Skilled Carpenter

Construction · North Haven, Connecticut
Department Construction
Employment Type Full-Time, Non-exempt
Minimum Experience Experienced

Petra Construction Corp. is seeking diversified, skilled Carpenters.  Established in 1953, Petra is a mid-sized award-winning general contracting/construction management firm located in North Haven, CT.  Visit our website at www.petraconstruction.com for examples of our work.


 Job Requirements


 High school graduate/GED with 5–10 years' experience in a position that requires utilization of intermediate to advanced carpentry skills, including finish carpentry.


 Knowledge of:


  • Materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of buildings, commercial or residential.
  • Arithmetic, algebra and geometry and their applications in construction.
  • Construction means and methods.
  • Carpentry machines and tools, including their uses, repair, and maintenance.


Ability to:


  • Build, applying standard principles of carpentry and joinery;
  • Communicate effectively with others on the work site;
  • Report to work daily and on time;
  • Observe company and customer safety and security policies and procedures;
  • Use equipment and materials properly;
  • Work throughout the State of Connecticut;
  • Work in a healthcare environment;
  • Perform physically-demanding work.


A post-offer physical exam and drug screen are required.


Employee benefits offered include medical, dental and vision insurance, health savings account, life and disability insurance, 401(k) Plan, flexible spending accounts, paid time off, paid holidays and educational assistance.


Petra Construction Corp. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.


Persons are recruited, hired, assigned and promoted without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by local, state, or federal laws, rules, or regulations.


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  • Location
    North Haven, Connecticut
  • Department
    Construction
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time, Non-exempt
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced