Timberframer

Posted on December 21, 2022

Job Description

International Timberframes is a long established Timberframing company based in Golden, BC.

We are committed to building with natural solid wood. It’s our mission to show that wood is the

most natural and healthy product to build with and to take whole-hearted steps to conserve our

planet by doing everything as sustainably as we possibly can. We still cut and prepare by hand,

making the most of each unique piece of wood, using traditional craftsman skills coupled with

new technologies. We have an excellent reputation amongst peers and clients, offering ideas,

inspiration and individual solutions.


About the position

As our company continues to grow, we need to recruit a Timberframer.

The purpose of this role is to undertake Timberframing tasks as part of the team, both on

the shop floor and job sites, to exceptional standards.


Location

This full-time position is based at our shop in Golden, BC. Travel as required in BC and Alberta to

client job sites for onsite installation assistance.


Benefits

We offer a competitive rate of pay, a 4-day week, a flexible working schedule, comprehensive

medical and dental benefits plan after 3 months with us, use of company vehicles for work

purposes and fully funded training opportunities.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

● Accurate interpretation of shop drawings

● Layout, cutting, sanding, staining, and packaging of wood/ materials therefore

experienced in working with hand tools e g chisels, saws

● Loading wood/ materials/ tools for transportation

● Installation / raising under direction of appointed Project leader

● Clean up of shop and job-sites at the end of each day and week

● Shop / tool and machine maintenance as required


Requirements

We would love to hear from you if you can offer us the following skills and experience:

● Minimum 1 years experience in timber framing or log building (or 2 years related

experience in carpentry or cabinetry)

● Familiarity with timber frame joinery and structural systems

● Need to be physically strong to move heavy timbers and able to work confidently at

heights on ladders, scaffolding, and beams

● Ability to work alone on assigned tasks and together as part of a cohesive team

● Demonstrated commitment to exceptional standards of work

● A full clean driving license


Compensation

Salary commensurate with experience and references.

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter and resume expressing your interest, including salary expectations, to

[email protected]

Company Details

International Timberframes

Website: https://www.itimberf.com/