Carpenter

Location: Blenheim
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 200252762_1720584041

*Overseas applicants will not be considered for this role*

AWF are looking for experienced Carpenters who have a minimum of three years' experience for five roles across the Marlborough region.

Our clients have major construction and infrastructure projects in the Marlborough region, so the work requires very capable people. You'll also need a good command of English both written and verbal to communicate with sub-contractors, clients and internal trade's people effectively.

To be successful in this role you will have experience in:

  • Minimum three years' relevant experience within the construction industry
  • Reading and executing plans, blueprints, drawings and sketches to fully grasp requirements
  • Taking measurements and calculating the size/amount of materials needed
  • Cutting, shaping and smoothing materials such as lumber, fiberglass, etc. according to measurements
  • Building window frames, doors, staircases and frame buildings by using raw materials or pre-constructed items
  • Carving and assembling of furniture, cabinets, shelves and other items and install them where designated
  • Others: roofing, flooring, concreting, formwork
  • Take pride in the appearance of your worksite ensuring the site is safe and tidy at all times
  • As you will be working with a team, you will show a positive attitude and work ethic and a great team player
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

What's in it for you?

  • Permanent position
  • Monday to Friday work with minimum 30 hours guaranteed
  • Hourly rate between $30-$36ph based on experience
  • Weekly pay, annual leave Kiwi Saver contributions and ACC coverage
  • All PPE is provided and replenished free of charge
  • Working with a dedicated team to ensure your health and safety is our number one priority

For health and safety reasons we require all suitable applicants to pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol screen and should pass AWF's criminal background checks.

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