Carpenter's Helper/Laborer

Posted: 10/31/2021

We are looking for a motivated carpenter's helper/laborer to help with a variety of remodeling, addition, and new home construction projects. The Ideal candidate would be someone looking for an entry level position in the construction industry with a desire to learn and grow within an expanding organization. Candidates would work directly with a crew leader/boss as well as a project supervisor on each job.

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General Responsibilities:

(Including but not limited to)

  • Gather materials for workers to handle on job sites.
  • Keep job sites clean and machines serviced.
  • Cover services with plastic material to protect them.
  • Cut and install insulation.
  • Cut and fit tile or linoleum.
  • Spread adhesives on flooring to prep for tile.
  • Build scaffolding, shoring, and braces.
  • Cut timber and lumber to specified dimensions.
  • Hold timbers, lumber, and paneling in place for fastening or cutting.
  • Drill holes in lumber.
  • Hold plumb bobs, sighting rods, and other equipment, to aid in establishing reference points and lines.
  • Assist in the layout of foundation, building lines and anchor bolts.
  • Set hollow metal doors and frames.
  • Install toilets.
  • Install trim and cabinets.
  • Place and set slabs and sidewalks.
  • Unload materials from trucks.
  • Assist with slabs and elevated structures.
  • Frame wood.
  • Establish reference points and lines.
  • Smooth and sand surfaces using power sanders.
  • RESPONSIBILITIES LIST MAY NOT BE TOTALLY INCLUSIVE OF ALL JOB ACTIVITIES.

Requirements

  • Prior experience in a construction related labor role or relevant construction coursework
  • Experience with proper operation of construction related tools
  • MUST BE ABLE TO ACCURATELY READ A TAPE MEASURE
  • Ability to lift, load, and unload heavy construction materials frequently
  • This position will require a significant amount of driving so any candidate must possess and maintain a valid NC driver’s license throughout their employment
  • Great attitude and willingness to learn! We are a growing company and need people that are willing to learn and grow with us.

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Scroggs Construction offers health, retirement and vacation benefits to all full-time employees.

Required Education and Experience

Relevant construction experience or education.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Thank you!