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Carpenter Apprentice

Jem Renovations

Carpenter Apprentice

Jem Renovations  –  Dunchurch

Job Summary:

We are seeking a motivated and hardworking Carpenter Apprentice to join our team. This is an excellent opportunity for individuals eager to start a career in carpentry. As a Carpenter Apprentice, you will receive hands-on training and gain valuable experience in various aspects of carpentry, including demolition, framing, drywall installation, painting, and site cleanup.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Demolition: Assist with the demolition and prepare sites for new construction.
  • Framing: Learn and assist with the construction of wood and metal framing for walls, floors, and roofs.
  • Drywall Installation: Help install drywall sheets, tape, mud, and sand joints to prepare surfaces for painting.
  • Painting: Assist with painting interior and exterior surfaces, including walls, ceilings, and trim.
  • Site Cleanup: Maintain a clean and organized worksite, including the removal of debris and proper storage of tools and materials.
  • On-the-Job Training: Participate in hands-on training under the guidance of experienced carpenters to develop your skills and knowledge in the trade.


  • Willingness to Learn: Eagerness to learn and develop carpentry skills through on-the-job training.
  • Physical Stamina: Ability to perform physically demanding tasks, including lifting, carrying, and standing for extended periods.
  • Attention to Detail: Strong attention to detail to ensure high-quality workmanship.
  • Team Player: Ability to work effectively as part of a team and follow instructions from supervisors.
  • Safety Conscious: Commitment to following safety protocols and maintaining a safe work environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in construction or related fields is a plus but not required.
  • Basic knowledge of hand and power tools is beneficial.

What We Offer:

  • Hands-on training and mentorship from experienced carpenters.
  • Opportunities for career advancement and skill development.
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • Competitive compensation based on experience and performance.

How to Apply:

If you are enthusiastic about starting a career in carpentry and meet the above requirements, we would love to hear from you! Please call Gary Mudjar at (905) 961-6157.

ATTENTION JOB SEEKERS • The job description presented in this posting is solely that of the employer. The YMCA Employment Service is not responsible for the accuracy, reliability or currency of this information and does not accept any liability for the conduct and/or practices of employer.

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