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Kansas Employer Carpenter Trainee in Wichita, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/jobs/11998504

A career as a Carpenter provides you the opportunity to physically change the world every day. You would begin this career as a Carpenter Trainee. At Eby Construction our desire is to expose you to all aspects of the construction industry with emphasis on the carpenter trade. Eby Construction is a regional leader in the construction industry which allows us the ability to expose you to a wide variety of tasks associated with this trade. You will learn skills to advance your knowledge and abilities as a Carpenter Trainee leading to a fulfilling carpenter career.

Position Requirements

You will be required to learn how to work safe, following OSHA guidelines and company safety policies. Learning begins with working alongside experienced carpenters. The skills necessary to complete form carpentry, rough carpentry and finish carpentry tasks are varied and challenging. Some of the tasks you will be learning are:

+ Building form-work for walls

+ Setting forms for concrete slabs

+ Forming sidewalks, curb and gutter and paving

+ Framing metal stud walls

+ Assembly and installation of rough framing

+ Installing wood blocking

+ Setting and aligning door frames, Installing doors and hardware and Installing trim and casing

+ Hanging drywall

+ Installing toilet partitions and assorted accessories

+ Installing fiber reinforced panels

+ Setting windows

+ Laying wood decking

+ Operating and maintaining tools and equipment required for the tasks, including: circular, table, jig and reciprocating saws, router, nail and power actuated guns, hammer drills and drills

As a Carpenter Trainee you will experience physical demands and challenging working conditions such as:

+ Standing and walking for long periods

+ Climbing of stairs and ladders

+ Bending, kneeling and twisting

+ Lifting heavy loads on a frequent basis

+ Working inside and outside in all weather and temperature conditions

+ Dirty, dusty and occasionally muddy or slick conditions

+ Vibrations from tools and moving objects

+ Varying noise levels

+ Working in cramped quarters and high places

Following an interview and job offer, you must pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen and provide I-9 documentation which will be processed through E-Verify. You will be required to supply a starter set of hand tools to include a tool belt, nail bags, hammer, speed square, 25’ tape measure, rebar pliers, utility knife.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Eby Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Eby projects are in markets including general building, manufacturing and industrial, higher education and medical. We build new facilities, add additions and expansions to current facilities, renovate historical buildings and improve our client’s surroundings.

Eby's purpose is to Build a Better Tomorrow for our clients, employees and the public in general.

You may also visit our website at www.ebycorp.com for more information concerning Eby Construction.