Framing Carpenter

Northern Industrial Construction Ltd. - Yellowknife, NT (30+ days ago)

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Job Description

Northern Industrial Construction is currently seeking framing carpenters to join our team starting in May 20, 2021.


Reporting to the site superintendent, framing carpenters will take a leading role in all aspects of constructing residential structures. Northern Industrial Construction has several projects located in NWT communities with fly-only access and due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, shifts will be 6-8 weeks until travel restrictions are reduced.

Job Description:

· Interpret drawings and specifications

· Prepare layouts and build foundations

· Construct bearing pads and assemble triodetic multipoint foundations

· Construct floor beams & subflooring, erect walls and & roof systems

· Install drywall, insulation, partitions, ceilings & exterior cladding

· Fit windows, doors, stairs, and install hardware

· Install flooring, moulding, and other finishes

· Maintaining a clean and organized construction site

· Be willing and able to train workers and take on apprentices


· Minimum 5 years of rough and finish carpentry experience

· Journeyperson Carpenter

Northern Industrial Construction:

Northern Industrial Construction is a self-perform, multi-disciplined General Contractor. We deliver mechanical, structural, civil and building construction solutions to a wide variety of industrial, municipal and institutional market sectors. We specialize in the specific challenges associated with winter-road, fly-only accessibility, and marine-only delivery methods. Northern Industrial Construction understands the importance of master planning, effective logistics and delivering maximum efficiency when faced with a time of the essence construction window.

Based in Yellowknife, NT, Northern Industrial services the Yukon, Northwest and Nunavut Territories. Our diversity sets us apart from the rest. We have an unsurpassed reputation for delivering efficient, cost-effective and value-analyzed construction projects and understand that each and every industry has unique and specific needs beyond the ordinary.

Job Types: Full-time, Fly-In/Fly-Out

Salary: From $38.00 per hour


  • 12 hour shift

Application question(s):

  • Are you a Journeyman Carpenter?


  • rough and finish carpentry: 5 years (preferred)

Work remotely:

  • No