Framing Carpenter

  • Nisku, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

Alta-Fab Structures Ltd. provides innovative, high-quality modular buildings, designed to meet the industrial space and remote housing needs for any industry. We manufacture and service single-unit structures for wellsites and multi-unit large camps and complexes.

Job Description

  • Installation of sheeting materials including subfloors, wall sheeting and roofing using various materials
  • Lifting, moving, and placing lumber and sheeting materials
  • Layout of wall, roof and flooring systems
  • Proper placement of sheeting materials
  • Fastening of framing and sheeting materials with air tools, hand tools and glue
  • Can safely and efficiently use air and hand tools
  • Accurately cut, measure, and shape various materials as required
  • Recognize quality issues in material and building procedures
  • Able to identify problems
  • Other duties as required


  • Strong residential or modular framing background required
  • Experienced with a  wide variety of hand tools, power tools, air tools, and materials
  • Ability to do repetitive tasks all day
  • Ability to do consistent heavy lifting
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, drawings, and specifications
  • Ability to read imperial tape measure
  • Own hand tools ie.) pouch, framing hammer, tape, etc.
  • Must be able to work independently or in a group/team setting
  • Ability to remain organized and efficient in a fast-paced environment
  • Be an effective learner/listener
  • Have good interpersonal, technical and communication skills (written and spoken)
  • Strong commitment to safety
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Must have strong English skills

Additional Information

Year round full time employment. Must have vehicle to commute to Nisku.  Application process requires pre-employment drug, alcohol and physical testing.