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Payment: Paid Position (Negotiable )
Location: Christchurch
Region: Christchurch & Canterbury
Experience: Experience Necessary
Listing Added: 06/06/2024
Company: Max People

Join our carpentry team! Unleash your skills on diverse projects, thrive in a collaborative environment, and make a lasting impact.

About The Role:
Our client is seeking experienced Carpenters and Hammer-Hands to join their teams on various Commercial and Residential construction projects across Christchurch. As a Carpenter or Hammer-Hand, you will work on multiple sites, including schools’ projects, hospitals, water and electrical substations, gyms, multi-unit housing, and churches. This is an excellent opportunity to contribute your carpentry expertise to diverse and up and coming construction projects. 

What’s in it for You:

  • Immediate starts!
  • Monday to Friday role!
  • Tool allowance!
  • Great work / life balance!
  • Culture of quality focus!
  • Work with like-minded people, who are driven by quality!
  • Opportunities to further develop your carpentry knowledge!
  • Long term ongoing projects!

What You Will Be Doing:

  • Carry out carpentry tasks including framing, tilt panels, mid floors, wall linings, villa board, cladding, gib board, doors, windows, roof timber, skylights, and other internal and external carpentry work.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, drawings, and specifications to understand project requirements.
  • Measure, cut, shape, assemble, and install wood, metal, and other construction materials according to project specifications.
  • Construct and repair structures, fixtures, furniture, and other items with precision and attention to detail.
  • Collaborate with other tradespeople and contractors on-site to ensure proper coordination and execution of carpentry work.
  • Ensure the accuracy and quality of workmanship, adhering to building codes and safety regulations.
  • Adhere to health and safety guidelines, promoting a safe work environment.

What We Need from You:

  • Proven experience as a Carpenter or Hammer-Hand
  • Full set of tools
  • Ability to work on multiple sites and adapt to different project requirements.
  • Familiarity with carpentry techniques, tools, and equipment.
  • Proficient in reading blueprints, drawings, and specifications.
  • Strong knowledge of building codes and safety regulations.
  •  Attention to detail and a commitment to delivering high-quality workmanship.
  • Valid Site Safe- we can assist with this
  • Class 1 driver's license preferred
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment drug test


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While we appreciate the interest of all applicants only those that meet the minimum requirement wills be contacted. 
Why Choose Max People?
Max People, started out as a specialised construction recruitment agency and has been a trailblazer in providing customised labour-hire solutions to leading construction firms throughout New Zealand. We've since expanded our reach into the agriculture, manufacturing, and logistics sectors. Begin your career journey with Max People today!

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