Company: Wood
Skills: Mechanical Technician
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Hobbs, New Mexico, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Carpenter Journeyman for a project in Hobbs, NM.

Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required.

  • Builds wooded structures, such as stairs, concrete forms, scaffolds, tunnel and sewer supports, and temporary frame shelters, according to blueprints, or oral instructions, and lays out and installs partitions and cabinet work
  • Examines blueprints, sketches or building plans for to determine material required and dimensions of structure or fixture to be fabricated
  • Selects, loads, and hauls job material to work site
  • Prepares layout of form or fixture to be fabricated using lines or grades
  • Measures boards, timbers, or plywood using square, measuring tape and ruler and marks cutting lines on materials using pencil and scriber
  • Shapes materials to required sizes using saws, chisels, and planes
  • Verifies accuracy of structure with transit, plumb bob, square and level
  • Uses carpentry hand tools such as hammers, levels, squares, screw drivers, adjustable, wrenches, hand and power saws, drill motors and pry bar
  • Nails cleats (braces) across boards to construct concrete-supporting forms
  • Braces forms in place with timbers, tie rods, and anchor bolts for use in building concrete piers, footings, and walls
  • Erects frame work for structures and lays sub-flooring
  • Cuts and assembles timbers to build trestles and cofferdams
  • Erects scaffolding for buildings and other structures and installs ladders, handrails, walkways, platforms, and gangways
  • Constructs forms, chutes, and aligns form panels for pouring concrete and grout
  • Fits and installs pre-fabricated window frames, doors, weather stripping interior and exterior trim and finished hardware
  • Fits and nails sheathing on outer walls and roofs of buildings
  • Sets and braces anchor bolts
  • Performs minor maintenance or cleaning activities with tools and equipment
  • Ability to tie rebar
  • Operation of electric and pneumatic tools
  • May rig materials

Skills / Qualifications

  • Previous experience in the field
  • Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures
  • Work within precise standards of accuracy
  • Rate information using standards which can be measured or checked
  • Compare and see differences in the size, shape and form of lines, figures and objects
  • Observe flat drawings or diagrams and understand how they would look as solid objects
  • Apply basic mathematical skills
  • Follow oral and written directions
  • Work at heights without fear


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


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