JOIN OUR FAMILY

As one of the dynamic, personable team members of Sweeney Design Remodel, you are the most important asset in our service commitment to our clients.
By joining us, you embody the legendary service that makes us a leading brand—programmed from the heart to do the right thing and exceed our
clients’ expectations.

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LEAD FINISH CARPENTER

 

Start your journey with us

The Sweeney legacy, built on the principles of trust, quality, tradition, began with company founder Herb Sweeney in 1954. Herb’s sons learned the construction trade first-hand by listening to their father and gradually acquired the skills and experience they needed to parlay Sweeney into Madison’s most trusted, premier design-build firm. In business for over 60 years, Sweeney has become a permanent fixture in the community. We invite you to explore Sweeney Design Remodel.

 

Welcome to our family

Today, owners Tim and Linda Sweeney continue Herb’s legacy with an emphasis on family.  We realize the importance of placing and nurturing highly skilled tradespeople in positions where they will excel. Your integrity and attention to detail will play an important role in your success.

 

What you’ll do:

  • Perform carpentry at the highest level with minimal direct supervision
  • Read/Interpret blueprint drawings and written specifications, as well as work orders, change orders and all other carpentry related job documents
  • Perform rough and finish carpentry to company’s standard of quality and according to the plans and specifications
  • Bring discrepancies and special conditions to the attention of the Field Production Manager for discussion. If situation cannot be resolved, notify sales staff and Production Manager
  • Layout and install stud wall framing
  • Layout and install stairs for a basement or deck using a framing square
  • Establish grades for proper drainage of flatwork and simple structures
  • Use a transit level to establish grades and elevations
  • Install standard wall-hung cabinetry and accessories
  • Install pre-hung door units and windows
  • Install interior trim, base, casing, crown molding, etc. with superior craftsmanship.
  • Install drywall and able to properly tape drywall sheathing
  • Conduct simple repairs in painting/staining, mechanical, plumbing, electrical and flooring
  • Ensure jobsite safety, protection and maintenance of company tools
  • Maintain a safe and clean jobsite

Must have the following qualifications and experience:

  • Education: High School or equivalent
  • Experience: at least 3-5 years of carpentry experience
  • Required license or certification: Driver’s License
  • Other: Ability to pass drug screen and background check

 

Perks you deserve

  • Pay commensurate with experience.
  • Company benefit package (Dental, Health, 401K)
  • PTO,
  • Team-oriented coworkers / great company culture,
  • Challenging projects
  • Quarterly bonus
  • Tools and work vehicle provided by Sweeney (includes to and from home)

 

What we’re looking for:

  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • A history of rough and finish carpentry experience
  • Refined carpentry skills
  • A team-first attitude

 

How to Apply:

Submit cover letter and resume

1008 Fish Hatchery Road
Madison WI, 53715

Phone: 608.257.3034

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