Timber Frame Associate

Position Summary

This position is part of the Timberframe Team currently located at our facility in Walpole, NH. The right applicant works with a team of twelve timber frame associates reporting to the team leader. This role is responsible for assisting with the production and preparation of the timbers used to create a Bensonwood home.

The Ideal Candidates Will Have

Experience as a skilled timber framer
At least two years of woodworking shop experience. Machinist shop skills applicable
Computer literacy and familiarity in AutoCAD or similar programs helpful
The desire to learn and apply innovative green building techniques
We are willing to train the right candidate for this full-time role

Essential Role Functions

Standing for long periods, walking and running
Mechanical aptitude
Ability to work safely and accurately with both heavy objects and sharp tools
Ability to visualize in 3 dimensions

Ability to:

Lift at least 50 lbs
Work safely and effectively at high elevations
Safely operate hazardous equipment
Travel, sometimes for weeks at a time, as this role includes site time
Work in varying weather conditions and temperatures
Work overtime if required
Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record

Additional Attributes for Success

Positive team player with strong problem-solving skills, a systems philosophy
High attention to detail with the ability to:
Complete assignments accurately
Organize and prioritize work to meet deadlines
Work independently and collaboratively within a team setting
Positively motivate the team to accomplish goals
Follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean environment
Embrace change and initiate improvements
Strong belief in customer service and satisfaction
Strong verbal and written skills
Flexibility to perform other duties as assigned and to shift work responsibilities

Compensation & Benefits

Hourly wage is commensurate with experience
Benefits include: medical insurance, holidays, paid time off, 401(K), voluntary dental, voluntary short-term disability, and voluntary life insurance