Carpentry Assistant (Term Position)

Heritage Park Historical Village - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Heritage Park is looking for a Carpentry Assistant with experience in construction and renovation projects to join our team. This is a term position beginning immediately with an expected end date of December 2019 (end date is subject to change). Under the direction of the Carpentry Supervisor, the Carpentry Assistant will assist in the construction and restoration of a natural resource exhibit.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists in the repair and construction of the exhibit
  • Completes selective demolition and removal of waste
  • Operates hand and power tools
  • Performs general site housekeeping and organization
  • Follows direction from, and works closely with, other members of the Carpentry team

Job Requirements:

  • Proficient with the safe operation of typical carpentry tools and power tools
  • Prior experience with construction and renovation projects an asset
  • High-School Diploma; prior experience with carpentry rough work is considered an asset
  • Valid Driver’s Licence
  • Highly motivated with a willing attitude
  • Strong communication skills

Working Conditions and Hours of Work:

  • Must be willing to perform a wide variety of tasks with varying physical requirements from lifting, climbing ladders, and being on your feet for extended periods of time
  • Must be willing to work at height and in confined spaces
  • Extended outdoor activity; exposure to varied weather conditions
  • 40 hours per week; Monday to Friday

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary


  • Construction/Renovation: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Calgary, AB (Required)