Renovation helper/assistant

Perspective Renovations - Ottawa, ON (30+ days ago)

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Looking for experienced apprentice renovator helper with a proficient understanding of residential remodeling. Must be organized and detail oriented. Most importantly, you must be customer service oriented and a great team member. As a Assistant/Apprentice renovator for Perspective Renovations you will be in charge of working with your crew lead and our Project Manager to help manage ongoing residential renovation projects ranging from bathroom instillation, kitchen remodels, and full home renovations.

Perspective Renovations will provide all the necessary tools. Further, we provide material delivery and have a full time delivery driver.

Responsibilities:

Read blueprints, drawings and sketches to fully grasp requirements
Take measurements and calculate the size and amount of material needed
Cut, shape and smooth lumber and other material according to measurements
Build window frames, doors, staircases and frame buildings by using raw materials or pre-constructed items

Maintaining a clean and safe job site
Lay out flooring or drywall ensuring they are leveled and compatible
Assemble furniture, cabinets, shelves and other items and install them where designated
Inspect places and conduct repairs or maintenance
Build scaffolding and other construction structures

Requirements:

Assist Lead Renovator with all day to day duties
Proven experience in renovations and residential construction or work (references checked)
Hands-on experience in working with commercial materials
Excellent understanding of carpentry techniques and methods of installation and construction
Proficient in using electrical and manual equipment and measurement tools (powered saws, hammers, Drills etc.)
Ability to read technical documents and drawings
Willingness to follow safety guidelines at all times
Good knowledge of English
Good understanding of basic math
Good physical condition and endurance
High school diploma; Successful completion or current apprenticeship program is an asset.

Wage based on knowledge and experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $18.00 to $23.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Renovation: 2 years (Required)
  • Construction: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Secondary School (Required)

Location:

  • Ottawa, ON (Required)

Licence:

  • G (Required)

Language:

  • English (Preferred)