Finish Carpenter, Deficiencies – Waterloo, ON

Are you ready for change, challenge, and opportunity? Whether you’re looking to launch your career or grow an existing one, Riverside Millwork Group is the type of company that supports its employees no matter where they are in life or their career.

Riverside Millwork Group is a forward-thinking group of companies built upon a solid foundation of values that we continue to live by today. Since 2005 Riverside has been supplying homeowners and builders with the finished products that make a house a home. Our suite of millwork products include interior and exterior wood doors, interior mouldings, door hardware, closet organizers, custom millwork solutions, and millwork installations.

As one of Canada’s fastest growing companies, we are looking to give the right individual an opportunity to excel within our organization. We are seeking a dependable and customer service focused Finish Carpenter, Deficiencies to join our team in Waterloo, ON and contribute to the success of our organization.

As the successful candidate, you will possess a high degree of stress tolerance, thrive in a fast-paced environment, and enjoy variety in your daily work routine. Reporting to the Project Manager, the Finish Carpenter, Deficiencies will interact daily with clients, builders, and homeowners. The Finish Carpenter, Deficiencies will repair damaged finish carpentry and custom millwork when required with new products/material. The position performs work in a safe manner and with a high degree of attention to detail.


  • Installation of doors, trim and hardware, custom millwork.
  • Fabricate and install molding and trim at jobsites using hand tools and power tools.
  • Measure and cut wooden molding and trim to specified size using tools.
  • Read blueprints to determine location for installation.
  • Fasten molding and trim to interior surfaces.
  • Maintain and clean equipment and work area.
  • Attend occupied homes for warranty service repairs maintaining high customer service levels.
  • Troubleshoot and problem solve repairs in a timely manner.
  • Communicate with homeowners in a professional manner and ensure they are satisfied with the final product.
  • Report & document incomplete or poor-quality workmanship by staff and subcontractors with use of photos & written and/or verbal description to Project Manager.
  • Complete daily service log with completed work.
  • Report to the Project Manager daily with updates on schedules.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Work Environment: Residential homes; Construction sites.

Tools: Power/hand tools, Carpentry tools, Measuring tape.



  • High School Diploma is required.
  • Completion of a 3-to-4-year apprenticeship program is preferred.


  • 5+ years skilled finish trim carpenter experience.
  • Customer service experience.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Attributes:

  • Knowledge and building and construction material, methods, and tools. · Knowledge of principles and processes for providing exceptional customer service, meeting quality standards for service and evaluating customer satisfaction.
  • Knowledge of arithmetic and other mathematical applications.
  • Knowledge of safe work practices including the Occupational Health & Safety Act.
  • High degree of stress tolerance – the ability to deal calmly and effectively with high-stress situations.
  • Dependability – reliable, responsible, and fulfills obligations.
  • Ability to read.
  • Attention to detail.
  • High level of personal integrity.
  • High degree of achievement and effort.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Adaptability/flexibility.
  • Ability to think critically.
  • Willingness to take initiative.
  • Complex problem solving and problem sensitivity.
  • Ability to manage time efficiently.
  • Coordination skills.
  • Ability to creatively correct deficiencies.
  • Strong communication skills – written and oral.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.


  • Excellent compensation, wage commensurate with experience.
  • Paid vacation.
  • Comprehensive group health coverage for you and your family.
  • RRSP with company matching.
  • Company events.
  • Career development and growth opportunities.

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Riverside Millwork Group will provide individual accommodation where needed, keeping in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Should you require accommodation during the recruitment process, please contact us to make your needs known.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Riverside Millwork Group is an equal opportunity employer. It is our policy to recruit and select applicants for employment solely on the basis of their qualifications with an emphasis on selecting the best-qualified person for the job.


Candidates will be assessed through careful consideration of: 1) their performance during application interviews; 2) their performance on any behavioural assessments and/or cognitive assessments.

Successful external candidates will be subject to criminal record and reference checks as a condition of the employment offer prior to the commencement of employment.


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