JOURNEYMAN - LEAD CARPENTER

  • Job Reference: 00001402-1
  • Date Posted: 21 September 2021
  • Company: Cross
  • Location: San Antonio, Texas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

CARPENTER LEAD                                                      SCHEDULED DAYS/HOURS: Monday-Friday, 7:30am - 4:00pm                                                                              REPORTS TO: Construction Supervisor

 

GENERAL SUMMARY:  Skilled carpenter focused on mastery who knows most everything about remodeling and is always learning how to perfect their craft.  Demonstrates and continues to develop leadership skills that include leading and directing a project, leading and teaching younger employees, and representing the company professionally in the eyes of the customer, the vendors, and the community.  Proficient at all Journeyman Carpenter skills.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Skill Level
    • Install windows, both replacement and new (nail flange type)
    • Install doors, interior & exterior
    • Install all door hardware
    • Install trim and baseboard
    • Install custom cabinetry and millwork, including crown molding
    • Know how to install steel studs and related components
    • Install drywall bead: J-bead & L-bead, knowing the appropriate application for each
    • Properly apply flashing details
    • Know tool & material terminology
    • Know the basics of how to square up an area
    • Proficient at using an aluminum brake
    • Able to lay out and install all sidings (including J-channel, corner posts, etc.)
    • Learn how to frame a roof (all types)
    • Learn how to build steps (all types)
    • Learn how to build deck and stair railings
    • Learn how to read architectural plans
    • Build and install an interior and exterior doorjamb; install a slab door, (mortise hinges, lock, etc.)
    • Create forms for concrete and possess expertise to finish concrete
  • Skill Level cont..
    • Have a command of tool and material terminology
    • Read architectural plans and know building symbols
    • Possess ability to direct other employees effectively
    • Learn how to lead a project productively and efficiently
    • Complete small jobs and punch lists effectively and without supervision
    • Devise material lists effectively
    • Design and build all types of roofs (shed, hip, gable, gambrel, and Manfred)
    • Lay out walls, floors, etc.
    • Possess knowledge in using steel studs and other components
    • Design and build both interior and exterior stairs including closed stringers, cut stringers, with risers and without risers
    • Install crown molding and all other complicated trim schemes
    • Install replacement windows and design, create, and install coil stock to such windows
    • Build and install an interior and exterior doorjamb; install a slab door, (mortise hinges, lock, etc.)
    • Lay out forms for concrete and possess expertise to finish concrete
    • Able to finish drywall