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Job Details

Cabinetmaker Apprentice

Posted on Aug 27, 2020 by DG's Millshop ltd

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 to $18.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Sep 26, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

DG's Millshop ltd

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

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

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • 1st Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Cabinetmaker Red Seal Certificate
  • Cabinetmaker Trade Certification
  • Joiner (Cabinetmaker) Trade Certification

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Additional Skills

Maintain clean and safe work environment

Area of Specialization

  • Millwork
  • Furniture
  • Doors and door frames
  • Cabinets
  • Built-in units
  • Furniture and cabinet remodeling

Weight Handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
  • More than 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Ship building industry
  • Residential
  • Millwork shop
  • Industrial
  • Furniture manufacturing company
  • Furniture repair shop
  • Custom cabinet shop

Specific Skills

  • Study plans, specifications or drawings of articles to be made, or prepare specifications
  • Operate woodworking machines and use hand tools to cut, shape and form parts and components
  • Trim joints and fit parts and subassemblies together to form complete unit and reinforce joints
  • Sand wooden surfaces and apply veneer, stain or polish to finished products; prepare and apply laminated plastics

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Safety glasses/goggles

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Standing for extended periods

Work Location Information

In shop

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Organized

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:

ben@dgsmillshop.ca

Advertised Until

Sep 26, 2020

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 Cabinetmaker Apprentice is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Cabinetmakers
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to trim joints and fit parts and subassemblies together to form complete units using glue and clamps, and to reinforce joints using nails, screws and other fasteners

METHODICAL

Interest in marking outlines for dimensions of parts on wood

INNOVATIVE

Interest in compiling information to repair and restyle wood furniture, fixtures and related products

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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