Kiewit is looking for Carpenters to join the YVR Airport team.
Kiewit, one of North America’s largest and most respected construction organizations, prides itself in offering great mentorship in safety and quality to all trades persons.
We are looking for individuals with a great attitude, aptitude to learn and develop their skill set, strong work ethic, and a safety conscious mindset! Carpenters will work with the assembly and erection of false work and forms for concrete, wood and metal frame construction while conforming to plans and specifications and local building codes.
Measures, cuts, shapes, assembles and joins materials made of wood, wood substitutes and other materials
Constructs, erects, installs, and repairs structures, scaffolding and framework using hand and power tools
Reads, interprets and works from blueprints, drawings, sketches and other specifications on a variety of structures related to the construction project
Supervises, support, and instructs Carpenter Apprentices and labourers
May be required to rig and signal form placement
Understand and comply with all Company Safety policies and procedures, such as making certain that proper safety measures and other equipment is in place while performing job duties
Secure and put away all tools, equipment, and materials at the end of each work day
Other duties as assigned
Knowledge in the use of concrete pumps, concrete placement / finishing, rebar installation a plus
Prior rigging knowledge is a plus
Knowledge of the safe and efficient use of hand and power tools.
Must be able to communicate well with co-workers
Must be able to work under pressure
Must be able to meet all safety requirements and applicable safety policies
The successful candidate must successfully complete a site pre-access drug and alcohol test
Ability to work cooperatively independently and with a team in a fast-paced and complex environment
Primarily Night Shift
5 days a week
Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
The ability to stand, crouch and kneel for long periods of time.
Candidates should be able to lift weight (50lbs)
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