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$28.00 – $30.00 per hour

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Carpenter/Joiner – Auckland

We Kinari Construction mainly from residential construction development. Now, we are urgently looking for an experienced Carpenter/ Team Leader to join us. We welcome local people or migrants to work with us.

Tasks Include:

  • studying drawings and specifications to determine materials required, dimensions and installation procedures
  • ordering and selecting timbers and materials, and preparing layouts
  • cutting materials, and assembling and nailing cut and shaped parts
  • erecting framework and roof framing, laying sub-flooring and floorboards and verifying trueness of structures
  • nailing fascia panels, sheathing roofs, and fitting exterior wall cladding and door and window frames
  • assembling prepared wood to form structures and fittings ready to install
  • cutting wood joints
  • may construct concrete formwork
  • may repair existing fittings
  • may work with plastic laminates, perspex and metals

Role Specification:

  • Study specifications in blueprints, sketches or building plans to prepare project layout and determine dimensions and materials required.
  • Follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean environment.
  • Measure, cut, or shape timber, and other materials.
  • Work on top of stilts, ladders, scaffold, top beams of buildings, etc.
  • Reporting to the Chargehand Carpenter and working as part of a team.

Here are the requirements for the role:

  • Understand building plans and drawings to determine materials, dimensions, and installation procedures
  • Plan the ordering and selecting timbers and materials, and preparing layouts
  • Measure and cut materials to the right size and shape
  • Assemble and nail the prepared wood parts to form structures and fittings
  • At least 2 years’ related work experience
  • Importantly: If you’re specialized in Decking, Fencing, Retaining Walls etc. We would like to hear from you

Skills and Experiences

  • We are seeking applicants with various levels of experience, having at least 5+ years of residential and housing floor finisher
  • Be flexible to work in multiple locations in Auckland
  • Self-motivated, great communication and interpersonal skills

The successful applicant will be required to work in different locations: Northland, Auckland, Waikato, Bay of Plenty, Gisborne, Hawke’s Bay, Taranaki, Manawatu-Whanganui, Wellington, Nelson – Tasman, Marlborough, West Coast, Canterbury, Otago, Southland

At least 2 years of related work experience

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent, Casual


  • Employee mentoring program
  • Professional development assistance
  • Relocation assistance
  • Travel reimbursement


  • 8 hour shift

Supplemental pay types:

  • Overtime pay
  • Performance bonus

COVID-19 considerations:

All staff and customers are required to wear a mask, the collection is available, common surfaces are sanitized regularly, vaccination requirements, etc.

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Auckland City, Auckland: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)


  • Carpentry: 2 years (Preferred)


  • New Zealand Drivers License (Preferred)

Willingness to travel:

  • 50% (Preferred)

Application Closing Date: Ongoing

Job Category: Project builder

Job Type: Full Time

Job Location: AuckLand

Job Category: carpenter
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Auckland

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