Palmetto Craftsmen, Inc. - Charleston, SC

Full-time$15 - $25 an hour

Established general contractor seeking qualified Lead Carpenter for renovation and repair work. Great benefits and pay with advancement and career opportunities. Tools, valid SCDL, work vehicle and proven ability required.

SUMMARY OF WORK PERFORMED-The Lead Carpenter will perform all projects in the field by working with Customers, the Project Manager, field personnel and Subcontractors in order to execute the Company's jobs in an efficient and timely manner while maintaining the best quality of work.

SCOPE AND MAGNITUDE-The Lead Carpenter will perform carpentry skills on site or in shop by project and by company standards. Must communicate with Superintendent, Foreman and Project Manager.


1. Study plans and specifications for every job. Refer to them daily and note any changes or deletions.

2. Work efficiently and safely by company standards. Keep job area neat and clean.

3. Must be able to communicate and work with customers and provide great customer service.

4. Speak to the owner every time you visit a job. Make an effort to seek him or her out. Chat briefly, let him know if everything is going as planned and on schedule, or explain what has caused any deviations or delays and communicate with the Project Manager.

6. If a subcontractor is working with us, check on him regularly. Keep a list of their phone numbers so you can call them. Communications with subcontractors is most important in order to improve customer service. Inform Superintendent, Foreman or Project Manager of project progress at the end of the day.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $15.00 to $25.00 /hour

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time


  • Carpentry: 2 years (Required)


  • DRIVERS (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Labor type:


Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Retirement benefits or accounts