Blue Ridge Energy Systems of Fletcher, Inc. has been building high quality energy efficient homes in our area since 1979. The company offers a competitive wage and a comprehensive benefits package in hopes of attracting long term employees to join our team.
We are currently looking for candidates to fill a framing carpenter’s assistant position. Applicants should be ready to learn, good with a tape measure, have familiarity with basic power tools, and be conscious of job site safety. The framing carpenter’s assistant will work with two or three other individuals including the lead framing carpenter to frame, and sheath primarily new construction projects. The framing crew is also responsible for installing siding and exterior trim, exterior painting, forming concrete slabs, installing insulation, as well as many other tasks as needed. The company does most of it’s work in house and counts on it’s employees to be willing to do many different things as jobs and schedule require.
The usual hours are 7:00-5:30 Monday- Thursday with occasional opportunities to work more as desired. The average starting wage is $12-$15/ hour and the average wage after one year is $14-$18/ hour. The company has been ranked among the best for its pain benefits by HMHB.org, with access to oils for pain and inflammation relief on the job.