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Calling all Carpenters! Our client is a well-established local company that provides General Contracting, Construction Management, Design Build and Tenant Improvements services for all of Vancouver Island. They are seeking multiple carpenters to join their team on residential and commercial projects in Victoria and up Vancouver Island. Our client offers union wages based on experience, 8% holiday pay, and health benefits. Current employees enjoy stable work, professional development, apprenticeship funding and a rewarding working environment. If you’d like to learn more, give us a call at 1-855-733-7325, text 250-483-5954, or apply online now!

Victoria is the capital of BC and a beautiful city that caters to all lifestyles. It has a population of approximately 345,000.  It’s not hard to see why Victoria is a major tourist destination, all year round. It boasts beautiful weather and scenery, friendly people, a vibrant cultural scene, limitless recreational opportunities, and a full range of amenities.  To learn more about living in Victoria, visit our Town Page!

Terms: Permanent, Full-time. 

Salary:  Up to $35/hr, depending on experience and certification. Unionized. 

Benefits: Comprehensive benefits package including extended health, dental, life insurance, 8% vacation pay, and sponsored educational opportunities. 

Education: 

  • Red Seal/Journeyperson Carpenter certification is a strong asset but not required. 

  • Uncertified, certified, and apprentices are highly encouraged to apply. We will help train and provide funding for an apprenticeship or certification in carpentry.

Experience: 

  • 4+ years of construction experience preferred. 

  • General carpentry, formwork, and/or residential wood framing experience required. 

Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent knowledge of the construction, erection and installation of engineered formwork systems for columns, walls, suspended slabs, slab on grade and stairs.

  • Knowledgeable in trade related math, volumes and areas.

  • Ability to read blueprints and have an understanding of the BC Building Code.

  • Able to work alone, or as part of a team.

  • Hardworking and able to accept direction from a supervisor.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Erecting and building scaffold for concrete formwork decks.

  • Stripping and removal of concrete formwork after concrete pours.

  • Interior finishing – case, base, hang doors, and window liners.

  • Installation of anchor bolts.

  • Build hoardings and concrete sidewalk forming.

  • Other duties as required.

Working conditions

  • At heights and balance on platforms, scaffolds and decks.

  • Exposed to the elements.

  • Work is physically demanding.

  • Travel within the Greater Victoria Area and/or Vancouver Island.


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