Siding Carpenter


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Siding Carpenter

* Hiring for positions in Green Bay and Sturgeon Bay

Responsible for performing tasks involving physical labor at residential and commercial construction job projects. Constructs, erects, installs, and/or repairs fixtures made from wood and other various materials.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Cut and shape materials to prescribed measurements using hand and power tools.
  • Anchor and braces forms, and other structures in place using such fasteners as nails, bolts, anchor rods, steel cables, planks, wedges and timbers.  
  • Lay out and install exterior trim/siding using hand and power tools.
  • Erect scaffolding and ladders for assembling structures above ground level.
  • Inspects all work to ensure quality and accuracy and make necessary adjustments.
  • Follows all established safety rules and regulations, and maintain a safe environment
  • Ensure all company policies and procedures are followed at all times
  • Always take responsibility for the care and use of all company-owned equipment
  • Perform any special assignments or projects as requested by Management, Supervisor or Leads.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • High school diploma or its equivalent
  • Course work in skilled crafts or trades training or experience in the field.
  • Must be dependable and be available for scheduled hours
  • Proven ability to read/hear and comprehend basic written and verbal instructions.
  • Proven ability to work as a team.
  • Basic math skills that pertain to the construction industry including fractions and the ability to read a tape measure.
  • Must have good knowledge of the materials, methods, and tools involved in construction.
  • Understand the safe and right use of power and hand tools of the trade.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of situations.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills required.
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Able to climb elevations and lift up to 100 lbs.
  • Able to work at heights and up ladders and platforms.
  • Must be able to travel out-of-town for various job projects and stay overnight when required.
  • Must hold, or be able to obtain a valid and appropriate state driver’s license prior to employment.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Both indoors and outdoors and subject to variable weather conditions
  • Primarily physical and often strenuous. 
  • Frequent work with moving mechanical parts, sharp or rough materials, sharp tools, power equipment, and working in situations where there is risk of slips and falls.
  • Hours of work will generally average 40 to 44 hours a week.
  • Some variation in work hours or workdays due to project work levels, deadlines, weather, and other customer needs.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Walk, prolonged standing, climbing, bending and kneeling
  • Use hands to manipulate, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms.
  • Frequently lift and/or move 25+ pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds
  • Talk and hear.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance and color vision, and ability to adjust focus.