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PeopleReady Journeyman Carpenter in Oakland, California

Position: Journeyman Carpenter Location: San Rafael, California and surrounding areas Industry: Construction Pay Rate: $30-40.00 / HR Shift: Shift depends on the project Are you a carpenter with experience doing high-end custom finish work? Do you specialize in hand-crafted trim? Does your carpentry stride the border of construction and art? Then PeopleReady Skilled Trades is looking for you. PeopleReady Skilled Trades is seeking experienced Journeymen Carpenters for custom residential and commercial projects throughout the Bay Area. The contractors we work with are seeking individuals with unique skills that can help deliver on the high end work they promise to their customers. If you know how to design custom base, case, trim, stairs, doors, windows and more, there is work to be done right away.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Shape and cut materials to custom specifications, using hand tools, machines, or power saws Install doors, windows, stairs, baseboards and crown molding

  • Build or repair cabinets, doors, frameworks, floors, finishing interior and exterior trim, and other wooden fixtures

  • Construct, install, and repair structures and fixtures of wood, plywood and wallboard

  • Handle high-end materials, including stain-grade woods, with care, accuracy and efficiency.

  • Maintain safety practices at all times

  • Prepare the layout and scope of work for the project

  • Read and interpret blueprints


  • Must have previous experience working as a finish carpenter

  • Must be familiar with carpentry concepts

  • Must be able to read plans and blueprints

  • Must have previous supervisory or other relevant leadership experience

  • Must be familiar with carpentry tools

  • Must be familiar with construction safety practices

  • Must be at least 18 years old.


PeopleReady is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity. We do not discriminate based on race, religious affiliation, color, national origin, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by law. We will get to know you and connect you with jobs that match your skills, experience and preferences. We work hard every single day to find jobs so each employee has opportunity and variety in their work.