Tradesmen International, Inc. Carpenter Helper in Cheektowaga, New York


Tradesmen of Buffalo has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Carpenter Helper$11-$14/hr. If you have 1-3 years experience as a Carpenter Helper and are looking for long term growth and plenty of steady work then this is an opportunity you don't want to miss.


In this entry level construction role you will work directly under the supervision of a qualified Journeyman Carpenter and construct, erect, install, and repair structures and fixtures of wood, plywood, metal studs, and drywall using carpenter's hand tools and power tools, while conforming to local building codes.

Specific responsibilities:

  • Helping install foundations, walls, floors, ceilings, and roofs using materials such as: wood, steel, metal, concrete, plastics, and composites of multiple materials

  • Assisting with fitting and installing window frames, doors, door frames, door hardware, interior and exterior trim using a carpenters level, plumb bob, and laser levels

  • Erecting scaffolding, ladders for assembling structures above ground levels.

  • Positioning and holding timbers, lumber, or paneling in place for fastening or cutting

  • Selecting tools, equipment, and/or materials from storage and transport items to work site

  • Cleaning work areas, machines, or equipment, to maintain a clean and safe job site

  • Holding plumb bobs, sighting rods, or other equipment to aid in establishing reference points and lines

  • Cutting timbers, lumber and/or paneling to specified dimensions, and drilling holes in timbers or lumber

  • Smoothing or sanding surfaces to remove ridges, tool marks, glue, or caulking

Company Details:


In addition to consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we provide a benefits package that is among the best in the industry. Our comprehensive benefits encourage our employees and their families to build a lifelong relationship with us.

  • Vacation Pay

  • Health insurance

  • Dental and vision plan

  • Prescription drug plan

  • Life insurance

  • Short-term disability

  • 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan

  • Incentive programs

  • Tool purchase programs

Recruiter Name:

Joshua Kull

Req ID 2016-83182

Job Location(s) US - NY - Cheektowaga

Posted Date 10/18/2016

Category Carpenter - Apprentice