IMMEDIATE OPPORTUNITY FOR SKILLED CARPENTER
Gitxsan Development Corporation is looking for a qualified professional carpenter for immediate work on a number of important and visible construction projects in the Hazelton community. This role is suited to a proven, reliable leader who values quality workmanship and a strong work ethic, and will bring a positive attitude and pride of ownership to each project. This position, while short-term in nature, has the potential of becoming long-term.
ABOUT THE ROLE
This position involves work in all areas of carpentry, including demolition, framing, forming and interior finishing, loading and unloading materials. Additionally, the Carpenter will supervise a carpenter’s assistant and interact with sub-trades.
WHAT YOU BRING
The most important things to bring to the opportunity is your professionalism and skill. Additionally, you should have strong interpersonal skills and can be relied upon to take tasks to completion. You are enthusiastic and motivated to help others to succeed, work safely and meet expected deadlines.
Able to commence work immediately
Minimum two (2) years of construction experience working on a variety of job sites
WHMIS Certificate; OFA1 First Aid Certificate; Construction Safety Training Systems (CSTS) Certificate Preferred
Valid Class 5 driver's license and reliable transportation
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs and perform physically demanding duties
Demonstrated ability to work with building plans/architectural drawings
Demonstrated attention to detail and accuracy
Ability to lead others and hold them accountable for punctuality and work performance
Available to work 37.5 hours/week, Monday to Friday, with some flexibility for possible weekend hours
Knowledgeable about personal and construction site safety
Experienced with hand tools; their safe operation and security