• Full-time
  • Portland, ME
  • September 11, 2022

EMPLOYER: Barrett Made



At Barrett Made you will be working in an open culture where our core values and dedicated staff come together for greater results; where we focus on ways to contribute to a sustainable future by improving the lives of the people and communities we serve; where team members are encouraged to grow, learn and stretch in new directions; where we work hard and try to balance that with bursts of fun along the way; where each day is unique and we foster a positive, optimistic and satisfying environment for all.


Reports directly to a Project Manager on assigned special projects. The position consists of constructing, erecting, installing, and repairing structures and fixtures made of wood, plywood, wallboard, etc., using hand tools and power tools.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Inspect and replace damaged framework or other structures.
  • Utilize multiple hand and power tools.
  • Install walls, floors, ceilings, and roofs using materials such as wood, steel, metal, concrete, plastics, and composites of multiple materials.
  • Fit and install window frames, doors, door frames, door hardware, interior and exterior trim using a carpenter’s level, plumb bob, and laser levels.
  • Erect scaffolding and ladders for assembling structures above-ground levels.
  • Study specifications in blueprints, sketches, or building plans to prepare project layout and determine the dimensions and materials required.
  • Shape or cut materials to specified measurements, using hand tools, machines, or power saws.
  • Follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean environment.
  • Build or repair cabinets, doors, frameworks, floors, or other wooden fixtures used in buildings, using woodworking machines, hand tools, or power tools.
  • Assemble and fasten materials to make frameworks 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.
  • Inspect ceiling or floor tile, wall coverings, siding, glass, or woodwork to detect broken or damaged structures.
  • Move necessary materials around jobsite as assigned.
  • Clean up worksite debris.

Core Competencies

  • Skilled in reading building plans and specifications
  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to follow direction and works well as a team member
  • Demonstrates leadership in attitude, timeliness, effort, and helping to guide Apprentice Carpenters
  • Safety first mindset

Supervisory Responsibility

This position is not responsible for the oversight or performance management of any employees.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position. Standard work hours are Monday through Friday, 7am to 3:30pm. This position may require extended hours and some weekend work on rare occasions.


Travel is primarily local during the business day, with occasional out of state and overnight travel. Less than 30% of the time, travel is expected.

Required Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • 2-5 years of carpentry experience (Commercial or Residential)

An Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

Barrett Made provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

How to Apply:

Contact: Katherine Penley
Phone: (207) 650-6500

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