People Ready Finish Carpenters job in Norfolk, VA

People Ready
Job Title
Finish Carpenters
Job Type
Norfolk, VA 23510

Finish Carpenters

We have a part-time opening for a Finish Carpenters.

Must be able to work various shifts per week.

  • Must have 5 or more years experience.
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Be authorized to work in the United States.
  • Must have reliable transportation.

Wage: 23.00/hour

Additional Info

Minimum Age
18+ years old


People Ready is looking to hire Journeyman Finish Carpenters for a temporary project in Norfolk, VA.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Set up and operate a variety of woodworking machines and various hand tools to fabricate and repair wooden cabinets and high-grade furniture.
  • Planes sequence of cutting or shaping operations to be performed.
  • Matches materials for color, grain, or texture.
  • Trims component parts of joints to ensure snug fit, using hand tools, such as planes, chisels, or wood files.
  • Glues, fits, and clamps parts and sub-assemblies together to form complete unit, using clamps or clamping machine.
  • Sands and scrapes surfaces and joints of articles to prepare articles for finishing.
  • Dip, brush, or spray assembled articles with protective or decorative materials such as stain, varnish, or paint.
  • Repair furniture, equipment, and fixtures and be designated cabinetmaker, maintenance.
  • Cut, shape, and assemble wooden parts to construct frames for refrigeration equipment and be designated refrigerator cabinetmaker.
  • Studies blueprints and drawings of articles to be constructed and repaired.
  • Marks outline or dimensions of parts on paper or lumber stock, according to blueprint or drawing specifications.
  • Sets up and operates woodworking machines, such as power saws, jointer, mortiser, tenoner, molder, and shaper, to cut and shape parts from wood.
  • Bores holes for insertion of screws or dowels by hand or using boring machine.
  • Drives nails or other fasteners into joints at designated places to reinforce joints.
  • Repair high-grade articles of furniture.
  • Install hardware, such as hinges, catches, and drawer pulls
  • Designated according to products made as piano-case maker.


  • Must have previous cabinetmaking experience
  • Must have 3-5 years experience as a finish Carpenter

Immediate hire for those who are qualified. Pay is set at $23.00 per hour. If you are interested please submit your resume. Thank you.

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