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Carpenter Crew Foreman for Decks and Fences

  • Full Time
  • Seasonal
  • Richmond Hill, ON
  • $30.00-35.00 per hour based on experience CAD / Year
  • Job: 2403015

Job Purpose

  • This family owned business has for over 40 years been a premier destination for expert deck design and installation in the GTA  specializing in transforming outdoor spaces into stunning havens of relaxation and entertainment. A dedicated team of craftspeople work collaboratively with clients to bring their visions to life. Now entering a new phase and is seeking highly skilled and motivated individuals to help them grow!
  • The Crew Foreman will be a skilled carpenter who takes pride in their work and strives to achieve a high level of quality and job site safety. This company is a Pro Platinum Trex installer and they take a lot of pride in perfection. The job location will vary but centered around Richmond Hill and GTA. A company truck will be provided to go on site and return.  The Crew Foreman will be someone with experience leading a small team of crew labourers, while being able to effectively train them on skill advancement and safety.

Job Duties / Responsibilities

  • Frame/finish both wood and composite decks according to both custom and standard designs with the ability to read and interpret permit plans and drawings
  • Lead/be part of a team of 1-3 carpenters/labourers that will assist with doing the deck installation
  • Liaise with project manager to ensure organized and accurate work is delivered to the customers specifications within budget and on time
  • Follow industry safety practices
  • Managing the equipment/vehicle fleet by arranging repairs and regular maintenance
  • Maintain clean jobs sites
  • Using knowledge of building materials, construction methods, and tools & equipment to complete deck builds in an efficient and safe manner
  • Attention to detail and ability to complete tasks on time is an asset
  • Future duties may change or be added as business needs change
  • Ability and willingness to dig post holes and footings when necessary. Most will be done with machinery


  • Experience with framing and carpentry with deck building experience an asset
  • Must be capable of managing the entire building process from start to finish including understanding of foundation allowances, marking and layout
  • Demonstrated leadership experience in managing small crews
  • Able to determine landing location and heights and able to draw, cut out and construct stairs
  • Skilled carpenter with understanding and knowledge of building code and building methodologies
  • Previous experience with Trex is an asset
  • First Aid skills and/or certificates are considered assets
  • WHMIS, Working at Heights, and other typical safety certifications are considered assets
  • Vehicle and valid G driver’s license
  • Steel toed work boots
  • Available to work 5 days per week (8-10 hour days)
  • Highly motivated with a passion for construction

Physical Demands

  • Require standing, sitting, and lifting for long periods of time
  • Lifting approximately 50 lbs throughout the day
  • Work is outdoors so comfort with various weather conditions as well as heights and ladders is required
  • Strength and endurance required for this position

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