August 26, 2021


The Project Craftsman/Lead Carpenter is responsible for producing remodeling projects on time and within budget. Our Project Craftsman/Lead Carpenters must be able to provide hands-on production of the project from start to finish, read and interpret plans, and maintain project schedules and budgets. The individual in this role is also responsible for managing other employees and specialty trade contractors when they are on your project, ensuring Classic’s policies and standards are upheld.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide hands-on production of the projects from start to finish. This includes, but is not limited to, demolition, foundation layout, framing and structure formation, siding and exterior trim, decks and porches, window and exterior door installation, roofing and flashing, interior millwork and doors, cabinet installation, wood flooring installation, hardware installation, appliance installation, and final detailing/cleanup.
  • Read, interpret, and update paperwork throughout the course of the project.
  • Contribute to the development of a project schedule for each project.
  • Serve as first point of contact for the Client throughout the project, answering all questions honestly and consulting with Project Consultant and/or Project Manager when needed.
  • Participate in the project meetings with the client, Project Consultant, and Project Manager.
  • Manage carpenters, laborers, and specialty trade contractors on your project to ensure work is performed correctly and Classic job-site policies are followed.
  • Order all standard in-stock materials. Create a material take-off and place order in a timely fashion.
  • Ensure job-site remains neat and orderly.

Job Skills & Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years carpentry experience, including knowledge of all phases of residential remodeling and construction
  • Extensive rough carpentry experience OR extensive finish carpentry experience
  • Good working knowledge of all related building trades
  • Detail oriented and highly organized
  • Motivated self-started with an ability to plan ahead
  • Ability to interact and communicate well with clients, employees, specialty trade contractors and vendors
  • Problem-solver