Job description

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Universal Personnel, a division of The Universal Group, is urgently looking to hire a Carpenter.

Minimum 1-year related experience preferred!

We offer weekly pay (via eTransfer), health & dental benefits as well training for eligible employee after the probationary period.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Read and interpret blueprints and floor plans.
  • Measure, cut, and install interior trim work including casing/window trim, cabinets, baseboards, crown molding, cap boards, chair rail, shoe/quarter round molding, etc. 
  • Work on new construction, remodels or additions to existing structures. 
  • Precisely measure, cut and assemble the framing lumber needed to build residential, commercial or industrial buildings. 
  • Frame interior walls or construct forms into which concrete is poured. 
  • Follow project instructions and provide assistance to contractors as required
  • Deliver quality and professional workmanship 100% on time.
  • Provide solutions in situations where challenges were known in advance or became apparent during the job.
  • Manage projects in ways that exceed client expectations.
  • Coordinated projects with home builders.


  • PPE (Steel Toes/Hard Hat/Reflective Vest)
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Must have own basic tools & toolbelt! 
  • Able to work independently and without supervision, completing necessary tasks

Nice to haves:

  • Has own vehicle or reliable transportation
  • Has Fall Protection, First Aid and/or WHMIS.

Please note: Much of this work is performed outdoors in all kinds of weather and you may often be required to travel between several job sites.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Casual

Salary: $26.00-$30.00 per hour

Application deadline

Deadline extension


Seka Evans
Universal Personnel, A Division of The Universal Group
1475 Prairie Ave
Port Coquitlam BC V3B 1T3



Number of positions


Employment type

Casual or on-call work
Full-time work
Part-time work
Temporary Work
Valid work-permit holders can apply

Job location

Multiple locations in Metro Vancouver

Daily schedule

07:00 am ~ 03:30 pm

Application instructions

Apply online:

Call: We encourage you to call our office if your have any questions or need assistance with the online form! You can reach us at (604) 685-6666.

Come by our office: We have two office locations conveniently located in Port Coquitlam & Downtown Vancouver (Addresses listed below)

We are happy to assist you in office anytime from 9:30am-4:00pm, Monday - Friday. Office doors are normally locked, so please knock upon arrival and wait for someone to answer!

B105 - 1475 Prairie Ave, Port Coquitlam, V3B 1T3


235 E Georgia St, Vancouver, BC, V6A 1Z6