Install Carpenter

Position Description

  • Must pass a drug test and a background check.
  • Typical start time is 5:00 AM, however hours vary as requested by the owner or general contractor of each work site.
  • Primary duty is to install cabinets and trim on the jobsite.
  • Must be familiar with the use and care of power and hand tools that are required in a cabinet shop.
  • May be required to work with other carpenters or helpers on projects and be able to oversee the quality and keep the others productive while on that project.
  • Position requires ability to work with lumber, veneer, and sheet goods as well as plastic laminate.
  • May assist in keeping shop area clean.
  • Requires some heavy lifting.
  • Requires wearing a hard hat and safety glasses that will be provided to you by Contemporary Cabinets.


  • A minimum of 5 years installation experience of commercial millwork or high end residential cabinets and trim.


  • Pencil
  • Tape measure
  • Air nozzle
  • Magnet tip holder (Apex)
  • Putty knife
  • Pair of adjustable wrenches (Crescent)
  • Finish hammer
  • Pliers (Adjustable)
  • Screw driver set
  • Awl
  • Bullnose dikes
  • Chisel set
  • Nail set
  • Pliers (Channel lock)
  • Pry bar / Flat bar / Wonder bar
  • Tri square / Combination square
  • Allen wrench set
  • Brush/Foxtail
  • Cordless drill
  • Dead blow mallet
  • Drill bit set
  • Framing square
  • 2 – 4 Locking c-clamps w/ swivel pads (snappys)
  • Pliers (needle nose)
  • Scale ruler
  • Scribe / compass
  • Speed square
  • Stud finder / magnet
  • Tool / nail bag
  • Torpedo level
  • Utility knife
  • Vix bit set
  • Steel toed boots


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