Foreman Carpenter

Kensington, PE

Company Overview

We focus on Residential and Commercial developments. We currently have multiple projects started, and we require Lead Carpenters to join our team. If you're looking to work with an organization that will treat you with respect, has the patience to teach or listen to what you have to say, and yes, we will even buy you tools and lunch sometimes, then this is the place for you.


Job Duties

  • Lead and supervise a team of carpenters, assigning tasks and providing guidance to ensure efficient project completion.
  • Coordinate with superintendents to understand project requirements, timelines, and budgets.
  • Adhere to schedules and report any issues with timelines to the Superintendent.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, sketches, and construction plans to execute carpentry tasks accurately.
  • Perform quality carpentry work. Includes framing, formwork, finish carpentry, and other tasks as required.
  • Ensure compliance with safety standards and regulations on job sites, promoting a safe working environment. This includes ensuring a respectful and inclusive work environment.
  • Conduct regular inspections to maintain quality control and identify areas for improvement.
  • Monitor project progress, track materials, and equipment, and report updates to the superintendent.
  • Collaborate with subcontractors, and other professionals to resolve technical issues and ensure project success.
  • Report poor performance of subcontractors to your superintendent.
  • Train and mentor new & junior carpenters, assisting in their skill development and fostering a positive work environment.
  • Ensure accurate materials are delivered on time and secured on-site against damage or theft.



  • Proven experience as a carpenter
  • 5+ years of experience in residential/commercial construction (Journeyman or Apprentice Carpenter Certificate)
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to effectively manage and motivate a team.
  • Team player with the ability to lead by example.
  • Proficiency in reading and understanding blueprints, sketches, and construction plans.
  • Excellent knowledge of carpentry techniques, tools, and materials
  • Solid understanding of construction codes, safety regulations, and best practices.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, demonstrating flexibility and adaptability.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines.
  • Outstanding problem-solving abilities and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
  • Safety conscious.



  • Competitive salary based on experience and skills.
  • Comprehensive health insurance package.
  • Opportunity for career advancement and professional development.
  • A supportive work environment with a focus on employee well-being.
  • Challenging and diverse projects that showcase your skills.


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