Rocco Design + Build Journeyman Carpenter in Ithaca, New York
POSITION: Journeyman Carpenter
STATUS: Full Time, Non-exempt hourly
LOCATION: Ithaca, NY
Rocco Design + Build seeks a seasoned Journeyman Carpenter to perform-high quality, journey-level carpentry work on all of our exciting, custom projects. Will will rely on your expertise to fabricate and install wood framework and custom millwork and ask that your technical skill serves as an example and inspiration to our wonderful team.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Primary responsibilities include all tasks related to rough carpentry and finish carpentry, including but not limited to: drywall, framing, window and door installation, roofing, insulation, trim, porch and deck construction, casework, built-ins, stairs, and cabinetry
Research new methods, materials, and trends in carpentry
Must be able to accurately estimate materials and labor required for projects related to rough carpentry, finish carpentry, and custom furniture fabrication
Must have all necessary carpentry hand, power, and measuring tools
General Duties & Responsibilities:
Perform own high quality work according to RDB design documents, drawings, and procedures. Train and evaluate others’ work performance and technical skill.
Work effectively and collaboratively with subcontractors on site.
Advise Project Manager or Project Lead of material needs; proactively procure day-to-day materials required as needed.
Utilize, maintain, and update job management software on a timely basis so others can assess project status in real time.
Communicate with RDB Project Manager and Project Lead using technology (laptop/tablet/phone).
Communicate professionally with clients on site.
Be decisive to ensure timely project progress. Communicate with Project Manager and Project Lead on issues or exceptions that require their approval. Oversee team member’s others’ work to ensure quality and timeliness.
Advanced, Journey-level carpentry competencies and knowledge of safe work practices acquired with experience (3-5 years minimum)
Proficiency with Excel
Demonstrated ability to read and understand blueprints and related design drawings
Mathematically able to make required calculations for materials needed on job
Valid NYS driver’s license and reliable transportation