Experienced Construction Carpenter

Warfel 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.