Carpenters Carpenters construct, repair, and install building frameworks and structures made from wood and other materials.

Carpenter Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Carpenter to join our team.


  • Perform special projects and other responsibilities as assigned;
  • Ensure good relationships are built with internal and external customers;
  • Ensure quality inspections are carried out in line with company standards;
  • Build required items including specialty furniture;
  • Operate and maintain carpentry tools and equipment;
  • Keep a daily log of tasks;
  • Take measurements, install fixtures, and make necessary adjustments;
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints;
  • Cut, shape and smooth lumber and other material (e.g. fiberglass) according to measurements;
  • Assisting in home inspections;
  • Repairing motors, transformers, generators, and electronic controllers on machine tools and industrial robots;
  • Using tools such as conduit benders, screwdrivers, pliers, knives, hacksaws, and wire strippers;
  • Read blueprints, drawings and sketches to fully grasp requirements;
  • Ensuring minor carpentry repairs and ironmongery or lock repairs;
  • Inspect places and conduct repairs or maintenance.


  • Good communication skills;
  • Knowledge of mathematics;
  • High school diploma;
  • Completion of a recognized apprenticeship or a minimum of four years’ experience as a journey-level carpenter;
  • Additional certification may be required;
  • Physically fit with good hand-eye coordination;
  • Positive attitude;
  • Minimum of 3 years working experience is required for this position;
  • Committed to delivering a high level of customer service;
  • The job requires Male applicants only;
  • Excellent grooming standards;
  • A trade qualification (proof of qualification may be required) as a Carpenter;
  • Knowledge of carpentry and building maintenance.