Carpenter's Assistant- Seattle, WA

Employer: Rafn Company

Job Description:
**Local Greater Puget Sound Candidates Only**

About Us:
Rafn is a leading commercial general contractor in the sustainable building
industry in the Seattle area, and we are seeking a Commercial Carpenter to join
our onsite team.

We have been in business over 40 years and we offer: competitive wage,
outstanding benefits, and opportunity for career advancement. Professional
growth and development training opportunities are available to all employees
and high-profile, fast-paced projects keep our team members challenged.

We pride ourselves on providing a great working environment with a team of
high character, hard-working and dedicated people. Our turnover is extremely
low, and our average employee tenure is 17 years. We are growing! Our people
love working here.

If you are looking for a strong company, with good values and a commitment to
the well-being of our employees including a belief in living a well-balanced life….
Look no further! Great things are happening at Rafn. Hear what our employees
say about working here:

Job Description:
As a Carpenter’s Assistant you will assist with all levels of wood framing, form
work, rough framing, finish carpentry, exterior cladding and other duties, as

This position is ideal for someone who has had some experience and skills in
residential or commercial construction and is looking to move up towards a
journeyman carpenter position, increasing their experience and elevating their

Job Requirements:
HS Grad or equivalent. Must be 18 years old or older. Minimum 1-3 years'
construction experience; commercial construction preferred; more
experience/education/training and certification preferred.
Must be able to pass pre-employment drug test and criminal
background check.

Physical Job Requirements:
Ability to carry up to 50 pounds frequently
Climb stairs and ladders frequently
Kneel/squat frequently
Reach outright and overhead frequently
Crawl occasionally
Push/pull occasionally

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We
do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual
orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Benefit eligible the first of the month following 60 days employment.

Excellent benefit package includes: PAID medical/dental/life; 401k with
discretionary match; STD; generous PTO and PTO increases with length of
service; weekly direct deposits; EAP, ORCA discount. Also, Wellness Program
Rewards, company provided training opportunities, Lunch & Learns, company
activities, and more!

COVID safety protocols in place. You matter here. Come work for us and
become part of the incredible team here at Rafn Company.

We want to hear from you! Bring your good attitude, willingness to work hard
and a commitment to learn. Apply by submitting your resume to
Be sure to include your contact information and relevant experience. Qualified
applicants will be immediately contacted for phone interviews and hiring next

Contact Person:
Location: Seattle, WA
Application Method: Email resume
Base Pay: DOQ

Posted on January 11, 2022

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