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.

 


Labourers/Carpenter Apprentices

Position Type: Full time
Compensation: $18 per hour + Benefits.

Build your career and work on award-winning projects!

Kerr Construction is an award-winning company with the purpose “To build and renovate homes that enhance people’s lives.”

We are an innovative and growing company that delivers quality and service to be proud of, as well as provides great career paths and opportunities for our employees.

We are currently looking for a couple of Labourers/Carpenter Apprentices who want to grow with us. This is an opportunity for someone who wants a full-time position in the construction business where he/she can learn it from the bottom up.

We want people who have started or would like to start an apprenticeship and want to learn how to be a professional in the business. We are looking for people who want to be in the industry long-term and are dedicated to being the best at what they do. This is an opportunity for individuals seeking full-time employment where they can take pride in what they do while working with like-minded people.

Skills and Requirements:

  • The ability and desire to work hard
  • The desire to learn our standards and get trained as a professional in the business.
  • Own a vehicle or have a way to get to various work sites
  • Have some basic personal hand tools or the willingness to get them
  • Willingness to always be better and learn more

We deliver high-quality workmanship and pride ourselves on giving excellent customer service. We know that the quality of our product is only as good as the people who do the work, so if you want to work somewhere where quality workmanship is encouraged, appreciated and rewarded, please apply.

Application: Send your resume and cover letter and let us know why would like to be part of our award-winning team, and how you could contribute to the company growth.

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Carpenters

Position Type: Full-time
Compensation: TBD based on skills and experience + benefits.

Kerr Construction is an award-winning company with the purpose “To build and renovate homes that enhance people’s lives.

We are an innovative and growing company that delivers quality and service to be proud of, as well as provides great career paths and opportunities for our employees.

We are currently in need of 3rd and 4th-year Carpenters with high standards, who take pride in their workmanship, and are continually looking to enhance their skills. We offer the opportunity for apprentice sponsorship towards attaining a Red Seal.

We want people who want to be in the industry long term and are dedicated to being the best at what they do. This is an opportunity for individuals seeking full-time employment where they can take pride in what they do, and work with like-minded people.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Hold a Red Seal Certification, or are willing to pursue it, or with deep experience.
  • Ability and desire to do great work and give exceptional customer service
  • The desire to learn our standards and be trained as an industry professional
  • Have the required tools and a vehicle to get to various job sites located in and around Vancouver
  • Experience in residential construction
  • Teamwork skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines
  • Good communication skills

We deliver high-quality workmanship and pride ourselves on giving excellent customer service. We know that the quality of our product is only as good as the people who do the work, so if you want to work somewhere where quality workmanship is encouraged, appreciated and rewarded, please apply.

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Site Supervisors

Position Type: Full time
Compensation: TBD based on skills and experiences + benefits and production bonuses.

Description of Duties:

  • Leading construction team to complete high-quality projects on schedule
  • This is an on the tools working management position, where you are on tools a significant amount on smaller projects and less so larger ones
  • Actively work on training of all employees on your team
  • Approving bills of suppliers and sub-trades and keeping projects on budgets
  • Working with clients throughout the project to ensure excellent customer experience.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Track record of successfully managing construction projects.
  • Must have vehicle and tools and know how to use them
  • Must be willing and able to learn new ways to do things
  • Must be able to show successfully completed residential projects where you were either the lead carpenter or site supervisor.
  • Need to have Read Seal Carpentry Ticket or equivalent experience. Other trade skills are also a benefit.

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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

Fixing water damage at my house and doing some renovations. Great work - would recommend Kerr Construction came out and fixed a water leak I...

S.W., Richmond

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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

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House Renovation. Good comprehensive work on project from initial discussion of concepts to architectural design to execution to lockup. Work was well done and has...

M, Vancouver

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It is a pleasure to recommend Kerr Construction whom we have known through a major renovation contract last year. We are quite impressed with his...

I & M, Vancouver

We would like to thank you for renovating the bathroom of our 60 year old house. The work was essentially completed within three weeks as...

B & E, Vancouver

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

As the owner of a forty-unit apartment building located at 230 Ash Street in New Westminster, we have recently replaced the entire building envelope. In...

G.B., Vancouver

This letter will confirm that Kerr Construction has done many jobs for the Justice Institute and we have found his work to be of first...

P.W., Vancouver

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

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Renovation of decks. The work was performed on time. I was always kept informed of their progress. The quality of the work was very good...

Neil, Kitsilano

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HOW WE WORK

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On Budget and On Schedule

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