Groom HQ – Salem, MA

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Corporate Office – Naples, FL

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Retail Traveling Carpenter


Groom Construction, a well-respected and growing General Contractor located Salem, MA, is seeking retail carpenters around the country that have experience working on big-box retail projects.

We’re currently looking for highly motivated, self-sufficient individuals that are extremely productive and drive to produce the highest quality results in a fast-paced, demanding atmosphere. Candidates must have both rough and finished carpentry skills and other light construction experience. Travel is required with accommodations provided. All team members are required to have tools and to maintain a valid driver’s license.

Drywall finishing, tile installation, and painting trade skills are a plus. Experience with store remodels, store setup crews, big-box retail experience, and/or new store openings is highly desired.

  • Qualifications: Practical knowledge and use of hand and power tools.
    Must provide personal tools, i.e., tape measure, box blade, screwdriver, drills, saws, etc (full tool list will be provided)
  • Must have reliable transportation, valid driver’s license and be willing to drive up to 750 miles.
  • Ability to climb ladders.
  • Must be capable of working overnight shifts
  • Ability/Willing to travel throughout the US when needed
  • Ability to perform daily essential physical functions of lifting up to 80 pounds.
  • Professional appearance.
  • Must be able to conduct yourself in a professional manner
  • Must be able to interact with the general public
  • Must be able to complete general paperwork
  • Retail (or even residential) remodel experience
  • Wallpaper
  • Painting
  • Framing/drywall
  • Flooring (VCT, VLT, carpet)
  • Electrical disconnects
  • Display/Fixture Assembly
  • Taping and mudding skills are preferred to a level 4 finish.
  • Ability to navigate and make changes to an Excel document is a plus.
  • Ability to navigate and make changes to a Word document is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Suite is a plus.
  • Ability to read blueprints is a plus.
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Groom Construction is an equal opportunity employer. Groom Construction does not discriminate in employment on account of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, status, ancestry, age, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation, and pregnancy), marital status, physical or mental disability, military status or unfavorable discharge from military service. I understand that neither the completion of this application nor any other part of my consideration for employment establishes any obligation for Groom Construction to hire me. If I am hired, I understand that either Groom Construction or I can terminate my employment at any time and for any reason, with or without cause and without prior notice. I understand that no representative of Groom Construction has the authority to make any assurance to the contrary. I attest with my signature below that I have given to Groom Construction true and complete information on this application. No requested information has been concealed. I authorize Groom Construction to contact references provided for employment reference checks. If any information I have provided is untrue, or if I have concealed material information, I understand that this will constitute cause for the denial of employment or immediate dismissal.
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