Cabinet Installer - Construction Job in Alexandria, VA

Location: Alexandria, VA

Industry: Construction

Job Type: Temp

Posted: 02/06/2020

Job Ref Code: 20-1-8839

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Your Job

Want to learn a trade that can lead to a long-term career in the construction or home building industry? Do you like using tools and working with your hands to install or disassemble things? Do you know your way around a kitchen, bathroom or home? Well if this sounds good, then a job as a cabinet installer might be a great opportunity for you!

Your Day


Cabinet Installers and related jobs may require the following:

  • Measuring, cutting, and shaping wood, plastic, — and other materials.
  • Installing kitchen cabinets in new homebuilding or remodeling jobs.
  • Loading job materials into installation trucks and securing loads.
  • On-site fabrication (with silicone) and job leveling (shimming).
  • Protecting flooring, cabinet and customer appliances (laying down drop cloths, etc.).
  • Assisting with sink mounts.
  • Driving installation trucks as required.
  • Re-stocking of truck (silicone, shims, and consumables).
  • Reviewing and understanding all information listed on job order paperwork before beginning a project.
  • Carefully assessing, cleaning, and inspecting work area for possible damage before leaving job site.
  • Updating team regarding job status and any possible issues arising before, during, and after installation.
  • Maintaining and safeguarding installation tools.
  • Ensuring company vehicles are maintained, cleaned, and refueled.
  • Adhering to all safety procedures and practices including drug-free workplace policy.
  • Building relationships with homeowners, trade partners, and vendors.
  • Obtaining required technical knowledge to use various tools or computerized machines.
  • Completing on-the-job training programs; working with a mentor and learning basic job and safety principles.
  • Carrying or lifting heavy objects and to squat, kneel down, bend, or crawl in awkward positions.

You will need to have the following:
  • Have physical strength, hand-eye coordination, endurance, depth perception and the ability to concentrate on job responsibilities.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills (English), and ability to listen carefully to and follow instructions.
  • Basic math skills and accuracy in reading/understanding measurements.
  • A positive attitude with strong customer service skills.
  • Ability to work in fast paced environments.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Good organizational and time management skills to ensure timely and thorough job completion.
  • Previous cabinet installing experience is a strong advantage, but no experience is required.
  • Experience in construction is a bonus.
  • Plumbing experience would be a plus.
  • Cabin Vision Engineer Software experience highly desirable but not required.
  • Dependable transportation, a valid driver's license, and no physical limitations to perform the tasks required.
  • High School diploma or equivalent.

Your Gain


What you may gain while on the job:

  • Staying active — This job will keep you busy and constantly moving throughout the day.
  • Communication skills — provide information and coordinating with supervisors, co-workers, and external partners to carry out job logistics and daily responsibilities.
  • Learning opportunity — gaining in-depth industry knowledge and a variety of carpentry and construction skills.
  • Teaching & mentoring skills — helping train and prepare new employees for the job.
  • Rewarding career — steady work and opportunities for advancement to supervisory, management, or sales roles.

Your Experience

Less than 1 Year

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8121 Richmond Highway, Suite A

Alexandria, VA

703-660-9555703-660-9555

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