Skilled Trades

Date Posted: July 15, 2021

Job Location: Elk Lake

Job Number: REF249F

Job Type: Full Time

Start: Immediately



Address: 1 Sixth Street / Boîte postale 9, Elk Lake, Ontario, Canada P0J 1G0

Job Description

We are presently looking for a Carpenter for our Elk Lake Sawmill.

Reporting to the Maintenance Superintendent, you will lead the completion of repairs to the buildings, fixtures, furniture and equipment while demonstrating our commitment to safety.


Demonstrated commitment to safety.
Follow all safety and job policies and procedures.
Complete repairs to buildings, fixtures, furniture or equipment.
Use knowledge of carpentry and plumbing repairs or installations across the site.
Plan and share weekly job schedule.
Carry out intermediate concrete jobs.
Conduct quality control assessments on work and oversee contracts when appropriate.
Build or repair sticker racks.
Organization and cleanliness of the carpenter shop.
Tin work (such as roofing and walls).
Rail and other kiln repairs.
Door and window installations.


Strong focus and understanding of Safety and safe behaviours.
Commitment to and belief in an injury free workplace.
Strong organizing and planning skills.
Good interpersonal skills.
Ability to complete installation or repairs to drywall, painting, hanging ceilings and floors.
Have knowledge of and the ability to perform routine plumbing repairs
Be able to communicate technical information.
Communicate regularly with the supervisor progress or issues that affect the job.
Have good time and priority management.
Strong oral and written communication skills
Order material and supplies through the purchasing department.
Working at heights.


A carpenter’s certification is preferred or extensive knowledge and experience in carpentry.
Demonstrated proficiency in basic plumbing skills.
Supply basic hand tools as required for the position.

Job Conditions

  • Minimum experience: 1 to 2 years
  • Minimum educational level: Certificate/Diploma from a Technical School
  • Language: English

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