$19.00 to 21.00 hourly, 42.5 hours per week.
- Study plans, specifications or drawings of articles to be made
- Trim joints and fit parts and subassemblies together to form complete unit and reinforce joints. Cut timber to the right size and shape and trim parts of joints to ensure a snug fit, using hand tools, such as planes, chisels, or wood files.
- Help to trim excess material from work pieces
- Sand wooden surfaces and apply veneer, stain or polish to finished products
- Apply varnish, veneer, stain or polish to finished products
- Operate woodworking machines and use hand tools including power saws, jointers, mortisers, molders, or shapers to cut, shape and form part and components
- Repair or restyle wooden furniture, fixtures and related products
- Help to perform some rough and finish carpentry to company’s standard of quality, according to the plans and specifications
- Measure and mark dimensions of part on paper or lumber stock prior to cutting, following blueprints, to ensure a tight fit and quality product.
- Measure materials to mark reference points, cutting lines, or other indicators.
- Attach part or subassemblies together to form completed units, using glue, dowels, nails, screws or clamps.
- Install hardware, such as hinges, handles, catches, or drawer pulls, using hand tools.
- Completion of secondary school is required.
- A minimum of 3 years of work experience in cabinetmaking is required. If the candidate does not have at least 3 years of experience a post-secondary certificate is required.
- Familiarity with heritage methods and techniques is an asset.
- Manual dexterity.
- Ability to interact well with team members, effective interpersonal skills.
Transportation costs covered if worker needs to relocate.
The hours of operation are 8:00am to 5:00pm. If there is a deadline to meet, it is expected that employees either start earlier or finish later. Overtime work might be required on weekends.