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Carpenter

Job Title: Carpenter

Salary: $28/hr

The Albert C. Wiltshire Employment Center recruits qualified candidates for positions within the Brooklyn Navy Yard, a 300-acre industrial park housing over 400+ businesses within the manufacturing, food, media, technology, and creative fields

A Brooklyn Navy Yard-based outdoor recreational space builder is seeking a Carpenter.

As a Carpenter you will play a crucial role in constructing custom displays, fixtures, and environments for our clients. You will work closely with our design and fabrication teams to bring creative concepts to life.

Key Responsibilities:
-Construction: Build and assemble custom displays, fixtures, and environments according to design specifications and project requirements.
-Material Handling: Select and prepare appropriate materials, including wood, plywood, and other construction materials, for each project.
-Blueprint Reading: Interpret and work from blueprints, drawings, and specifications to ensure accurate construction.
-Tool Operation: Safely operate a variety of hand tools, power tools, and woodworking machinery.
-Quality Assurance: Inspect completed work to ensure it meets quality standards and client specifications.
-Collaboration: Work closely with designers, project managers, and other craftsmen to ensure seamless project execution.
-Problem Solving: Address and resolve any issues that arise during the construction process.
-Maintenance: Perform routine maintenance on tools and equipment to ensure they are in good working condition.
-Safety: Adhere to all safety protocols and guidelines to maintain a safe and organized work environment.

Requirements:
-High school diploma or equivalent; formal training in carpentry or a related field is preferred.
-Proven experience as a Carpenter, with a strong portfolio of completed projects.
-Proficiency in reading and interpreting blueprints and technical drawings.
-Skilled in using a variety of hand tools, power tools, and woodworking machinery.
-Strong understanding of construction techniques, materials, and safety standards.
-Excellent attention to detail and a commitment to producing high-quality work.
-Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
-Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to adapt to changing project requirements.
-Physical stamina and the ability to perform manual labor, including lifting heavy materials

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