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Carpenter Job in Columbus, Ohio US


Miles-McClellan Construction Co., Inc. - Columbus, OH

Posted: 9/16/2020 - Expires: 10/30/2020

Job ID: 220221290

Job Description

Miles-McClellan is looking for qualified commercial carpentry candidates to add to our growing team in the field. Our carpenter's primary function is to construct, erect, install, and repair structures and fixtures of wood, plywood, and wallboard; and install doors, frames, and door hardware using carpenter’s hand tools and power tools, and conforming to local building codes. The carpenter works closely onsite under the supervision of the Superintendent and General Superintendent. Other responsibilities include, but aren't limited to:

  • Studies blueprints, sketches, or building plans for information pertaining to type of material required, such as lumber or fiberboard, and dimensions of structure or fixture to be fabricated
  • Prepares layout, using rule, framing square, and calipers;
  • Marks cutting and assembly lines on materials, using pencil, chalk, and marking gage;
  • Shapes materials to prescribed measurements, using saws, chisels, and planes;
  • Assembles cut and shaped materials and fastens them together with nails, dowel pins, or glue;
  • Verifies trueness of structure with plumb bob and carpenter’s level;
  • Erects framework for structures and lays subflooring;
  • Builds stairs and lays out and installs partitions and cabinet work;
  • Covers subfloor with building paper to keep out moisture;
  • Applies shock absorbing and decorative paneling to ceilings and walls;
  • Fits and installs pre-fabricated window frames, doors, door frames, and hardware;
  • Constructs forms and chutes for pouring concrete;
  • Erects scaffolding and ladders for assembling structures above ground level.

Candidate Qualifications include:

  • Three (3) years commercial construction experience
  • Work within precise limits or standards of accuracy
  • Apply shop mathematics to solve problems
  • Plan work and select proper tools
  • Perform a variety of duties which may change often
  • Physically, workers must be able to: Climb and maintain balance on scaffolds and ladders; lift and carry objects weighing up to 100 lbs.; reach for, handle, and manipulate objects and materials; stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl, and see well (either naturally or with correction).

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Regular Employment
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
High school graduate
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Job Reference Code
$23.00 - $0.00 /hour
Licenses / Certifications:
Display Recommended WorkKeys®Recommended WorkKeys®:
Applied Math: 5
Graphic Literacy: 4
Workplace Documentation: 5