Experienced Carpenter, interested in becoming Lead Carpenter

Experienced Carpenter, interested in becoming Lead Carpenter

Employment type: full-time
Salary: $23-28 hourly (Lead Carpenter salary: $27-36 hourly)
Benefits: worth an additional $11-14 per hour (see list below)
Reports to: Production Manager

Byggmeister is design-build remodeling firm that is striving to be an exemplary steward of Boston-area homes. Our mission (and passion) is to design and renovate homes that are livable, functional, comfortable, beautiful, and environmentally responsible. Ours is an uncommonly innovative, dedicated, and experienced team that embraces continuous learning and strives for excellence in everything we do. We are also friendly, kind, respectful and fun, and we are fortunate to work for homeowners with whom we share a high level of trust and respect.

You share our dedication to excellence and our passion for environmental and social responsibility. You are interested in using your carpentry skills to build a carbon-smart future as part of a multi-talented and diverse team of creative designers, skilled craftspeople, building science geeks and operations and finance wizards. We encourage applications from individuals who identify as women, people of color, LGBTQ, and/or working-class.

• Has solid carpentry skills, problem-solving skills, and written and oral communication skills
• Has 3+ years experience in residential construction and interest and potential to grow into a Lead Carpenter within 1-2 years
• Has a positive attitude, takes on all tasks with enthusiasm, is able to work well with a wide range of people, and is a team-player
• Shows ongoing interest in continuing education
• Maintains personal and jobsite safety at all times
• Owns and maintains hand and power tools
• Must have reliable transportation to work sites around the Boston area

• $1,500 yearly tool allowance, and cell phone allowance
• Paid attendance at conferences and other training opportunities
• Paid time off
• Health and dental insurance
• Short-term and long-term disability insurance, and 401K with employer match
• We are transitioning to worker ownership. All employees will have the opportunity to buy in and become an owner of the company.

Please send a resume and cover letter describing your experience and background and why you want to work with us to Business Manager Maria Washington ([email protected]).