Careers

Chaulk Woodworking Inc. is a well established Kitchen/Bathroom and Custom builds manufacturing company located in Minden Ontario. We are currently seeking suitable candidates for the following positions.
If you are interested in joining a dynamic team of staff members and are pursuing a full-time or part-time position with career advancement then we would like to hear from you.

We offer competitive wages, benefits, a great environment to work within and lets not forget great team of staff members and clients.

Please email your cover letter and resume via email to jill@chaulkwoodworking.com

Careers

by | Sep 11, 2018

Junior Designer – April 2021

 

JOB PURPOSE

Residential and Commercial designers must remain aware of the construction process and the feasibility of their designs as products.  To assist the senior designer/owner with facilitating new jobs and preparing them to go into production.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Working with a senior designer/owner to help with the design process. Gather market and customer information and provide feedback on buying trends.  Represent your organization at trade exhibitions, events and demonstrations.  Identify new markets and business opportunities.  Maintaining and developing relationships with existing customers in person and via telephone calls and emails. Responding to incoming email and phone enquiries.

Discussing designs with senior designer/owner for custom ordering or with manufacturers; generating sample designs using computer-aided design (CAD), card models, sketches or hard prototypes; using software packages such as AutoCAD, Mosaic and any related programs.  Selecting suitable materials, which might include wood, metal, plastic and textiles.  Preparing detailed final designs. Remain aware of the construction and manufacturing process and the feasibility to improve items already manufactured.

Liaising with craftsmen or production department staff – such as production managers, marketing staff and design engineers – about the process of construction or manufacture.  Evaluating issues such as pricing and fixing costs, fashion, purchasing, safety, materials and manufacturing methods and techniques.  Using various tools to complete projects from raw materials to finished furniture items.

Attending workshops, seminars and training on various types of manufacturing and furniture/cabinet design. Keeping informed about design trends and developments.  All above but not limited to.

SKILLS

Creative and practical ability; drawing skills and strong visual awareness.  Manual dexterity and good hand-eye coordination.  An understanding of computer-aided design (CAD) and other technological advances. Knowledge of industrial processes and techniques, safety issues and specialist fields or materials.  Communication skills and commercial focus.  Self-motivation, self-discipline and persistence, flexibility and adaptability.  The ability to work to deadlines. A desire to keep up to date with market trends and new ideas.  Business and marketing skills. 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

Entry with a degree through an apprenticeship, or straight from school as a trainee.  Kitchen design courses or Architectural design an asset. Courses with a mix of practical skills and creative design.  We are willing to train the right candidate.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to fingers, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms.  The employee frequently is required to talk or hear.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  To have the ability to work at a fast-paced environment and have the ability to work under pressure.

SALARY

Salaries range from $ 30K to $ 38K depending on years of experience. Willing to train the right Candidate with some experience.

 

 

Kitchen & Bathroom Cabinetry Installer – April 2021

 

Our industry has been resilient during these COVID-19 pandemic times and, in fact, we have maintained a steady flow of business throughout and have withstood these weathered times with the support of our staffing and customers more than ever.

We are a fast growing kitchen and bathroom manufacturing company located in the township of Minden. We design/build and specialize in high quality custom cabinetry and take pride in our workmanship and shop environment

We are seeking a self-motivated experienced cabinetry Installers; full-time/part-time/contract positions.  If you have a dynamic attitude, have good listening skills, able to problem solve and multitask, competent in communication with your coworkers and customers and are fully experienced in the tools of the trade, then we would love to hear from you.

We are a company who welcomes employees and contractors who have initiative, and we encourage them to learn new skills. Almost forgot, you must have a great sense of humor.

THE APPROPRIATE APPLICANT MUST BE CAPABLE OF:

  • Read and interpret blueprints/drawings, cut lists and specifications of articles to be made, or prepare
  • Set up and operate saws and other woodworking machines to cut, shape and form parts and components, operate power tools; Trim joints and fit parts and subassemblies together to form complete unit and reinforce joints; Repair or restyle wooden furniture, fixtures and related products; Sand wooden surfaces and apply veneer, stain or polish to finished products; sink/electrical outlet cutouts; laminate counter tops including scribing
  • Clean and Maintain Work Areas, Including Machinery and Tools
  • Apply trim such as baseboards, crown mouldings, etc, Installing hardware (slides, hinges, handles, etc)
  • Able to lift and carry up to 100 lbs
  • You must be able to work independently and efficiently with focus and time management
  • Effective, pleasant communication skills as you will have direct contact with our business clientele
  • You must have an experience in cabinetry installation
  • Valid drivers license with clean driving abstract)
  • Minimum 1 year experience is required

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ready to join the team? Contact Us today

Please send cover letter and resume to jill@chaulkwoodworking.com