Building, Managing and Maintaining
North State Properties Since 1948

Career Opportunities

Finish Carpenter

Location Chico

Essential Functions:

  • Works directly on all phases of construction trades projects as a carpenter, performing finish carpentry from beginning to end of each site project.
  • Coordinates work flow and provides site specific detail for other craftsmen, sub contractors, customers, and inspectors as needed.
  • Provides input for preparation of project construction scheduled and advises Construction Service Manager of changes in the project construction that impact project schedule and costs.
  • Accurately documents all field changes and as-built conditions to Project Manager.
  • Reviews and monitors site specific blueprints and diagrams for accuracy and changes regarding full construction and renovation project plans.
  • Installs, repairs, and completes drywall changes as needed.
  • Works independently with little supervision in the completion of assignments.
  • Responds to calls for emergency repairs, locates and identifies nature and cause of problems, and takes appropriate corrective action based on knowledge, experience, and established industry practice.
  • Reads and interprets blueprints, sketches, diagrams, and technical manuals.
  • Receives and reviews all work orders/requests to determine requirements and schedule site visits.
  • Estimates costs and man-hour requirements by visiting job location and obtaining necessary information.
  • Plans, schedules, and sees jobs through to completion.
  • Establishes and maintains customer oriented focus.
  • Communicates politely and effectively with, and in front of, customers.
  • Works as part of a team with supervisors and co-workers.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of carpentry trade using standard tools, machinery, and equipment.
  • Demonstrates writing skills with a focus on technical accuracy, writing quality and clarity are also required.
  • Uses and applies appropriate safety practices and procedures.
  • Requisitions and/or purchases supplies and materials, while maintaining various activity records and logs.
  • Tracks equipment and service history.
  • Regular attendance.
  • Travel and work overtime as required.

Mental and Physical Demands:

  • The principle duties of this position are performed in a variety of environments, including customer homes, the outdoors, and field environments at development and work sites on uneven and rough terrain.
  • Required to work in outside weather conditions, including heat, cold, and temperature swings, for extended periods of time.
  • Experiences frequent interruptions; required to meet inflexible deadlines; requires concentration and attention to detail; requires a high level of organizational and prioritization skills.
  • Standing up to 8 hours per day; Walking up to 8 hours per day on uneven, difficult terrain.
  • Regular heavy manual labor to include lifting and carrying up to 100 pounds.
  • Regular and repetitive grasping, gripping, reaching, bending, stooping, crouching, climbing, squatting, kneeling, and working overhead.
  • Frequently works in closed or cramped spaces.

Core Competencies/Qualifications:

  • Commitment to the Company’s mission.
  • High school diploma or GED. Additional education and/or training preferred.
  • Education, training, skills, and experience necessary to carry out assignments.
  • Ability to read, write, speak and communicate effectively. Demonstrated skill in correct grammar, spelling, and English usage.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with co-workers, administrative team, and the public.
  • Ability to read and understand work orders, blueprints, and technical manuals.
  • One (1) or more years of carpentry related work experience.
  • Knowledge of electrical, mechanical, plumbing and construction procedures using standard and specialty tools, blueprints and project plans.
  • Demonstrates writing skills with a focus on technical accuracy, writing quality and clarity are also required.
  • Use and application of safety practices and procedures.
  • Self motivated, punctual, detail oriented, and able to work independently
  • Current Class C Driver’s License with a clean driving record.