Formwork and Framing Carpenters

Calgary AB
Posted On Nov 29 2019 Dec 29 2019

Formwork and Framing Carpenters - Calgary, Alberta  (  Job Number:     140000L7  )


My Field. My Craft. My Legacy.

You have talent, and PCL recognizes the value that each skilled craft person brings to the work site. You will have the opportunity to work on a variety of construction jobs with a company that is recognized as a leader in the construction industry. Be part of world-class projects and a culture that is built on employee success and sharing of collective experiences.

PCL has one of the best safety records in the industry. On our construction jobs, PCL has a goal of zero incidents which continues to be a top priority; it is important that you go home uninjured at the end of every day. With PCL’s mentorship culture, you will be able to share your talents as well as learn from some of the best in the industry. Whether your focus is civil infrastructure, heavy industrial, or buildings, PCL has construction jobs that will showcase your skills.

Your talent drives your legacy with PCL.

We are seeking experienced  Formwork Carpenters for projects located in Calgary and Southern Alberta.


Duties and Responsibilities:


Construct, erect, and install wood and engineered formwork systems for columns, walls, suspended slabs, slab on grade and concrete stairs

Erect and build scaffolding for access and concrete formwork decks

Install anchor bolts and embedded steel for concrete

Build hoardings and temporary shelters when required

Stripping of formwork and controlled interior and exterior demolition

Rough framing, installation of backing and sheet materials

Assemble rough timber and steel members with bolts, screws and nails

Complete task hazard assessments and maintain a safe work environment

General labour duties and cleanup as required

May work with or near chemicals, cranes and moving equipment



Candidates Must:


Have relevant experience in heavy commercial and/or civil concrete construction

Be in good health and physically fit

Journeyman certification considered an asset, but is not required



Skills and Attributes:


Able to work at heights and balance on platforms, scaffolds and decks

Able to work alone, or as part of a team

Display good verbal and written communication skills when working with other employees

Knowledge in trade related math and basic survey and layout

Hardworking and able to readily accept and apply direction from supervisor

Hand and finger dexterity for reaching, handling and feeling while working

Other Requirements


Workers must provide their own safety footwear

Workers are required to provide their own basic hand tools as listed in the collective agreement

Workers must have reliable transportation, or be able to access jobsites located in any area of the city


Work Conditions:

This position is physically demanding and involves exposure to all elements of outdoor work. Hours for this position are based on a standard 44 hour work week. Successful candidates will be available to work overtime, evenings, weekends and be available for out of town work. This position requires a keen attention to detail and a commitment to working safe on our jobsites.


The PCL family of companies are consistently ranked among the best companies to work for, and we aspire to be the most respected builder, renowned for excellence, leadership, and unsurpassed value.



Let us help you build your Legacy today.


Company :  PCL Builders Inc.

Job Posting  :  Dec 4, 2018

Closing Date  :  Mar 5, 2019

Primary Location  :  Canada-Alberta-Calgary

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To apply for this position email your resume to and quote Requisition # 140000L7 in the subject line. OR To apply for this position fax resume to (403) 291-0748 and quote Requisition # 140000L7 on the fax cover sheet.

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