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Job Details

Apprentice Carpenter

Employer

JFA Contracting (2006)

Date Posted

June 25, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $24.00 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 70 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 5  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Aug 09, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

JFA Contracting (2006)

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Major Work Area

  • Renovation
  • Maintenance and repair
  • Construction

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • 1st Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • Carpenter Trade Certification

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

  • Supervise other workers
  • Schedule and co-ordinate work on sites

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Commercial

Specific Skills

  • Prepare layouts in conformance to building codes, using measuring tools
  • Read and interpret blueprints, drawings and sketches to determine specifications and calculate requirements
  • Measure, cut, shape, assemble and join materials made of wood, wood substitutes, lightweight steel and other materials

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses/goggles

Work Site Environment

  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

  • 1 to 2 people
  • 3-4 people

Work Location Information

Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Judgement
  • Values and ethics
  • Reliability

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By e-mail:

jalfarela@telus.net

Advertised Until

Aug 09, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Apprentice Carpenter is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Carpenters
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to prepare layouts that conform to building codes using measuring tools

METHODICAL

Interest in speaking to apprentices and other construction workers to supervise their activities

INNOVATIVE

Interest in compiling information to build foundations, install floor beams, lay subflooring and erect walls and roof systems

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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