Minimum 10 years’ experience in commercial finish carpentry, rough carpentry, wood or metal, acoustical ceilings, drywall, flooring, doors & windows renovation, remodel, repair & maintenance projects.

Position: Carpenter

Why work here? Exciting projects, excellent pay, with a fun, fast, balanced work environment, and a winning team. Structured bonuses, continuing education & training

Location: HQ in Frederick, Maryland- majority of work within the DC Metro / VA / MD

Status: seeking multiple, full-time positions for candidates ready to work with their tools. minimum 10 years’ experience in commercial finish carpentry, rough carpentry, wood or metal, acoustical ceilings, drywall, flooring, doors & windows renovation, remodel, repair & maintenance projects.

About You: you will be top notch craftsmen, regarded with value and dignity as core component of our business. You will need to bring hard work, skills and leadership to foster teamwork and promote the interests of Contour Construction. Your role will encompass a variety of responsibilities to be completed on time and efficiently.

Expectations | Responsibilities | Duties

  • Professionalism – take full ownership and buy in of assigned projects from start to finish and through warranty with consummate accountability for all aspects of the projects. Superintendents display poise and determination to succeed regardless of obstacles or stresses that will arise
  • Attitude – always remain focused on solutions, never excuses. Display a positive, “can do” attitude and always lead by example in doing “whatever it takes,” to get the job done on time, on budget and exceeding expectations
  • Appearance – present pride in appearance. This consists of Contour branded shirt or gear, khaki pants or blue jeans without holes, work boots, personal protective equipment (PPE) required while also maintaining good personal hygiene
  • People Skills – you work well with others. You are comfortable both giving and receiving direction and criticism
  • Quality – relentless pursuit of the best. You know how to build with a demonstrated ability and how things are supposed to fit together. General working knowledge and ability to read plans specifications and finite details in the building construction realm. You manage and fully own your scope of work. Projects are to be completed to the highest level specified or better with no exceptions
  • Scheduling – you are a self-motivator that get things done quickly and is confident to move on to the next task with little oversite
  • Cost Control – you are able to do takeoffs for your own material and are able to figure waste and optimize sizes to reduce waste and rework
  • Safety – always work in a safe and clean work environment always. Strict adherences to all OSHA guidelines in protection of workers and the public above all else. Zero accidents and/or claims


  • 10 years minimum construction experience working with tools
  • Must have your own hand tools (large & specialty equipment by employer)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication needed
  • Ability to assess and prioritize multiple tasks, projects, and demands
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Trustworthy, self-motivated, passionate, and dedicated to high-quality work
  • Must be able to pass a background check and drug screenings for security clearance
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully manage cost, schedule, quality, and safety on construction sites
  • Current Driver’s License, clean driving record and reliable personal mode of transportation
  • Must be able & willing to lift to 50 lbs.


    Competitive wage

  • Fast growing team with upward advancement opportunities in management
  • Company match Simple IRA retirement plan
  • Structured bonus system based on project performance & holiday bonus
  • Commission for new work procured / referral and subsequent projects from source
  • PTO – holidays, vacation & wellness
  • Health Insurance with HSA
  • Company vehicle or allowance, smart phone, laptop & tools
  • Per diem, travel expense & hotel for ‘out of state work’
  • Monthly tool allowance
  • Education & training
  • Quarterly team building events & fun work environment

Contour Construction is an EOE and would like to thank all applicants, however only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.

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