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Job Details

Carpenter

Posted on Oct 20, 2020 by Alta Home Garages and more ltd

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $28.50 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 5  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 16, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Alta Home Garages and more ltd

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Major Work Area

  • Renovation
  • Maintenance and repair
  • Construction

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

  • Survey building locations and levels
  • Supervise other workers
  • Schedule and co-ordinate work on sites
  • Prepare tenders and quotations
  • Operate CADD and other computer software systems
  • Estimate costs and materials

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Industrial
  • 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
  • Build foundations, install floor beams, lay subflooring and erect walls and roof systems
  • Maintain, repair and renovate residences and wooden structures in mills, mines, hospitals, industrial plants and other establishments

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

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

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • At heights
  • Noisy
  • Dusty

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

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • 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:

info@altahome.ca

Advertised Until

Dec 16, 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 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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