Carpenter

H.P. Cummings Construction Company
Woodsville, NH


Reports to: Superintendent

Schedule: Full-Time


Position Summary:

Construct and repair building frameworks and structures made from wood and metal. Install millwork carpentry, doors, and other specialty items.


Essential Functions & Responsibilities:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to follow blueprints and building plans to meet client needs
  • Construct and install structures and fixtures
  • Ability to measure, cut or shape wood, plastic, and other materials
  • Construct building framework, including walls, floors, and doorframes
  • Help erect, level and install building framework with the aid of rigging hardware and cranes
  • Inspect and replace damaged framework or other structures and fixtures
  • Ability to work on staging / above ground
  • Instruct and direct laborers and other construction helpers
  • Work in a safe, OSHA approved manner
  • Maintain a positive attitude
  • Provide a good work ethic and effort towards all assigned tasks
  • Willingness to learn new tasks
  • Share knowledge & help train others
  • Ability to communicate clearly with the team on the job site

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • This position has no supervisory responsibilities

Hiring Requirements/Preferences:

  • Minimum of 2 years of commercial carpentry
  • Metal & Wood framing
  • Drywall
  • Millwork and casework installation
  • Doors, frames and hardware installation
  • Must be able to travel to the job site(s) as assigned
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
  • Proficient at reading blueprints, or ability to learn
  • Minimum tools required: tape measure, hammer, utility knife, tool belt, speed square, chalk line, torpedo level, and driver index. HP Cummings will provide power tools
  • Strong organization skills and dedication to completing projects on time
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work
  • Experience with computers and technology a plus
  • OSHA 10 training preferred but will provide

Other Duties:

  • The working hours are from 7:00 am to 3:30 pm. Please come to the site early enough to start work at 7:00 am and be prepared to work up until 3:30
  • Overtime may be required at times to stay on schedule
  • 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, obligations, and activities may change at any time with or without notice


About H.P. Cummings:


H.P. Cummings is an equal opportunity employer and highly values diversity. H.P. Cummings and the Source and Recruit Companies do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.