Job ID 22404380
Wellington, Wellington
Listed on 9 Jan 2024

About this job

we are looking for a qualified Carpenter to cut, fabricate and install wooden and other structures according to specifications. Your job will entail working in diverse settings to produce steady and functional infrastructure and products.The ideal candidate will also have good knowledge of wood properties and other carpentry materials. Working with little supervision while following all health and safety standards is essential. The goal is to contribute to the construction and maintenance of strong and long-lasting buildings and products.


• Read blueprints, drawings and sketches to fully grasp requirements. • Take measurements and calculate the size and amount of material needed. • Cut, shape and smooth lumber and other material (e.g. fiberglass) according to measurements • Build window frames, doors, staircases and frame buildings by using raw materials or pre-constructed items • Lay out floorings, roofing's or drywalls ensuring they are leveled and compatible • Carve and assemble furniture, cabinets, shelves and other items and install them where designated • Inspect places and conduct repairs or maintenance • Build scaffolding and other construction structures

Job Requirements

Requirements and skills • Proven experience as carpenter • Hands-on experience in working with carpentry materials • Excellent understanding of carpentry techniques and methods of installation and construction • Proficient in using electrical and manual equipment and measurement tools (powered saws, hammers, rulers etc.) • Ability to read technical documents and drawings • Willingness to follow safety guidelines at all times • Good knowledge of English • Good understanding of basic math • Good physical condition and endurance • Must pass a drug test and MOJ, Restricted to a full Licence required

Days of work
Monday – Friday 7am – 4.30 (50 hours per week)
Pay Details
TBC or depending on experience.
Job Category
Carpenters and Joiners
Career Level
Entry level (6 months - 2 years)
Driver Licence
Full, Restricted
(Class 1) - Car Licence
Pre-employment drug test required

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