Journey Level Carpenter - Residential Remodeling

Journey Level Carpenter

Are you a Journey Level Carpenter with great attention to detail? Are you looking for a company that is dedicated to building high-quality spaces for Oregonians? Do you take pride in your work, while still looking for new skills to learn? Of so, you might be the Carpenter we are looking for in our Portland operations!

What does it take to be a Neil Kelly Carpenter?

  • Carpentry Skills with: Cabinets, Windows, Doors, Moldings, Exterior trim, Interior finish work
  • Experience with Kitchen and Bathroom remodeling, and other Residential Remodeling
  • Customer service and client interaction skills
  • Ability to work as a member of a team
  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints and detailed specifications
  • Ability to work in a clean/tidy manner
  • The right tools to do the job
  • Pickup truck with canopy, or utility type van
  • Able to pass required pre-employment screenings including criminal background, MVR, and drug screenings
  • Able to perform physical exertion including: carrying, climbing, crawling, stooping, squatting, pushing, pulling, hauling, and lifting as much as 100 pounds
  • Maintain company and OSHA safety requirements
  • Obtain/maintain current First Aid/CPR certification
  • All Neil Kelly carpenters (in Oregon) must be active members of the NW Carpenters Union, or join upon hire

Benefits, Perks and Compensation

  • Residential Carpenter Union Wages
  • Residential Carpenter Union Benefits (Neil Kelly pays fringe benefits: FULL healthcare coverage for you and your family, and pension contribution!)
  • Union Vacation/Time-off savings and distribution plans. Access YOUR vacation money via a debit card.
  • Tool rent back reimbursement – earn up to $187 month, based on the tools you own. We pay 50% of the cost if you replace any of YOUR approved tools and/or need repairs.
  • Carpenter Incentives - earn extra $$$ on jobs that wrap up with great margins!
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Cellphone reimbursement of $55/month
  • Work/life balance. Work a regular work week, and have weekends free!
  • Career Development Opportunities
  • Opportunity to participate in our Vehicle Wrap Compensation program after 6 months of service (earn $300 or more a month if you qualify)

Neil Kelly Company

Neil Kelly Company is a nationally recognized residential design-build remodeling firm with multiple design centers serving clients throughout Oregon and Washington, and over 70 years of success in the industry. Our vision puts heartfelt caring at its core—we care about our people, our clients and our planet. We are a Certified B Corporation and have been ranked among the 100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon. Neil Kelly is renowned for sustainable building and business practices. Our sound fiscal foundation enables us to do important work for both our clients and our communities.

Though we’re best known for award-winning home remodeling, Neil Kelly offers a comprehensive range of services for Northwest homeowners. Our projects include whole house remodels, additions, kitchens, baths and residential retrofits related to increase energy efficiency, and more. We provide clients with the experience and capability to enhance the functionality, beauty and value of their homes. As one of the largest remodeling companies in the U.S., a second-generation family owned company with more than 35,000 completed jobs, Neil Kelly Company stands on a solid reputation of success.

Our employees take pride in working for a company built on a strong reputation of award-winning designs, unparalleled craftsmanship and high-quality client service. Our employees share a passion for residential design, commitment to quality, dedication to communication and collaboration, and an inspirational combination of teamwork and entrepreneurial spirit.

If you would like to be a part of this growing and thriving organization, please apply at

Neil Kelly is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. Because of our commitment to ensuring the utmost safety and security for our clients and employees, we are a drug free workplace. Final candidates will be submitted for a background, reference check, and drug screen.

Neil Kelly Co
Salary Range
$44,000.00 - 61,000.00
per Year
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Portland, OR 97217, US
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