Shop Carpenter – FULL TIME, Kemptville, ON
DFC Woodworks Inc. is a leading manufacturer of high end outdoor furniture.
We export most of our products to the USA and Europe. Our internet based sales approach has led to enormous growth, due in part to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Check out our website at www.TheBestAdirondackChair.com We have immediate openings for shop carpenters.
The job involves cutting materials and assembling them into our final furniture products.
We operate a comfortable manufacturing plant with an excellent safety record.
We have also modified our plant to ensure safe social distancing requirements are maintained. JOB REQUIREMENTS
Ability to work in a fast-paced production environment individually with minimal supervision, as well as part of a team
Fine motor skills and a keen eye for detail
Ability to follow verbal and/or written instruction, as well as communicate well with team
Ability to work with and recognize different wood species and detect any imperfections and defects
Knowledge and confidence using/setting up hand tools, power tools, and larger floor machines with no monitoring in safe and effective manner is required. These tools include, but are not limited to a wide-belt sander, pneumatic drum sander, band saw, cutoff saw, table saw, planer, jointer, router, as well as power drills, screw guns, etc. for assembly of furniture
Proficiency in taking imperial measurements required
Physical requirements include continuously lifting up to 50lbs DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES The ideal candidate will be versatile and able to easily switch between different Shop Carpenter tasks as volume dictates (ie cutting, sanding and assembly)
Hand-finishing assembled pieces to meet quality standards before shipping occurs Ensuring all work areas remain organized and clean REQUIRED EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION
Minimum 2 years experience as a finishing and/or furniture carpenter Post-secondary education is considered an asset, with a preference given to graduates of the Cabinetmaking and Furniture Technician college course WAGE
$22/hour to $30/hour
We are paying a COVID-19 signing bonus of up $500, depending on experience
Advancements will be made possible to successful employees who meet and exceed efficiency and productivity standards
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $22.00 to $30.00 /hour
- Carpentry: 1 year (Preferred)