Journeyman carpenter position now open at Oxford Companies

Carpenter will design, build, remodel Ann Arbor facilities

Carpenter -- Annual median salary: $39,940Projected hiring outlook by 2022: 24 percent increase

Job Title
Journeyman carpenter

Company Name
Oxford Companies

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Job Type
Full-time, hourly

Job Summary

Oxford Companies is currently seeking a detail-oriented team player to fill the carpenter position. This position will work on the construction team and will be responsible for the full range of rough and finished skilled carpentry work. In addition, the carpenter position receives a competitive base salary and bonus structure; comprehensive health care coverage, including dental and vision, life, long-term, and short-term disability insurance; a 401(k) plan with employer match; paid time off; paid holidays; an employee share program; paid parking; on-site gym access; and training and development opportunities.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Construct, remodel, retrofit and repair interior and exterior structures as directed by the field supervisor
  • Assist field supervisor in daily duties as required for each project 
  • Work from blueprints, specifications, drawings and instructions to design, build, remodel, retrofit, maintain and repair various types of facilities and structures
  • Utilize knowledge of Oxford building standards and construction specifications and ensure compliance with applicable building and safety codes and regulations
  • Maintain a clean, safe and hazard-free work area
  • Maintain professionalism with clients, team members and vendors
  • Qualifications and Skills

    • High school diploma or GED, supplemented by completion of a trade school apprenticeship program that includes theory and on-the job work 
    • 3+ years of experience working as a carpenter in a commercial, industrial or facilities operations setting, including rough and finished carpentry
    • Demonstrate strong communication skills; ability to correspond in a professional, businesslike manner
    • Must have experience with metal studs, drywall and drop ceilings
    • Experience running / managing crew is a plus, but not required
    • Valid driver's license and automobile insurance coverage; ability to provide own transportation

    How to apply
    Apply on the careers page