The Carpenter, under the supervision of a foreman/lead, provides direction and supervision while working alongside his/her assigned crew.
Duties and Responsibilities
Installs Footing Forms: Places wall footings, grade beams and footing steps. Installs column footings and caps. Installs rebar templates, embeds and anchor bolts. Installs water stop systems with proper alignment.
Builds and Installs Wall and Column Forms: Installs various types of wall form systems. Braces, stabilizes and aligns wall forms. Installs, anchors, and embeds miscellaneous metals in correct locations. Frames ledges, openings, block-outs and sleeves in correct locations. Strips vertical formwork.
Builds and Installs Structural Deck Forms: Installs various elements of the structural deck systems including but not limited to beam bottoms, beam sides, pans, and life-line systems. Installs and removes post shoring, reshoring systems, and scaffolding. Frames ledges, construction joints, openings, block-outs and sleeves in correct location. Sets handrails. Strips horizontal formwork. Sets grades for horizontal decking systems. Properly rigs loads and materials to be moved by hoisting equipment.
Set Slab-on-Grade Forms: Set keyways. Accurately sets, positions and stabilizes expansion joints. Sets high tolerance edge forms. Provides layout for control and construction joints. Dismantles floor forms.
Preps and Sets Tilt-up/Precast Forms: Sets high tolerance edge forms, chambers and reveal strips. Preps forms for casting (i.e. filling joint and sanding).
Works with Building Layout: Establishes grades and elevations. Works with control lines and offsets.
Work Environment: Work involves exposure to outside weather conditions and dirt, dust, fumes, and/or loud noises.
Ensures a Safe Work Environment
Participates in Training/Certifications