Rice Companies

Assistant Carpenter - Fargo

Fargo, ND
At Rice Companies, we believe in building lasting relationships with our customers while helping the

Job Description

Assistant Carpenter

Posted: Sunday, 9/10/2023

Our Commercial Service Assistant Carpenters are motivated, have background in commercial buildings and the ability to learn and take direction from our Lead Carpenters. They that often are performing jobs alone or in teams of two or more.


POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Presents and maintains a professional appearance and demeanor throughout daily interactions with owners, customers, inspectors, subcontractors and suppliers
  • Builds and maintains effective relationships with owners, customers, inspectors, subcontractors, suppliers, and other Rice Companies employees.

The ability to complete or assist with the following daily tasks, but not limited to:


  • Metal and wood stud framing and layout
  • Drywall hanging, wall sheathing, backing, blocking and other rough carpentry duties as assigned
  • Doors and hardware installation including metal and wood doors, exit devices, closer and etc.
  • FRP installation and the installation of bath accessories and bath partitions and layout thereof
  • Finish carpentry including the installation of cabinetry, running trim and misc. finishes
  • Reading and interpreting blueprints, specification books and details
  • Selective demolition including removing walls, flooring, ceilings, doors, finishes, etc.
  • Pre-Engineered steel building erection including structural steel setting, metal wall and roof panel installation, building insulation and metal trim and flashing installation.

BENEFITS

With competitive pay, family-forward benefits and a little fun mixed in, Rice Companies works to build a team that’s second to none.

  • Medical and Dental Insurance (Employee Only Premiums are 100% Company Paid)
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 401K w/Employer Match
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Career Training and Development

Requirements
  • Experience in the carpentry field and commercial building repairs a plus
  • Possesses ability to receive and implement direction
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Equipment certifications (scissor lift, forklifts, boom lifts, skid steer, etc.) preferred
  • Demonstrated proficiency of construction tools and equipment, including but not limited to saws, drills, levels, transits, hand tools, etc.
  • Self-starter, highly motivated and goal-oriented individual with leadership skills
  • Occasional lifting of over 50 pounds without assistance
  • Overnight travel may be required
  • Drywall finishing a plus, but not required
Benefits
  • Medical and Dental Insurance (Employee Only Premiums are 100% Company Paid)
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 401K w/Employer Match
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Career Training and Development

Rice Companies At A Glance

At Rice Companies, we believe in building lasting relationships with our customers while helping them grow. In fact, our third-generation owners continue to provide construction services to many of the same businesses that that our grandfather worked with. Rice was founded in 1953 and during our 60+ years in business, we’ve learned that our customers enjoy working with us not only for our excellent service and high standards, but also because of our versatility. As one of few firms in Central Minnesota that offer true single source construction services, we offer in-house architectural, construction management, skilled field crews, Real Estate Brokerage, maintenance and development services. www.ricebuildingsystems.com
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