Journeyman Carpenter
Baxter, MN US / Brainerd, MN US / Wayzata, MN US
Posted 60 months ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
Job Description
Typical Responsibilities:
  • Observe and follow company safety policies
  • Ability and willingness to work safely and wear personal protective equipment at all times
  • Complete all safety training requirements
  • Ability to ask for help or instruction when unsure of what to do in any given situation
  • Ability to recognize an unsafe condition and bring it to the attention of the job site Superintendent
  • Ability to have good client relationships
  • Responsible for a professional looking and safe operating jobsite
  • Ability to read Blueprints and interpret details
  • Has ability to correctly instruct and mentor Apprentices Carpenters and Carpenters
  • Must be able to work safely and productively and with a high degree of quality, planning and customer service in the absence of the Superintendent for a reasonable amount of time
  • Ability to figure materials for jobs
  • Developing ability to motivate and schedule a crew of subcontractor(s)
  • Always works productively
  • Responsible for proper care and basic maintenance of all on-site company tools and equipment
  • Suggest new ideas or more efficient ways of producing quality work for our customers
  • Must be able to work safely, productively and with a high degree of quality
  • This job description shall not, however, be construed as a complete listing of all miscellaneous, incidental or similar duties which may be required from day-to-day.
  • Traveling
Skills, knowledge, qualifications, and experience
  • Five years as a skilled Carpenter or equivalent training.
  • Must use good common sense at all times and be extremely reliable, i.e.: a role model for the rest of the crew.
  • Strong ability to look ahead, plan ahead and know what’s coming next in order to maintain productivity.
  • Displays ambition, motivation, and willingness to do whatever it takes to satisfy our client’s needs and get the job done.
  • The ability to produce quality work efficiently and safely.
  • Have all necessary carpentry tools.
  • Strong planning and organizational skills.
  • Must possess and maintain a positive attitude toward your work, your fellow employees, the company, the subcontractors, and our clients.
  • Must possess the ability to work as a member of a team in accomplishing detailed daily and weekly goals as outlined and communicated by the job site Superintendent.
  • Needs to have a valid driver’s license and dependable vehicle.
  • Must have a working telephone number.
  • Must have a thorough knowledge of all construction processes, procedures, methods and technologies.
  • Must have the ability to fulfill all physical duties, such as lifting 75 lbs, crawling, kneeling, bending and climbing.


Special Notes/Instructions
Position will require travel - projects come up throughout Northern Minnesota and North Dakota!
Contact Information
A physical and drug screening is required prior to employment. Please apply online below. Nor-Son is an equal opportunity employer.
Position No Longer Available
Job Summary
Start Date
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Salary and Benefits
Nor-Son offers a competitive salary and benefits package with offices in Baxter and Wayzata, MN; Fargo, ND; and Sioux Falls, SD
Required Education
Certification or Vocational
Required Experience
5+ years
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