Employment Opportunities

Journeyman and Apprentice Carpenters

SFW Construction is seeking Journeyman Carpenters and Carpenter Apprentices. SFW Construction has been in business for over ten years, and we pride ourselves on our craftsmanship and commitment to high quality standards. We offer competitive pay and full time, year round work. Must have a positive, can-do attitude, and be able to take direction and follow instructions. We work in all kinds of weather. Must have reliable transportation to and from jobsite. Must be willing and able to work around the Portland Metro.

Duties of an Apprentice Carpenter:
No experience? We'll train the right candidates! You should be an excellent communicator and should have clear written and verbal communication skills. Time management and following directions are essential. Should have an understanding of safety and working with carpentry tools. Duties also include keeping job sites clean and organized, add and subtract fractions in reading a tape measure, willingness to learn construction methods and practices.

Duties of a Journeyman Carpenter:
Journeyman carpenters use a variety of tools to accurately measure, cut and join wood and other building materials. Duties also include framing, siding, decks, stairs, roof rafters, setting windows and doors, dry rot and structural repair. Journeyman carpenters supervise the activities of laborers, carpenter's helpers and apprentices. Journeyman carpenters will be involved in training new hires in sound building practices. This means you must be able to communicate complex concepts in a simple and easy-to-understand way.

For both positions, pay will depend on experience. Opportunity for advancement, bonus incentives, and long term career commitment. If you want to be part of a team of professionals that takes pride in their work, makes customers happy, and have fun while they do it; SFW Construction is the job for you. Pay is based on experience, qualifications, and tools/equipment.

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Carpentry Crew Leaders and Supervisors

SFW Construction LLC is currently hiring remodel and home repair supervisors for year-round, full time work in the Portland metro area and SW Washington. We're looking for well-rounded, Journeyman Carpenter/Renovators with the ability to run small crews. All applicants should have extensive background in framing and siding. Setting windows and doors and dry rot repair experience preferred. Knowledge of weather barriers and flashing details a plus. Tools and equipment provided.

To be considered applicants should:

• Be organized and responsible
• Have a clean driving record and reliable transportation
• Have a minimum of 2 years running a crew
• Be open and responsive to new training
• Have excellent communication skills
• Be proficient in all facets of carpentry and siding
• Have leadership qualities
• Be able to mentor apprentice carpenters

Have a question about employment with SFW Construction? Give us a call at 503-885-0236.

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