Carpenter General

Carpenter General Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Carpenter General to join our team.


  • Ability to read blueprints, drawings, and sketches and to fully grasp requirements;
  • Skilled in use of all tools necessary to cut, shape and smooth lumber and other material;
  • Ability to assemble/build scaffolding and other needed construction structures;
  • Skills needed to lay out flooring, roofing, and drywall;
  • Inspect products and conduct repairs or maintenance as needed;
  • Accuracy taking measurements and calculating the size and amount of material needed for a project;
  • Able to install items such as hardwood floors, siding, cabinets, drywall, and insulation a plus.


  • Proficient in using electrical and hand tools as well as measurement tools;
  • Solid basic math skills;
  • Good physical condition, stamina, and dexterity;
  • Strong working knowledge of carpentry techniques and methods, including installation and construction;
  • Hands-on experience working with carpentry materials;
  • Ability to accurately read blueprints and technical drawings;
  • Significant work history as a Carpenter;
  • High School Diploma;
  • Willingness to comply with all safety guidelines at all times.