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Achen-Gardner Construction, LLC is now accepting applications for the position of Structural Carpenter.

Achen-Gardner Construction, LLC is now hiring. Excellent career opportunities for individuals experienced in heavy equipment construction in the Metro Phoenix area. We are looking for qualified people to fill Structural Carpenter positions to construct projects safely and with the highest quality. Minimum 3 years’ experience required.  Must be experienced in: manholes, box culverts, catch basins, head walls, retaining walls and bridge work.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that actively seeks and encourages the hiring/application of women, minorities, disabled individuals and veterans. All applicants are subject to pre-employment drug testing. Employment eligibility verified through E-Verify.

Apply in person at 550 S. 79th St., Chandler, AZ 85226. You may call 480-940-1300 for more information, fax resumes to 480-403-9425 or email.

Position Summary
Construct, erect, install and repair structures and fixtures of wood, plywood and wallboard using carpenter’s hand tools and power tools.

Reports To
Job Foreman

FLSA Status
Regular, full-time, non-exempt

Essential Functions
• Shape or cut materials to specified measurements, using hand tools, machines, or power saw.
• Follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean environment.
• Measure and mark cutting lines on materials, using ruler, pencil, chalk and marking gauge.
• Verify trueness of structure, using plumb bob and level.
• Assemble and fasten materials to make framework or props, using hand tools and wood screws, nails, dowel pins, or glue.
• Remove damaged or defective parts or sections of structures and repair or replace, using hand tools.
• Become familiar with the project to determine work activities.
• Attend weekly safety meetings.
• Provide support wherever and whenever needed to complete the job successfully, safely, and on time.
• Maintain a clean and orderly project at all times; leave the site clean at the end of the workday.
• Report faulty equipment to supervisor immediately.
• Perform all other related duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
• A minimum of three years previous experience as a structural carpenter.
• Knowledge of the materials, methods and tools involved in the development of concrete structures.
• Knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures and strategies to promote effective safety and protection of people and property.
• Strong communication and active listening skills.
• Excellent time management skills.
• Arm and hand steadiness, precision and dexterity.

Work Environment/Physical Demands
• Hearing sufficient to be aware of back-up alarms and equipment moving on jobsites.
• Ability to lift heavy objects, walk and stand for long periods of time and perform strenuous physical labor under adverse field conditions.
• Possible excessive hours during short durations.
• May include some weekend and evening work, depending on project.
• Working outdoors in AZ climate.

Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
• Bilingual verbal skills (English/Spanish).
• More than three years of similar work experience.

AGC has reviewed this job description to ensure that essential functions and basic duties have been included and are accurate. It is not intended to be all inclusive of functions, responsibilities, and skills. Additional functions and/or requirements may be assigned as deemed appropriate. This position description can change at any time with or without advance notice.

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