Job Title:

Labourer / Carpenter




Calgary, AB

Expected Start: ASAP

Positions Available: 1+

Hours: Full time, 40h/wk

Reports to: Site Supervisor

Wage and Benefits:

  • Permanent, year round work, full time
  • Wages are dependent upon experience ($18-$24)
  • Health/dental benefits after 3-month probationary term is met
  • Training and Development

Company Description

Xemex Contracting Inc. is a well-established commercial contractor specializing in exterior & interior renovations. We have built long lasting relationships with our clients and we continue to expand by adding new products like our AL13 cladding division.  We pride ourselves on our commitment to safety and continued involvement in the COR program through ACSA. We are continually growing our business and seek dynamic individuals to join our team. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Carpentry, including:
    • installation of wood and metal doors and frames
    • installation of cabinetry and other millwork
  • Framing
  • Drywall and T-bar installation
  • Taping/mudding
  • Painting
  • Caulking
  • Set up, move or dismantle scaffolding, aerial work platforms and swing stages
  • Load and unload construction materials and move materials to work areas
  • Follow direction and get required job done
  • Remove rubble and other debris at work site
  • Other various duties may be required
  • Must be available a combination of days/evenings/weekends

The Candidate:

This is an entry-level opportunity in a fast paced environment.  You will be motivated, follow direction well and able to work as a team to completion of a task.  We will consider experience, training and suitability in our review of each individual.


  • Experience in commercial construction
  • Safely operate a variety of hand and power tools
  • Physically able to lift heavy loads
  • Pays attention to detail
  • Ability to work and communicate with others
  • Maintain a healthy, safe and productive work environment
  • Driver’s License & reliable transportation (public transit is not an option)
  • Safety gear (PPE), own tools an asset
  • Be available to work the occasional evening or weekend

Preference will be given to those applicants who have the following, current certifications:

  • First Aid Training
  • Fall Arrest Training
  • Elevated / Aerial Work Platform Training


Submit your resume in confidence to: Human Resources

Email: or Fax: 403 217-2466

Please include in the body of your email or on the fax cover sheet the following:

1.  Certificates held and expiry dates?
2.  Do you have a valid DL and transportation?
3.  Do you have your own tools?
4.  Available start date?
5.  Wage expectation?


Only resumes submitted by candidates located in the Calgary area will be considered.

Only those considered for an interview will be contacted. 

We do NOT offer carpentry apprenticeship opportunities.

Posted 2018-04-19

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