Position Title: Union Carpenter
Location: Twin Cities Metro
Hours: 40 hrs. per week
Wage: Metro Journeyperson wages & benefits
Journeyperson carpenter duties:
Journeyperson carpenters use a variety of tools to accurately measure, cut and join wood, drywall, fiberglass, plastic and other building materials. Depending on their particular jobs, they frame structures and walls and install cabinets, ceilings, doors, floors, fixtures, prefabricated panels and scaffolding. Journeyperson carpenters may supervise the activities of laborers, carpenter’s helpers and apprentices. They use measuring devices, electric saws, hammers, levels, miter boxes, pneumatic nail guns, sanding machines and squares. Journeyperson carpenters also construct underground partitions, braces and specialty concrete forms. Many jobs require carpenters to be able to read and act on blueprints and other plan documents.