Also called: Carpenter, Lead Carpenter, Assembler, Finish Carpenter
In the Air Force: Structural Apprentice; Structural Helper; Structural Journeyman
In the Army: Carpentry and Masonry Specialist
In the Marine Corps: Basic Engineer, Construction, and Equipment Marine; Combat Engineer
In the Navy: Builder; Builder Basic
- Study specifications in blueprints, sketches, or building plans to prepare project layout and determine dimensions and materials required.
- Shape or cut materials to specified measurements, using hand tools, machines, or power saws.
- Follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean environment.
Engineering and Technology
Math and Science
Manufactured or Agricultural Goods
Hand and Finger Use
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Project management software
Word processing software
New job opportunities are very likely in the future.
per year, on average
This work is part of the green economy.