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Kansas Employer Carpenter - Salina, KS in Wichita, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/jobs/12020923

At Hutton, we live by four words: Lead, Inspire, Respect, Construct. And doing this starts with the people we hire. A Hutton employee thinks first about the team, and that includes more than coworkers. It includes clients, subcontractors and community partners. As a carpenter, you’ll embody this approach while performing tasks involving rough and finish carpentry on a job site.


+ Read plans to determine the installation process. This includes materials and dimensions.

+ Construct, erect, install, and repair structures and fixtures of wood or wood substitute items such as concrete forms, bracing, scaffolding, panels, decks, and false work.

+ Assist other craft employees as needed

+ Complete any other tasks assigned by your supervisor.

Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

+ Knowledge of and ability to follow OSHA and Hutton safety protocols.

+ Able to productively work in a team environment.

+ Able to follow directions as specified.

+ Able to do repetitive detailed work as needed.

+ Able to work on school campus jobsites within proximity of children.

+ Able to work out of town for multiple days per week for multiple months.

+ Able to get to and from work utilizing own transportation.

+ Able to shape, cut, drill, handle and erect heavy treated timber caps, clamps, stringers, decking, etc.

+ Must have a working knowledge of rigging to properly move and place heavy loads with crane assistance or other special lifting devices.

+ Able to read blueprints, sketches, or plans to be fabricated.

+ Must be able to layout accurately, using a rule, framing square, plumb bob, level and lasers.

+ Safely operate power tools including, but not limited to: a saw, grinder, roto hammer, power drill, Hilti gun, chain and cable jacks, burning torch, impact wrench, and table saw.

Education and Experience:

+ Experience & education are not required, but preferable.

+ Training opportunities will be available on the job to further advance your skills.

Work Environment:

+ You will work indoors and outdoors in a variety of weather conditions.

+ You are also required to supply the following tools for your own use:

+ Hammer (16 oz. or 22 oz.)

+ Tool belt

+ 25-foot tape measure

+ Retractable utility knife

+ Standard pliers

+ Carpenter trainees are required to supply the tools listed above, plus:

+ Speed square

+ 4-in-1 screwdriver

+ 2-foot carpenter’s level

+ 10-inch or 12-inch adjustable wrench

+ Tie wire reel and wire tying pliers

+ Tool box or bucket

+ General carpenters are required to supply the tools listed above, plus:

+ Tool belt to include nail bags

+ Chalk boxes (one red, one blue)

+ 2-foot and 4-foot carpenter’s levels

+ Nail bar

+ Tin snips

+ 8-point hand saw

+ Highly-skilled carpenters are required to supply the tools listed above, plus:

+ 100-foot tape measure

+ Framing square

+ Plumb bob (minimum 5 oz.)

+ T-handle tap wrench (holder)

+ 8-inch to 12-inch adjustable wrenches

+ Tongue-and-groove pliers (channel locks)

+ Torpedo level

+ Set of wood chisels

+ Nail sets

+ 10-point hand saw

+ Hacksaw

+ Cold chisel

Physical Requirements:

+ Able to do the following with or without accommodations:

+ Lift, push or pull materials weighing up to 80 lbs. (25 lbs. consistently).

+ Walk, bend, twist, turn, stoop, kneel, crawl, climb and squat in cramped or awkward positions on a frequent basis.

+ Climb to unlimited heights on ladders or scaffolds.

+ Operate machinery that vibrates (drills, sanders, jackhammers, etc.) on a repetitive basis.

+ Perform tasks that require gross and fine hand motions and coordination.

+ Perform tasks that require clear and sharp vision.


+ Competitive pay.

+ 401K retirement savings within two months of employment.

+ Paid time off within six months of employment.

+ Insurance benefits within one month of employment: health, dental, vision, basic & voluntary life, critical illness, accident, flexible spending, and health savings.

+ Additional benefits: Financial Peace University Class, tuition reimbursement for employees’ children, Hutton clothing exchange, and safety glasses reimbursement.

+ Opportunities for on-the-job training, skills training classes, and career advancement.

Hutton Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employ