A lead carpenter is defined as a craftsperson with extensive skill and experience level, able to manage job sites with multiple employees and trade contractors, able to work with others or alone on a job site.
Education - High School Graduate
Minimum of five years in all phases of residential construction. Supervisory experience.
Extensive knowledge of residential construction and remodeling trades, practices, procedures, techniques, tools and equipment, materials, specifications, quality control, cost control, safety and applicable building codes, proficient at blueprint reading.
Able to do layout, framing, finishing of typical projects, including new homes, room additions, and remodeling, including – but not limited to decks, fences, pergolas and roofed garden structures.
Ability to draw appropriate sketches to communicate details to employees, and others.
Mathematical skills and analytical skills necessary to do material and labor estimates. Mathematical skills and analytical skills necessary to interpret job cost reports.
Job Types: Full-time, Apprenticeship
Salary: $22.00 to $28.00 /hour
- Management: 1 year (Preferred)
- Construction: 2 years (Required)
- Carpentry: 4 years (Preferred)