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TURNER CORPORATION Carpenter - Des Moines, IA in WEST DES MOINES, Iowa

Division:Des Moines MainProject Location(s):Des Moines, IA 50301 USAMinimum Years Experience:Travel Involved:None/Not SpecifiedJob Type:RegularJob Classification:TradeEducation:High School Diploma/EquivalentJob Family:TradeCompensation:Non-Union TradeLooking for a Carpenter to join our growing Turner team in Des Moines, Iowa area. Turner is a North America-based, international construction services company and is a leading builder in diverse market segments. Competitive pay and excellent benefits provided including: Medical, Dental, Vision, Vacation and Paid Holidays!Reports to:Foreman, Superintendent, and Trades Manager.Schedule:This is a day shift position, traditionally Monday-Friday with a start time between 5am to 7am. Opportunity for additional hours during the week and weekends.Position Description:Responsible for organizing and completing related tasks at building construction projects. Including, but no limited to constructing, erecting, installing, repairing structures and fixtures of wood, plywood, and wallboard, using carpenter's hand tools and power tools, while confirming to local building codes.Essential Dutiesand Responsibilities:Possess the skills necessary to complete rough carpentry work, site logistical work, fencing, deck and platform building, protection systems, construction waste areas, and jobsite cleanupShape or cut materials to specified measurementsErect scaffolding and ladders as neededInstall structures and fixtures including but not limited to windows, doors, interior framing, slotted channel (strut) framing, Bathroom partitions, acoustical ceiling, millwork, floorings, trim and hardwareReview jobsite needs with the superintendents and foreman and coordinates construction.Estimate, inventory, monitor, and request time, staff, material, and equipment needed to complete workOperate equipment such as forklifts, backhoe, skid steer, excavator, compactors, and construction hoistAssist with the overall site safety and quality programs as required and ensuring Trade employees/subcontractors compliance with Turner standards and all applicable safety codes, regulations, and jobsite securityMaintain positive working relationships with customers, contractors, suppliers and other employeesMay need to travelAbility to work independently with minimal supervisionDisplay a high level of teamwork, integrity, commitment, and leadership in daily operationsMay perform other duties as necessary or assignedQualifications:Candidate should have at least three (3) years of carpentry experience.Experience with metal studs, drywall, acoustic ceilings, doors and hardware preferred.Ability to read project drawings and basic knowledge of construction surveyingKnowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of buildings or other structures, foundations, and framingKnowledge of arithmetic, basic geometry, and their applications to carpentryKnowledge of machines and tools, including uses, repair, and maintenance associated with carpentry and woodworkingAbility to accommodate night and weekend work as neededMust be able to comprehend safety instructions and signage, communicate effectively in emergency situations and understand written safety instructions from tool and equipment manufacturersValid driver's license preferredPhysical Demands:The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Work Environment:The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works on-site at the construction work site whe

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