LEAD CARPENTER EXTRAORDINAIRE! (FULL TIME)

Rave is seeking an AMAZINGLY TALENTED LEADER to join our team!

If you are highly experienced in remodeling and new construction and you are seeking a career move where your talents can shine and you will be rewarded, YOU are what we are looking for! There is little that we subcontract out therefore it is imperative that you have extensive experience performing and overseeing various construction tasks. Quality is everything!

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • 10+ years of diverse carpentry experience

  • Customer service oriented

  • Will directly report on a daily basis to our Class A Contractor

  • Team player with excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • A desire to continue your learning

  • Ability to work independently

  • Willing to undergo a background check and drug test

  • Must have a truck or van with a ladder rack and a trailer hitch (we have a cargo trailer you will occasionally tow)

  • Must have a valid and clean driver’s license

  • Must supply your own basic tools (we will supplement!)

  • Solid knowledge of the various trades involved in construction

  • Ability to lift and carry 80+ lbs

  • Must not be afraid of heights

JOB DUTIES:

  • Read and interpret construction documents with extreme accuracy

  • Investigate, troubleshoot and resolve issues promptly

  • Ability to LEAD your crew by delegating tasks and teaching them additional skills to help them advance

  • Material takeoffs and ordering (on occasion)

  • Ensure carpenter's apprentice has prepared and stocked the job site for a smooth and efficient workflow

  • Responsible for:

    • leading a crew of at least 3

    • building layout

    • excavating and pouring footings

    • framing (including roofs as WE DO NOT USE trusses)

    • interior trim (and occasionally crafting built-ins)

    • roofing (mostly repair work as we typically sub out roofing)

    • flooring (including tile work)

    • painting

    • drywall (hanging and finishing for smaller projects/repair work. we sub out drywall larger projects)

    • siding and exterior trim work including metal work

    • installation of composite materials (exterior trim, decking,etc)

  • Prep for and oversee Inspections

BONUS EXPERIENCE:

  • Estimating

  • Up to date Building Code Knowledge

PAY

  • $50,000 - $58,000 (based on 40 hour work week).

BENEFITS:

  • Joining a team who is passionate about the work they do and who have fun doing it! (Immediate)

  • Full-time, year round work (We are currently booked until Summer 2024!)

  • M-F schedule (Rarely will you be asked to work a Saturday)

  • Paid holidays (after 90 days) (4th of July, Thanksgiving 2 days, Christmas 3 days, New Year's Day)

  • One week paid vacation after 1 year, additional time after 2 years

  • Sick leave (will accrue weekly (up to 40 hours) after 90 days)

  • Health Insurance or Health Savings Account (after 90 days)

  • Cell phone stipend (after 90 days)

  • Bonuses (performance based)

  • Team events

To apply, please complete the fillable application through the link below and email your resume to Melisa at admin@ravedesignbuild.com.

You may also contact our Class A Contractor and Vice President, Ray Wamsley at (757)871-0265.

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