Frame and truss builder

Job ID 22533378
Canterbury, Christchurch
Listed on 27 Jun 2024

About this job

Reading Blueprints: Understanding architectural plans and technical drawings to determine the layout and dimensions of the frame or truss system.

Cutting and Shaping Materials: Using power saws, hand tools, and other equipment to cut and shape lumber, plywood, or other building materials according to specifications.

Assembling Frames: Constructing wall frames, roof trusses, and floor systems according to building codes and industry standards.

Installing Components: Positioning and securing trusses, beams, and rafters to form the structure of the building.

Ensuring Structural Integrity: Checking for accuracy and alignment to ensure the structural integrity of the frame or truss system.

Following Safety Procedures: Adhering to safety protocols and regulations to prevent accidents and injuries on the job site.

Collaborating with Team Members: Working closely with other construction professionals such as architects, engineers, and other carpenters to ensure the project progresses smoothly.

Maintaining Tools and Equipment: Keeping tools and equipment in good working condition by performing regular maintenance and repairs.

Job Requirements

• Ability to use power tools- nail guns competently • Accuracy to measure and cut timber • Early morning starts • Fit and strong as heavy lifting involved • Good team player get on with everyone • Able to follow instruction from supervisors • Pass drug test and disclose conviction and gang affiliations

Days of work
• Available for early shift - 05:00am to 3:00pm (30 hours per week)
Pay Details
Job Category
Other Miscellaneous Labourers
Career Level
Entry level (6 months - 2 years)
Driver Licence
Full, (Class 1) - Car Licence
Pre-employment drug test required

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