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PeopleReady Carpenter Apprentice in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

PeopleReady Skilled Trades is currently hiring carpenter helpers for commercial, multi-family residential and industrial projects. Providing our clients with quality craftsmanship has given us the reputation as one of South Florida's leading construction solutions team. Do you love being engaged in many tasks in a versatile occupation? Are you passionate about the idea of building things with your own hands? PeopleReady Skilled Trades is currently hiring carpenter helpers for commercial, multi-family residential and industrial projects. Providing our clients with quality craftsmanship has given us the reputation as one of South Florida's leading construction solutions team. You will help Journeyman Carpenters complete a variety of construction projects, which can include anything from crafting kitchen cabinets to building bridges. For example, some carpenters: Insulate office buildings Install drywall or kitchen cabinets in homes Install the wooden concrete forms for cement footings or pillars Erect shoring and scaffolding for buildings. You will use many different tools to cut and craft wood, plastic, fiberglass, or drywall. Carpenters commonly use hand tools, including squares, levels, and chisels, as well as many power tools, such as sanders, circular saws, nail guns, and welding machines. Carpenters fasten materials together with nails, screws, staples, and adhesives, and will do a final check to ensure accuracy. They use a tape measure on nearly every project because proper measuring reduces waste and ensures that the pieces being cut are the proper size.

Note - Pay Rate for this Job is $14/ Hour - $17/Hour.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Metal and wood framing and roof truss components

  • Cutting materials using different tools without errors

  • Reading and understanding blueprints and drawings

  • Placing and securing wood during the building process

  • Being confident in framing, measuring, trim work, and finishing work

  • Competitive pay rate up to $17 an hour.

  • Sign on bonus upon completion of 160 hours.

 

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of one year of experience in residential or commercial carpentry preferred.

  • Must be at least 18 years old.

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.

  • Ability to stand, bend, and kneel.

  • Tools of trade and the ability to bring them onsite.

  • References to verify your professional skills and experience.

 

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PeopleReady is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity. We do not discriminate based on race, religious affiliation, color, national origin, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by law. We will get to know you and connect you with jobs that match your skills, experience and preferences. We work hard every single day to find jobs so each employee has opportunity and variety in their work.

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