Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

Kerr Construction is an award winning residential renovation and new custom home building company that has been designing and building beautiful projects in the Vancouver Area for 27 years.

Are you motivated, passionate and goal-oriented? Do you thrive under pressure and take pride in your work? Are you looking to build a successful career and grow within the Design & Construction industry? Kerr Construction is always looking to add all-stars to our team. We believe strongly in the continual betterment of our employees and love to promote from within. As an ITA training program certified company, we employ a number of apprentice carpenters looking to develop their carpentry skills. We offer medical & dental benefits after 6 months and compensation for vehicle advertising.

Skilled Carpenter

Looking for 3rd & 4th year equivalent experience or greater in both renovation and new construction. We are looking to add “A Few Good Men” to our team to act as lead hands for our Project Supervisors. You should have experience and be comfortable with all types of carpentry including but not limited to formwork, framing and finishing. It would be expected that you be able to complete tasks assigned without constant supervision and be able to help manage the site, crew and sub trades in the absence of the Project Supervisor. You should have an excellent work ethic, solid communication skills, a complete array of tools, a reliable vehicle and be able to represent the company in positive fashion at all times. This position is ideally suited to someone that has aspirations to grow into a Project Supervisor role, and there is opportunity for apprentice sponsorship towards attaining a Red Seal. Please send in a cover letter and resume with references.

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Site Supervisors

The successful candidate will have many years of experience in residential renovations and new custom home construction in BC. As well as a thorough knowledge of construction and BC Building codes, you will also possess strong interpersonal skills and the ability to lead others and thrive in a team environment. You must be able to work within budgets and schedules, and have strong administration skills and comfort with basic computer skills. As Project Supervisor, you will be responsible for but not limited to: being responsible for executing the written scope of the contract, while maintaining tight control of the budget and schedule. You will represent the company with integrity and honesty at all times and be the first and primary point of contact with the client as well as the sub-trades. You will be supported in all aspects of the project by the Production Manager, our design team and the sales department. You will be responsible for site safety of any crew and sub trades as per Worksafe BC job site regulations. You will be inspecting quality of work by others on your team and that of the sub trades working under your direction, frequently and regularly to ensure only the best practices are followed and we are leaving behind a product we can stand behind with our 2/5/10 warranty and the homeowner can be proud of for years to come. A laptop, cellphone, large array of tools and reliable vehicle are required.

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If you think you would be a valuable asset to our team, please fill out the form and attach your resume and cover letter.

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WHAT THEY SAY

Some Testimonials from Our Past Clients

Kerr was very reliable and on time. They kept the worksite clean at the end of each day. Kerr was very knowledgeable, courteous, thoughtful and...

K.G., Vancouver

GuildQuality Review

My wife and I recently hired Kerr Construction to complete a reno of our living and dining room on our family home in North Vancouver....

D & J, North Vancouver

Homestars and Yelp Review

Kerr Construction did repairs at the back of my house replacing some rotting cedar boards. They also built a shed addition giving me extra outdoor...

Havlock, Vancouver

HomeStars Review

Good Job overall! The job was for a reno of the bathroom. The job was done overall very well … the contractor was friendly and...

Aatma, Coquitlam

HomeStars Review

I would like to compliment you on getting the painting and alterations done on time and on schedule. As you know, we use this building...

B.M., Vancouver

All the support posts for our carport were rotten and needed to be replaced. The estimator from Kerr came over and reviewed the project. We...

Neil, Vancouver

HomeStars Review

This is the best team I have ever worked with. I am most satisfied with Kerr’s prompt response and unflappable approach when there were problems,...

Vancouver, BC

GuildQuality Review

Kitchen Renovation. All trades were wonderful, cleaned up every day, on time, pleasant to have around, and the finished product was totally up to our...

AGS, Westside

HomeStars Review

I loved the design. I found Nisha very easy to work with and she made recommendations that we liked and listened to my choices. Grant...

Vancouver, BC

GuildQuality Review

Our strata complex hired Kerr Construction to replace skylights in our complex in June of this year (2013). Widely varying quotes from bidding contractors led...

Strata Council, Vancouver

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HOW WE WORK

Our Projects Run Smoothly,
On Budget and On Schedule

We know that keeping projects on budget and on
schedule makes a successful home renovation or
new building construction

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HOW WE WORK

Detailed Planning,
Skilled Workmanship

At Kerr we think through all the little details
and how things will function, like which way doors
will swing on the cabinets or the fridge

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HOW WE WORK

The Homeowner is
Part of the Process

This puts the homeowner in control
and is the best way to make sure they
are getting the most value out of their project

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