Carpenter/Apprentice Carpenter

$21.26 - $48.31 / Hourly

Job Description

About Rupert Wood’N Steel Construction Ltd.

Rupert Wood’N Steel Construction Ltd. is a company based in Prince Rupert, BC that specializes in general contracting, construction management, sub-contracting, and building upgrades. We have completed projects in Northern British Columbia, including industrial, residential and commercial building. Our company is driven by the commitment to deliver the best results in the industry. We are proud to have a company culture where employees are valued, respected, and are presented with the opportunity to participate in challenging and unique construction projects.

The Opportunity

We are looking for a Carpenter/Apprentice Carpenter to join our team in Prince Rupert, BC. The successful candidate for this position will apply their competent carpentry skills and meticulous attention to detail to work in both independent and team-oriented environments.

General Duties and Responsibilities

The responsibilities of the Carpenter/Apprentice Carpenter include, but are not limited to:

- Arrive on-time and prepared to work, with the necessary tools to complete required tasks.

- Prepare materials and set up the work area, including necessary equipment.

-Safely handle, lift, carry, and move materials weighing up to 50 lbs.

- Maintain cleanliness and organization of work area.

- Skillfully operate a variety of hand tools, measure, cut, shape, assemble, and join materials. Develop layouts, templates, and jigs as needed.

- Knowledge of rebar layout and tying, hoarding, and building and concrete work heating.

- Experience installing windows, siding and framing etc.

- Willingness to learn project contract details from supervisors to ensure project understanding and be proactive in informing supervisors about material requirements and necessary items for current and future tasks on-site.

- Participate in continuous improvement initiatives, including identifying opportunities to streamline processes, improve quality, and reduce waste while being committed to continuous learning, teaching, mentoring, and personal growth within a team environment.

- Maintains effective safety processes and procedures

In Return for Your Outstanding Expertise, Rupert Wood’N Steel Construction Ltd. Offers:

- Competitive wages

- Professional development

- Competitive benefits program

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


•             Dental care

•             Extended health care


•             8 hour shift, 5 days a week

Preferred Qualifications

Qualifications, Requirements, and Knowledge

- Highschool graduation required

- Valid driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract required.

- Red Seal Journeyman is an asset, Apprentices considered based on experience.

- Level 1 or 2 Occupational First Aid certification considered an asset

- Telehandler, forklift, and AWP tickets are all considered assets

- WHIMS and CSTS both assets as well.

Skills, Abilities, and Attributes

- Proof of ability to remain and work in Canada.

- Must be able to communicate in English.

- High personal, professional, and ethical standards

- Strong attention to detail, highly organized, and a team player in a collaborative environment

- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

Details Apply Now

Date Posted: 05/15/2024
Start Date: Ongoing
Classification: Union
Level: Entry Level, Experienced, Intermediate, Journeyperson
Job Type: Full-time
Wage: Hourly
Wage From: $21.26
Wage To: $48.31
Number of Employees: 1

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Company Phone Number: 2506278788
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