Open Positions


Experienced Carpenter/Full-Time

We are seeking an experienced and skilled Carpenter to join our team.

Heirloom Builders LLC, located in Gloucester, MA, is a reputable residential construction company specializing in high-quality craftsmanship. We are seeking a dedicated individual to join our team.

As a Carpenter, you will be responsible for constructing, repairing, and maintaining wooden structures, cabinetry, furniture, and fixtures. Your main goal will be to deliver high-quality and detailed craftsmanship in a timely manner while adhering to safety regulations and project specifications.

Key Qualifications:

  • Leadership: We are looking for someone who can take charge of and guide a team of skilled craftsmen to ensure project success and efficient workflow.
  • Independence: The ideal candidate should be self-motivated and able to work independently, managing their own tasks and responsibilities effectively.
  • Planning: Attention to detail and excellent organizational skills are crucial for executing carpentry projects efficiently and accurately.
  • Tools: Proficiency in working with a wide range of carpentry tools is essential. We expect a carpenter to have a solid understanding of best practices and the ability to safely operate various tools and equipment.
  • Safety: Safety is a top priority. We require a carpenter who is committed to maintaining a safe working environment for themselves and their team members.


  • Perform various carpentry tasks such as framing, finishing, installing fixtures (doors, windows, staircases) and cabinetry with a commitment to quality. Measure, cut, shape and assemble wood and other materials according to project needs. Repair and replace damaged or worn-out wooden structures and components.
  • Collaborate with other team members, such as architects, engineers, and other construction professionals, to ensure timely and successful project completion
  • Read and interpret blueprints, drawings, and specifications to understand project requirements
  • Safely operate and maintain various carpentry tools and equipment while adhering to safety protocols, guidelines and regulations to maintain a safe working environment and minimize accidents or injury
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area, ensuring tools and equipment are properly maintained and stored.
  • Desire to continuously improve skills and stay up to date with new techniques and materials in the carpentry field
  • Lead and supervise a team of carpenters, providing guidance and support as needed.


  • Proven experience of at least 5 years as a Carpenter or similar role with a strong portfolio of completed projects
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and technical drawings
  • Strong knowledge and proficiency of carpentry techniques, tools and equipment
  • Excellent mathematical skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment and to provide guidance and leadership when needed
  • Physical stamina and the ability to lift heavy materials
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making abilities with time management skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • High school diploma or equivalent; vocational or technical training is a plus
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Safety certifications and knowledge of OSHA guidelines are a plus.

If you are a skilled Carpenter with a passion for creating high-quality structures and possess excellent craftsmanship, we would love to hear from you. Join our team and contribute to the successful completion of various construction projects.

At Heirloom Builders, we believe in fostering a positive and collaborative work environment. We offer competitive wages and opportunities for growth within our organization.

Please submit your resume, portfolio, and references to with the subject line “Carpenter Application”

We look forward to hearing from you!