpentry skills
  • material takeoffs & ordering materials
  • planning and executing material/framing layouts
  • effective communication skills with clients, crew, subcontractors and management
  • running a crew, scheduling subs, standing inspections
  • understanding building science; ability to execute advanced framing and weatherization techniques
  • tracking budget and time; reporting to management
  • running a safe, clean, efficient job site
  • effective problem solving & ability to plan ahead
  • taking initiative when needed; showing good judgement
  • drawing construction details in Chief Architect or Sketch-up
  • at least OSHA 10 and preferably OSHA 40 certification

We will also consider candidates with most of the above skills and the interest and potential to grow to become a Lead.

What we provide

  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Health & dental insurance
  • 401(k) plan
  • Safety equipment: steel toe boots and Rx safety glasses every year
  • A fun, safe work environment that welcomes diversity

what we do

  • Residential renovations and remodeling
  • Custom built-ins and shelving
  • Additions
  • Kitchens and baths
  • Decks and porches
  • Energy upgrades
  • Siding
  • Window and door replacement
  • Small handyman projects and much more

what we don’t do

  • New construction (teardown and rebuild)
  • Commercial spaces (except for small handyman and light projects)
  • Electrical/plumbing
  • Major roofing

how to apply

Qualified individuals should send a resume and cover letter describing the position you are interested in and your experience and background to Steve Greenberg or Asher Greenberg at info@steveworks.com.  Please let us know where you saw this posting.