Shawmut Design and Construction

  • Carpenter

    Job ID
    US-CA-Los Angeles
    Regular Full-Time
    Starlite - Field Ops
  • Overview

    At Starlite, our primary objective is to deliver exceptional service catered to our clients’ specific goals and concerns. Our project teams deliver top quality work through a hands-on, collaborative process while keeping our clients’ best interests our absolute focus at all times. With specialized training and the support of a national company, we foster project teams whose skill and dedication leads to the deliberate, predictable and repeatable construction experiences that have attracted and retained the top clients in every market in which we focus. The most memorable construction experiences are based on one principle—it’s the people who make the difference. And at Shawmut, we have the very best.


    We are looking for highly skilled carpenters who has proven experience in both concrete, rough and finished skilled carpentry work, including cabinetry, to work with our luxury residential team and hospitality group


    • Practice proper site safety, construction, progress, quality control and keep a clean site
    • Exceed client expectations for each project by understanding client needs, wants, preferences and culture
    • Demonstrate and maintain effective and open dialogue with the project team
    • Maintain and review punch list process to ensure all are addressed and executed in a timely manner




    • 4-6 years journey-level experience working as a carpenter in a commercial or high end residential setting, including rough and finished carpentry
    • Experience in new construction as well as in remodeling and have overall general construction knowledge
    • Background in either Concrete, Rough and Finish Carpentry
    • Thorough knowledge of methods, materials, tools and equipment used in both rough and finished carpentry in both residential and commercial settings
    • Ability to work from blueprints, specifications, drawings and instruction to design, build, remodel, retrofit, maintain and repair various types of areas and structures
    • Knowledge of applicable building and safety codes requirements
    • Must be team player

    Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. Performance of the required duties will require physical ability to climb permanent and temporary stairs and ladders and general navigation of an area under construction.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.   Performing this job requires the use of hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls, sit, talk and hear, stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.


    Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works on-site at the construction work site where the employee is exposed to moving mechanical parts; high precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions and risk of electrical shock. The noise in these work environments is usually moderate to very loud.


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