Tradesmen International, Inc. Carpenter in SUFFOLK, Virginia


Seeking highly motivated Carpenter Apprentices to join our team. If you are a Carpenter Apprentice eager to become a skilled Carpenter by improving your skills and learning new ones, this is your chance to launch your career!


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:

Specific requirements:

  • Eagerness and willingness to learn and receive instruction/direction from qualified Journeyman Carpenter

  • Strong working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation

  • High standard of integrity and professionalism

  • Drug free at all times


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

Tradesmen International is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Recruiter Name:

Omar Anderson

Req ID 2016-82303

Job Location(s) US - VA - SUFFOLK

Posted Date 10/11/2016

Category Carpenter - Apprentice