Newport News

Job Title:               Carpenter Helper

Department:         Production

Reports To:           Project Manager



To assist with carpentry work required prior to sandblasting operations by making wooden plugs, blanks and environmental wooden containment sheds.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.  Other duties may be assigned.


Assist with Making sketches showing construction details for the job.


Assist with Setting up and operating wood working tools to cut, form and finish materials for the job.


Assist with Erects or dismantles structures, repairs or refinishes walls or structures.


Assist with Lubricating and maintaining carpenter shop equipment.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or ability required.


High school or equivalent, No experience needed but will to learn.


Individuals must have a good command of the English language both orally and written.


General math skills and ability to read and understand measurements.


Must be to follow directions and work safely.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear.  The employee frequently is required to stand and sit.  The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must regularly lift and move up to 50lbs.


Shipyard environment involving working in cramped quarters, high places, and hazardous conditions loud noises, wearing specialized protective equipment.

Company Information

Tidewater Staffing Offers:

  • Weekly Pay
  • Full-Time Employment
  • Insurance Benefits
  • Referral Bonus Program
  • Temp-to-Hire Job Opportunities
  • Free Training Programs
  • Direct Deposit | Money Network Cards
Tidewater Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer*

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