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New Chapter Home Improvement, LLC Lead Carpenter in Cambridge, Massachusetts

New Chapter Home Improvement is dedicated to maintaining its position as a leader in this rapidly changing and highly competitive industry. WE will strive to maintain a staff of skilled, motivated and confident individuals with a desire to help promote the company\'s mission. We are committed to attaining our company goals as well as the goals of our employees. General Remodeling Skill (not limited to): Carpentry A MUST Insulation Drywall work Painting and finishing Reading and interpretation of plans General Responsibilities: The standard workday is Monday - Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. Be on time to work every day, calling before the start of the workday if illness or family emergency prevent your attendance that day. This job is a career choice. It is your responsibility to learn and demonstrate knowledge and ability to advance in position and pay scale. 1. When designated to do so by the Lead Supervisor or Production Manager, supervise laborers in activities to which they are assigned. 2. It is every employees responsibility to be productive on the job site. If you have completed an assigned task, ask to be given another. If the Lead Carpenter is busy use the time well by cleaning up, stocking materials, etc. 3. Safety is important on many fronts. You are responsible for your own safety and the safety of those working with you. You must learn the safety practices of this company and adhere to them. 4. Time sheet are due at the end of each week. It is your responsibility to fill in your time card every day and those working with you. 5. At times, you will be asked to work independently. This will require attention to detail, quality and an ability to stay on task until finished. 6. In the absence of the Lead Carpenter, due to illness or attending to other responsibilities, you are responsible for seeing that other employees remain on task and are productive. At times, this will mean assigning new tasks in the flow of work. 7. With the assistance of laborers, track inventory of job site at the beginning, during, and at the end of the job. When items need to be restocked, take action to be sure they are there when needed. 8.When designated to do so by the Lead Supervisor or Production Manager, attend training/courses. Carpentry Labor: 1. Know and understand all plans and specifications. 2. Get answers to questions when plans and specifications are unclear. 3. Complete all work related to carpentry and other work generally done by this company such as: a. Framing b. Exterior trim c. Installation of windows and doors d. Installation of siding of all varieties e. Installation of interior doors f. Installation of interior trim of all varieties g. Installation of cabinets h. Installation of and hookup appliances 4. Have all the tools required for proper installation of the above-mentioned tasks. 5. Supervise all work done by other employees to ensure conformance with company standards and specifications. TOOLS: Required for Remodeling - General Hand Tools Required 1. 30 foot tape measure 2. Screw driver set 3. Flat bar 4. Cat\'s paw nail puller 5. Tin snips (straight) 6. Chalk line (blue or red) 7. Utility knife 8. Hammer (framing) 9. Apron or bags 10. Knee pads 11. Speed Square 12. String Line 13. New Chapter Home Improvement, will provide all other tools needed including the following: saw blades, knife blades, sandpaper and disposable items. All NCHI owned tools & equipment must be maintained and returned to storage when not in use. Report any faulty equipment to Production Manager.