Journeyman Carpenter
Synergy Projects Ltd
Winnipeg, MB

Job Description

General Activities

  • Apply Occupational Health & Safety Act, Regulation and Code and company safety policy related to all aspects of construction.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, drawings and sketches to determine specifications and calculate requirements.
  • Prepare layout in accordance to building codes and project specifications.
  • Maintain, repair and renovate commercial and light industrial structures.

Rough Carpentry

  • Measure, cut, shape, assemble and join materials made of wood, wood substitutes, lightweight steel, concrete and other designated materials for structural and architectural components.
  • Build foundations, install floor beams, lay subflooring and erect walls and roof systems.
  • Perform construction/renovation/demolition activities.

Finish Carpentry

  • Fit trim and install trim items, such as doors, stairs, cabinetry, molding and hardware.
  • Install architectural materials and components as required, flooring, wall coverings, etc.

Site Work

  • Mix, pour, and spread construction materials.
  • Erect and dismantle concrete forms, scaffolding, ramps, shoring and barricades as required.
  • Operate equipment, secure special attachments to equipment, signal operators to guide them in moving equipment and provide assistance in other activities.
  • Perform and coordinate excavating activities at construction sites as required.
  • Level earth to fine grade specifications using rake and shovel
  • Coordinate and perform tasks for demolishing buildings using prying bars and other tools, and sort, clean and pile salvaged materials.
  • Remove rubble and other debris using rakes, shovels, wheelbarrows and other equipment.
  • Operate pneumatic hammers, vibrators and tampers as required.
  • Tend site machines or equipment used in construction such as mixers, compressors, pumps and heaters. Perform basic maintenance related to their operation.
  • Clean up construction debris and remove materials to refuse container.
  • Oil and grease construction mobile powered equipment as required.
  • Direct traffic at or near construction sites.
  • Use a variety of power tools and equipment to complete the assigned construction tasks.

Carpenter Qualification & Experience requirements

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $34.00 to $38.00 /hour

Job Type: Full-time


  • Carpentry: 5 years (Preferred)


  • English (Preferred)