Lead Hand Carpenter Career at LUX

Lead Hand Carpenter Career in Kelowna

Summary 

LUX Homes is a full-service construction company that is known for our high-end custom projects, both new builds and renovations servicing the Okanagan Valley and beyond. You’ll find quality in our work, but also in our curated team of professionals. We hire for craftsmanship and experience but build our LUX Home family on honesty, integrity, and accountability. Always open to new ideas and building methods, our collective goal is client loyalty. 

Day Shift: Monday – Friday. Weekends OFF! 

LUX Homes is currently looking for motivated individuals to work as part of our team. Our staff is stocked with upbeat, positive employees who value quality. LUX Homes is currently hiring a Lead Hand Carpenter to join us. If you’re looking for a young fun company to grow with and have guaranteed work, we offer year-round work, with a benefits plan and fun company events year-round in addition to so much more. 

As a Lead Hand Carpenter, you will be responsible for leading and coordinating the construction of new custom homes and renovations on site. You will work closely with our team of skilled tradespeople and subcontractors to ensure projects are completed to the highest standards and within established timelines. 

Job Specific Responsibilities 
  • Lead and manage construction projects from start to finish, including new custom homes and renovations. 
  • Supervise, coordinate, and work with a team of carpenters, laborers, and subcontractors to ensure smooth project execution. 
  • Interpret blueprints, plans, and specifications to guide construction activities accurately. 
  • Ensure that all work complies with local building codes, safety regulations, and quality standards. 
  • Conduct regular site inspections to identify and address any issues or discrepancies promptly. 
  • Oversee the ordering and management of materials, tools, and equipment needed for each project. 
  • Mentor and train junior carpenters to enhance their skills and contribute to their professional growth. 
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment, emphasizing the importance of safety protocols. 
  • Perform carpentry tasks such as framing, installation, and finishing work 
  • Install cabinets, doors, windows, and other fixtures 
Qualifications 
  • Proven experience as a Lead Hand Carpenter in custom home building and renovations. 
  • Proficiency in carpentry techniques, including framing, finishing, and millwork. 
  • Strong knowledge of construction materials, methods, and best practices. 
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills. 
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and technical documents. 
  • Strong organizational and time management skills. 
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to quality workmanship. 
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities and a proactive approach to challenges. 
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation. 
  • Safety certifications and knowledge of OSHA regulations are a plus. 
  • Well rounded skills in carpentry 
How to Apply 

Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume, along with a cover letter highlighting their relevant experience and qualifications, to [email protected]. Please include “Lead Hand Carpenter Application” in the subject line. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

LUX Homes is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. 

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