Job Openings at Wescott

Skilled Laborer

The skilled laborer position performs detailed, quality, consistent, and safe assignments in their designated trade (e.g., Carpentry, Electrical, Plumbing, Masonry, Drywall).


  • Performs work to the standards established for their skilled trade.
  • Reads and interprets plans, schematics, and drawings.  Performs work according to the specifics required in these documents.
  • Effectively and safely uses the right trade tools for the projects assigned.
  • Utilizes tools and research required by trade to accomplish quality and timely work assignments.
  • Continuously investigates methods and means to improve the cost effectiveness and quality of work within the trade.
  • Provides guidance to unskilled labor to ensure safety and professional project completion.
  • Analyzes projects working closely with the project manager/estimator in identifying potential issues that may arise prior to quoting and project take-off.
  • Works closely with other trades where projects require simultaneous and overlapping trade work.
  • Performs all work according to safety standards and promotes safety on all job sites.

Background and Skills

  • AS in Construction Trade or equivalent trade certification from an accredited program preferred.
  • 5+ years of hands-on trade experience working in residential and/or commercial projects.
  • Strong knowledge and experience interpreting drawings/project specifications.
  • Experience efficiently and safely operating trade tools and equipment.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.  Experience working in a team environment.


  • Health Insurance (PPO and HSA Plans)
  • Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Direct Deposit Paychecks
  • Uniforms
  • Employee Training and Advancement
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