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November 30, 2017

Finish Foreman, Shilshole Development, posted 11/29

Contact: Nate Hickey,

Job Summary

The Finish Foreman is a new and vitally important role within our growing company. Our pipeline of high-end commercial and residential projects requires skilled finish carpentry work as well as jack-of-all-trades skills on interior and exterior finishes. This new role will report to the Site Superintendent(s) for each project, but will also lead and train others below them.

Job Description/Requirements:

  • Foreman with strong and proven level of workmanship and leadership experience in finish carpentry required
  • Detail-oriented, responsible, trustworthy, punctual, dedicated and hardworking team player
  • Self-motivated with positive attitude and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multi-task, earn new skills, problem solve, follow protocols, take initiative and lead by example
  • Personal tools including: nail bags, hand tools, saws, hammers, etc.
  • Strong computer (including smartphones/tablets) skills, including knowledge of MS Office
  • Green/Sustainable building experience a plus

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Regular interaction with clients and requiring a high standard of professionalism
  • Responsible for maintaining a safe and compliant job site
  • Track budgets and project schedule with regular reporting to management and clients

Qualifications and Skills

  • Valid driver’s license with a good driving record AND reliable transportation for self and tools
  • Education: High school or equivalent
  • Experience: Lead Carpenter (5) years; Foreman (2) years


  • Benefits include: Medical Insurance, paid vacation/sick days and paid holidays.
  • We are an Equal Opportunity Employer
  • Please send Cover Letter and Resume (including references).

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Please send Cover Letter and Resume (including references).

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • finish carpentry: 5 years
  • foreman: 2 years

Required language:

  • English