Carpenter - Building Construction

Vancouver BC
Posted On Aug 31 2019 Sep 30 2019

Job Description


Job Status

Full Time Temporary 


Job Summary:

You are a Journeyperson or Apprentice Carpenter who takes pride in safe work practices. If you have experience working with concrete forming or working within the high-rise construction environment, then take advantage of the opportunity! 


Ledcor offers long-term career potential with a strong track record of internal advancement throughout the company. Join the Ledcor Buildings Group in Vancouver and across the lower mainland. 



Comprehends blueprint readings to prepare layouts including selecting materials, planning sequences and methods of work, and measuring and marking materials to avoid costly mistakes or omissions

Works with team to ensure tasks are completed safety, correctly, and on schedule

Complete daily Field Level Hazard Assessments

Strong work ethic

Ensure safe work procedures are understood and followed

May perform other related duties as assigned




Must have a Journeyperson Carpenter Ticket from a recognized provincial training authority or be a Registered Carpenter Apprentice with a recognized provincial training authority

Non-ticketed carpenters must provide proof of hours and experience relevant to the carpentry trade.

Must have proficiency in fall protection with an active fall protection ticket.

Background in commercial high-rise construction beneficial.

Must successfully complete pre-access drug and alcohol testing

Ability to work at heights and on the leading edge.

The ability to lift [75lbs] and perform other physically demanding duties

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Work as a team player with fellow co-workers, subtrades and consultants

Have attention to detail and good organization skills

Able to work independently with minimal supervision

Committed to ensuring a safe workplace

Punctual, reliable, dependable and self-motivated

Able to commute to any of our site locations throughout the Metro Vancouver area

Level I First Aid is an asset as is boom/scissor lift and Fall Protection training


Work Conditions:

Typical 5 days a week. 6 days when required

Overtime may be required to meet construction deadlines

Must be open to night shifts when required

Work will be primarily outdoors in various weather conditions

Benefits provided by CLAC - extended health plan (prescription drugs, dental, and other coverages)

Group BC medical coverage and matching retirement savings plan


Ledcor Building offers full-service construction for commercial, residential, institutional, and light industrial projects, along with expertise in green building. Our depth of knowledge and expertise come from building hundreds of projects - of all sizes - across North America each year. 


But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

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