Lead Carpenter

Why JDB?

Jackson Design Build's culture and core values are a guiding light for our interactions with each other and with our clients:

  • Goodness
  • Dedication to excellence
  • Growth through teamwork
  • Maintain healthy life/work balance
  • Continuously improve

JDB was founded in 1999 on the principles of high levels of craftsmanship, a commitment to providing our clients with an exceptional remodeling experience, and creating an environment where our team members feel appreciated, trusted, and challenged.

During our 23 years in business, we have developed systems that allow us to operate at a high level of proficiency and professionalism. By following these proven systems, our projects and our team are set up for success, which leads to manageable work weeks allowing plenty of time for family and friends.  

Our tight-knit team of professionals are committed to supporting one another and working together to transform our clients’ dreams into reality through beautifully designed and crafted remodel projects.   

Key responsibilites

•    Manage high-quality residential remodeling projects from start to finish.
•    Schedule and supervise all trade contractors and building inspections.  
•    Complete all job paperwork including daily logs, safety notes, change orders, etc.
•    Perform accurate take-offs, order materials, and coordinate deliveries with vendors.
•    Manage a project schedule and hit production schedule timelines.
•    Maintain high client satisfaction using professional, accurate & timely communication.
•    Perform carpentry tasks ranging from demolition, framing, to fine finish carpentry.
•    Conduct/run weekly client meetings.

Do you meet the following qualifications?

•    5 years experience in the construction industry (preferably residential experience, but not required).
•    2 years experience as a lead carpenter or other management experience (preferably, but not required).
•    Time management and punctuality are a must.
•    Attention to detail.
•    General computer proficiency including Microsoft Office & Outlook. Experience with Microsoft Project is a plus.


•    Competitive wage compensation (depending on experience).
•    Paid Time Off: Paid holidays, plus paid vacation/sick/personal time.
•    Full medical, dental, and vision insurance (after 60 days).
•    401(k) with automatic employer matching contributions of 3% (after one year).
•    Tight-knit team environment.
•    A complete job book for every project with support from the designer, architect, and office staff.
•    Manageable work weeks = work-life balance = more time with family and friends.
•    Continued training and education opportunities.


The perfect candidate for Jackson Design Build will find gratification in independence, the enjoyment of work-life balance, the pride of great craftsmanship and the value of collaborating as part of a team through the entire Design-Build process.  If you fit this description, let's talk about you joining our team!

"A kind and compassionate work environment where you are recognized for your strengths and not your weaknesses"


We look forward to hearing from you!

North Seattle
7543 15th Avenue NW, Seattle 98117

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