Chimera Construction is seeking a Carpenter

Job details

Kamloops, BC
V2C 6G3

On the road job

30.30 hourly / 40.00 hours per Week

Permanent employment

Full time
Starts as soon as possible

Benefits: Other benefits

1 vacancy




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience


5 years or more
On the road job

Work locations may vary. Frequent or constant travel is required from the employee.

Work site environment

At heights
Confined spaces

Responsibilities and Tasks

Read blueprints, drawings and sketches to determine work requirements
Prepare layouts in conformance to building codes, using measuring tools
Measure, cut, shape, assemble and join materials made of wood, wood substitutes, lightweight steel and other materials
Build foundations, install fl oor beams, lay subfl ooring and erect walls and roof systems
Fit and install windows, doors, stairs, mouldings and hardware
Schedule and co-ordinate work on sites
Survey building locations and levels


Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses
Personal protective equipment (PPE) training

Additional information

Transportation/travel information
Willing to travel
Willing to travel regularly

Work conditions and physical capabilities

Bending, crouching, kneeling
Handling heavy loads
Large workload
Physically demanding
Tight deadlines
Work with minimal supervision
Own tools/equipment


Safety equipment/gear
Steel-toed safety boots
Hard hat
Safety glasses/goggles
Safety vest

Personal suitability

Team player
Values and ethics


Other benefits

Learning/training paid by employer

This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a members of these groups:

Support for newcomers and refugees, Support for youths

Who can apply to this job?

Only apply to this job if:

You are a Canadian citizen, a permanent or a temporary resident of Canada.
You have a valid Canadian work permit.
If you are not authorized to work in Canada,
do not apply. The employer will not respond to your application.

How to apply

By email: dalhousietom@hotmail.com

How-to-apply instructions:

Here is what you must include in your application:

Cover letter
References attesting experience
Link to web portfolio

This job posting includes screening questions. Please answer the following questions when applying:

Are you available for the advertised start date?
Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
Are you willing to relocate for this position?
Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

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About Chimera Construction

Chimera Construction Ltd. is a Kamloops area design build company. Services offered include design build, home improvement and custom construction work.