Auburndale Builders


Newton, MA

Auburndale Builders, based in Newton, MA, is looking for a full-time Carpenter with a minimum of 5 years field carpentry experience. We build new custom homes, renovations, additions, and historic restorations in the Metro West region of Boston. Using our knowledge of historic homes and leading-edge building science we create energy efficient, net zero homes powered by renewable energy. We believe supporting our employees, clients, and the environment are integral to the success of our company and community.
The role of the Carpenter is to execute a variety of skilled jobsite tasks under the Site Supervisor’s directives and the project schedule. The Carpenter is expected to coordinate effectively with all members of the jobsite crew, including subcontractors, and support the Site Supervisor and other project team members as needed. This position has the potential to grow into a lead carpentry/Site supervisor position over time.
The compensation range for this position is $35-45 per hour depending upon abilities and experience. Benefits include paid holidays and vacation, health, dental and vision insurance, 401k retirement plan, performance bonuses, and paid training to advance your skills. Requirements: a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation to the jobsite, the ability to lift 80 pounds regularly, and the ability to work outside in all weather conditions.
Consistently arriving at the jobsite on time and working within daily start and stop times
Performing tasks as framing walls, floors, decks and stairs. Installing windows and doors, interior and exterior trim work directed by the Site Supervisor while maintaining an awareness of schedule requirements and asking for additional support as needed to solve problems and keep the project on track
Maintaining professionalism and respect when communicating and interacting with other team members, subcontractors, and clients
Ensuring that any issues that arise are quickly and accurately communicated to the Site Supervisor
Supporting the Site Supervisor in maintaining a clean and well-organized jobsite and ensuring personal, jobsite, and crew safety at all times
Ensuring good communication and prompt response to calls/texts/emails from the AB staff
Submitting coded receipts to the admin team in a reliable and timely fashion
Submitting accurate timesheets on a weekly basis
Experience with building science or high performance building assemblies is not a requirement, but the desire to want to learn these carpentry skills is.

How to Apply:
Please introduce yourself, describe your relevant work experience and why you would be a great addition to our team. Include three references with phone numbers and an up-to-date resume.