Carpenters - Finishers

Highlands Master Builders - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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Are you the one on your crew that consistently has the best attitude? Do you love building for a living and seeing the results of your hard work?

Are you ready to take your career to the next level? Would you love to work for a company that actually values and rewards you for your efforts?

If you answered yes to the above we want to hear from you!

Our growing team is looking for experienced carpenters with excellent project management and leadership capabilities. Highlands Master Builders is a fun company that deals in exciting projects. We treat our people like royalty, and offer compensation and benefit plans that are unparalleled in our industry, but we demand the highest levels of dedication, quality, and commitment to exceptional customer service.

The successful candidate(s) MUST be a qualified Carpenter and have at least 3-5 years of full-time experience working in residential/commercial/multi-family construction along with ALL the tools and equipment necessary to complete the jobs required of them. The successful candidate(s) MUST be able to:

  • Read and understand construction plans and blueprints
  • Know and understand the BC Building Code practices
  • Be familiar with building envelope assemblies
  • Be familiar with fire code and wall assemblies
  • Complete various construction tasks as directed
  • Troubleshoot any issues onsite to complete project in a timely manner
  • Have own vehicle and tools (complete and professional took kit required)
  • Communicate regularly and effectively with Project Manager, Lead Carpenter, and Coordinating Professionals.
  • Communicate and coordinate effectively with other team members and subtrades
  • Work well independently and on a team
  • Understand the importance of the construction schedule and budget and be able to manage it


At the core of the Highlands Group is Highlands Master Builders. Our team of construction professionals combines years of experience with advanced educations in engineering, architecture, project management, and journey level trades.

Highlands Master Builders utilizes the latest construction management and design software to enable clients immediate and transparent access to every aspect of their project from anywhere on any device at any time. Highlands Master Builders provides full-service construction services for multi-unit residential, commercial, industrial, and public projects throughout Metro Vancouver.

Mission – Our mission is to consistently provide quality workmanship while maintaining the highest level of professionalism and fairness with considerable attention to health and safety. To create long-term value for our customers by delivering superior customer service, innovative solutions and timely problem solving that exceed expectations.

Vision – To be the Construction and Development Company of choice, locally and nationally, within the commercial and industrial sectors in our designated trades. To be a company that customers want to hire, and our employees are proud to work for.


Creativity & Innovation – We remain a forward-thinking company that discovers and encourages new and innovative ways to implement solutions.

Customer Satisfaction – We are transparent in everything we do, earning our customer’s trust and exceeding their expectations.

Employee Development – We support and promote personal and career development for all employees.

Integrity – We conduct business with great honesty and fairness in our relationships with our customers, employees and vendors.

Quality & Safety – We stay committed to produce high-quality work that adds sustainable value to the neighborhoods and environments we do business.

Responsibilities and Duties

Responsibilities will include:

  • Carpentry duties as required
  • Assist superintendent in daily running of the project and providing instruction to apprentices
  • Organize day to day activities in a sub-section of the project as delegated by the foreman
  • Manage small projects independently

Qualifications and personal attributes:

  • Excellent organizational and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Energetic, ambitious team player
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Personable and approachable
  • Works well with others under pressure
  • Ability and confidence to work independently
  • Familiar with WCB regulations and able to implement best safety practices
  • First aid qualifications an advantage
  • Retail construction and finishing experience preferred

Qualifications and Skills

Red Seal or Journey - Level expertise an asset

Proficient in all aspects of new construction and renovations

GVHBA / CHBA courses an asset

Project Management skills / training an asset


We proudly offer one of the best benefit packages in the industry, and every employee from entry-level to our President is on the same program! It covers medical, dental, vision, critical illness, RRSP's, and much more.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $25.00 to $35.00 /hour


  • Construction: 5 years (Required)
  • Carpentry: 5 years (Required)
  • Finish Carpentry: 3 years (Required)


  • Class 5 Drivers License (Preferred)