Carpenter

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Calgary

Website Brookfield Asset Management

Description

Your Team
The Carpenter is a front-line quality control position responsible and accountable for auditing the compliance of buildings under construction for conformance with plans, specifications, building code, quality conformance, system function, and completion of any job specific details. The Carpenter is also responsible for general carpentry duties, identifying, communicating, coordinating and executing the final detailing and any necessary repairs to all cosmetic surfaces, fixtures, while assisting the site construction team in constructing housing units to Brookfield’s high standard of quality and workmanship.

Your Key Deliverables

Quality:

  • Perform pre-backfill, framing and mechanical complete

  • Quality check · Use levels, rulers, plumb bobs, framing squares, and surveying equipment while performing Quality Control duties

  • Liaise with municipal officials as required regarding items of code compliance

  • Liaise with framing, forming and erecting contractors to educate in Brookfield “best practices” and quality requirements and techniques

  • Train and mentor junior staff in “Brookfield Best Practices” and construction techniques

  • Provide formal documentation of quality control checks to managers and responsible trades

  • Follow up on identified deficiencies until rectified · Review and audit homes under construction on a daily basis

  • Construction:

  • Work from blueprints or follow instructions from managers

  • General layout, grades, walls, floors, roof

  • Determine height, width, length, and other proportions

  • Select materials and equipment for the task at hand

  • Work with materials such as wood, plastic, fiberglass, or drywall

  • Utilize common hand and power tools for general carpentry work, including repairs

  • Work from heights following OH&S Act, Regulation and Code

  • Work with various construction methods and housing products

  • Install partitions, doors, and windows

  • Move materials and equipment · Support other aspects of Brookfield construction operations as required

  • Audit various installed finished materials, building life systems, installations, fixtures and appliance for fit, finish and function

  • Perform light touch-ups as required to surfaces such as drywall, painting, finishing carpentry, flooring, cabinets, electrical, plumbing and fiberglass glass tubs, etc.

  • Maintain a clean work site and participate in site maintenance and cleaning activities

  • Safety:

  • Participate in Brookfield Safety Program

  • Assist in training of junior staff on tool use and Safe work Practices

  • Assist in training of Framing & Erecting Contractors in Brookfield Site Safety Requirements

  • Ensure safety rails on stairwells

  • Ensure proper access into homes.

  • May require install wood walkways

  • Provide required safety inspections

  • Must Haves

  • A minimum of two years of general carpentry experience, or an active participant in carpentry apprenticeship, a journeyman carpenter or equivalent

  • Detail oriented, strong organizational and computer skills

  • Effective communication skills; ability to communicate with internal and external stakeholders

  • Safety Training Certificates (e.g. Basics of Supervision, First Aid and CPR, Fall Arrest, Natural Gas, Propane, WHIMIS, OSHA).

  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints

  • Valid Driver’s License and vehicle required; must be able to travel to job sites located outside of public transit routes.

  • Physical Requirements

    The position will include the following physical requirements:

  • Walk uneven terrain

  • Climb stairs

  • Lift/push/pull up to 100 pounds

  • Ability to hear for safety reasons- hearing aids are acceptable

  • Vision- 20/20 and is acceptable if they are wearing glasses or contacts

  • Crawl- maneuver through difficult areas

  • Kneel down

  • Climb up and down a ladder

  • Your Opportunity

    We are proud to offer our employees what they value most:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Excellent extended medical, dental and vision benefits beginning day 1
  • RRSP program, contributions begins day 1
  • Career development programs
  • Paid Volunteer Hours
  • Paid parental leave
  • Family planning assistance including IVF, surrogacy and adoptions options
  • Wellness and mental health resources
  • Pet insurance offering
  • A culture based on our values of Passion, Integrity and Community
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    We are proud to create a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are grateful for your interest in this position, however, only candidates selected for pre-screening will be contacted.

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