POSTED: May 23, 2022

Experienced Carpenter

JSM is a vastly growing real estate leasing, development and investment firm hiring for a full-time Carpenter II located in Champaign, IL. This opening offers a rare opportunity to join a growing organization and a department focused on personal and career development. We take great pride in the customer’s experience, which is often significantly enhanced by the responsive output of our great Carpentry team.

What you’ll do…

Under direct supervision of the Project Manager, the Carpenter II assists with the completion of all commercial and residential carpentry operations. The Carpenter II works directly with the Project Manager in setting and meeting strategic goals for the department. The essential functions are outlined below:

  • Assist in training and oversight of carpentry teams or crews targeting a specific goal or completion of designated projects
  • Oversee the carpentry or construction tasks for small or large projects as assigned by the Carpentry Supervisor
  • Complete daily work orders with precision and in a timely manner. Includes completing carpentry related surface repairs.
  • Assists with the management of material inventory for specific projects
  • Assists with the preparation of all locations and materials for carpentry or construction functions
  • Operate, maintain, and clean various power and manual carpentry equipment and tools aiding in the completion of carpentry tasks
  • Communicate effectively with other departments in order to complete tasks in an efficient and organized manner
  • Maintain cleanliness and maintenance of JSM vehicles in order to pass routine cleanliness checks
  • Maintain electronic records by documenting project related time, labor, and materials.
  • Knowledgeable of electrical, plumbing, and mechanical trades

What you’ll bring…

A high school diploma or equivalent, minimum of 5 years of relevant experience, must have working knowledge of electrical, mechanical and plumbing trades, excellent skills in written and verbal communication, professionalism as it relates to attitude, appearance, attire, and language, able to work independently, well organized, self-motivated, attentive to detail, and able to work under pressure in a multi-task environment, proficient in Microsoft office, and a valid driver’s license.

Our Carpenter II must demonstrate extensive knowledge of carpentry functions and be comfortable leading and training team members. Ideal candidates are equipped with working knowledge of all building trades. Sky Trak/Lull certified candidates are preferred.

The Carpenter II position requires periodic on-call availability after hours and is required to work during elevated times for the department.

Perks and Benefits…

Hourly wage will be based on prior experience and will include full benefits (paid vacation and holidays, 401(k), health/dental/life/vision insurance, etc.). For more information and to apply, go to or stop by our office located at 505 S Fifth St, Champaign, IL.

JSM is an EEO employer.