Spates Construction is looking to hire 3 carpenters and 1 superintendent. Please fill out Application if interested and either call or email for more information. We have 3 carpentry levels open, see descriptions below.

MASTER CARPENTER: At this level, must be an expert in all aspects of carpentry, with the experience, skills and tools of a master craftsman. You must have the ability to read blueprints, do layout work including complicated stairs and a comprehensive ability to use both the framing square and calculator to solve hip/valley/jack rafters. You must also possess the ability to build items with intricate trim details in a timely manner. You must be able to work with others in both large and small groups, and act as a mentor and leader for all carpenters.

CARPENTER: You must be competent with all aspects of carpentry, with the ability to perform all aspects of framing work in a proficient manner, along with the ability to do layout work and demonstrate the skills needed to complete finish work. You must be able to demonstrate your ability with a framing square and calculator and be able to cut basic rafters and stair stringers . Must be able to install door hardware including closures and panic bars. You must be able to work with others and encourage and journeyman carpenters. At this level taking pride in your work becomes essential. Work would also include any other duties assigned by project superintendent or foreman.

JOURNEYMAN CARPENTER: You have shown your ability to do framing work, and are ready to assist in more detailed carpentry work such as soffits, trim and other finish work. At this point you may have experience in metal studs, drywall & metal buildings, along with installing basic hardware sets. Work would also include any other duties assigned by project superintendent or foreman.

FRAMING CARPENTER 1: You must be able to do rough framing work, including but not limited to, stud wall framing and door and window layout and header work. Work will also include setting and bracing trusses, installing plywood & blocking. Duties may include assisting in applying wood siding and trim, drywall & metal studs, metal buildings. Work would also include any other duties assigned by project superintendent or foreman.

SUPERINTENDENT -position requires a minimum of 3 to 5 years experience in managing jobsite operations of construction projects ranging from $100K up to $5 million. Willingness to travel to job sites. Follow and implement safety protocols/requirements. Projects need to be completed on time and on budget. Building Trades preferred, technical training and/or field related experience. Leadership qualities and communication skills are a must. Team player. Salary based upon experience. Benefits include 401k, 3% profit sharing, life insurance, short & long term disability, PTO, company vehicle.