$24 to $34 Hourly

Employment Type


Why Work Here?

“P Bevan Builders is a fast growing, employee first company focused on quality workmanship and excellence. Come join our team!”


The General Carpenter at P. Bevan Builders works under the guidance and leadership of the Foreman and Site Manager. They are expected to work on both small and large projects, bringing the skills and knowledge needed to take a project from frame to finish. Our General Carpenters are expected to show continual advancement and excellence in their technical abilities, task management, and personal development within the carpentry profession. The General Carpenter is expected to efficiently perform all aspects of production including custom carpentry tasks with little or no oversight required. They are also required to work with other employees in a genial manner in the effort of completing the overall project.

Expected Duties:

-- Report to the job site on time, alert and able on a daily basis

-- If tardiness is unavoidable, notifies Site Manager prior to 7:30 a.m.

--Know what tasks are coming next and having the necessary tools and stock

--Create personal task lists of items to-do and note what has been completed

--Set up job site in the morning with proper tools and equipment needed for that day

-- Maintain a clean job site, free of debris

--Clean equipment as needed

--Securely store equipment at the end of the day

--Wear personal protective gear, such as but not limited to, safety glasses and ear protection at all times on the job

--Provide guidance and supervision for apprentice carpenters and laborers

--Practice responsible tool care and maintenance

--Always represent the company positively through all interactions; including co-workers, vendors, subcontractors and most importantly clients


The General Carpenter will be held accountable for the following:

--Execution of carpentry

--Maintenance and organization of the job site

--Job site safety

Further expectations include:

--The ability finds solutions to problems and thinks creatively and with latitude

--Perform all facets of the construction process from frame to finish

--The knowledge of common construction both practices and methods

--Recognize when to ask for guidance and seek it

--Full-scale layout when necessary to resolve problematic tile, trim and cabinet solutions

--Read and understand blueprints or set of plans

--Ability to build walls, steel and wood construction using proper fastening tools and fasteners

--Ability to set trusses and joists properly, with bracing per plan

--Frame door and window openings per plan

--Install blocking and fire blocking per code requirements

--Set doors and windows per plan

--Install cabinets and millwork per plan

Professional Growth:

--Train under the guidance of Foreman to acquire additional skills in all areas of construction

-- Accumulate all of the personal tools needed to perform all aspects of carpentry

--Continued education in the form of classes and certifications related to construction

--Take responsibility for managing the day-to-day logistics of construction, including materials and acquisition and tooling, time management and planning with efficiency in mind

P Bevan Builders Inc

About P Bevan Builders Inc:

Based in Cape Ann MA, P. Bevan Builders specializes in renovation, remodel, historic restoration and preservation, and custom woodwork.

Founded in 2014 by Peter Bevan, a graduate of Maine College of Art and the Leeds School of Design. With over 22 years experience in construction and woodwork, he has successfully completed projects all over New England - from Boston to Nantucket, Rockport and beyond.

P. Bevan Builders shall provide a safe, healthy and productive work environment based on mutual respect and dignity. We offer Five paid holidays, Five paid vacation days and a SIMPLE Retirement Plan.

Company website:

Company address: Cape Ann, MA

Posted date: 3 days ago

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