Carpenter/Finisher - Field Install

  • 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

  • Repair and maintain doors, floors, windows, partitions, ceilings, and exteriors of buildings; builds and installs door and window framing
  • Build wooden/steel structures such as partitions, building, office additions, does sheeting and rough carpentry on the buildings as well as final finishes
  • Perform hand and bench work in carpentry work shop; operate planers, joiners, drill presses, power saws, sanders, and other woodworking machinery
  • Maintain hand tools, saws, and other carpentry tools; installs locks, door knobs, and other building hardware
  • Repair and maintain doors, floors, windows, partitions, ceilings, and exteriors of buildings; build and install door and window framing
  • Ability to work in the field on camp setups, warranty related issues or re-work
  • Other duties as required


  • Read and interpret blueprints, drawings and specifications and work from sketches
  • Considerable knowledge of the standard practices, methods, materials, and tools of the carpentry trade
  • Considerable knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trade
  • Ability to plan, lay out, and perform carpentry work of average difficulty
  • Knowledge of tools, equipment, and materials common to the carpentry trade
  • Knowledge of cabinet-making techniques
  • Skills in the construction, repair, restoration, and installation of wood or related material
  • Ability to estimate time and materials needed for assigned work projects
  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License w/up to date abstract
  • Ability to remain organized and efficient in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work independently or in a group/team setting
  • 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 required pre-employment drug, alcohol and physical testing.