Parsons Corporation Pre-apprentice Carpenter in Faro, Canada

Training Opportunities – Faro, Yukon

Pre-apprentice Carpenter Trainee

Parsons has been successful in winning environmental and mining projects in Northern Canada and will be aggressively pursuing additional northern projects. We are a world-class leader in providing in-depth engineering, construction, technical, and management services. Our employees deliver landmark commercial, industrial, environmental, energy, power, and renewable infrastructure — and provide innovative solutions to complex environmental, water quality, supply, treatment, watershed, and wastewater projects. We hire colleagues with an entrepreneurial spirit who thrive on solving project challenges in a high-energy environment. Parsons is helping to build a healthier and more sustainable world.


The Pre-apprentice Carpenter is an entry level worker responsible for learning and practicing the deconstruction, renovation, and construction of building components according to plans, blueprints, and other diagrams. This will be accomplished through the safe and effective use of hand tools and power tools. Specific training includes the following:

  • Prepare and review drawings for construction projects

  • Prepare estimates

  • Obtain necessary permits

  • Understand safe tool use

  • Select and evaluate materials for defects

  • Build cabinets, vanities, tub and shower surrounds

  • Frame walls and rooms

  • Install doors, windows, cabinets, counters and molding

  • Install flooring and ceilings

  • Install drywall

  • Painting walls

  • Understand basic electrical wiring and plumbing

  • Understand code requirements

Participate in other training and projects as assigned.


  • Good hand/eye coordination

  • Good physical condition

  • Suitable work clothes

  • Able to read drawings and specifications

  • Ability to lift up to 20 kg

  • Capable of climbing on ladders

  • Ability to communicate effectively

  • Good organizational skills

  • Proven ability to concentrate, pay attention to detail, organize, and be a team player

  • Understanding of safe work practices and mitigating risk

Parsons is proud of our 70 years in delivering engineering, technical, and construction services to our legacy markets: transportation, water, environmental, oil and gas, industrial, and defense. As markets have evolved, so have we. Parsons is a provider of choice for cybersecurity and alternative project delivery services. We believe talent, passion, and commitment generate success. Parsons employees go the distance for our customers and give back to the communities in which we live and work. We welcome self-starters who have the ability to solve problems elegantly-and who believe in our core values of integrity, safety, quality, innovation, sustainability, and diversity. If this describes you, join us! Parsons delivers a better world.

Job Construction

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Title Pre-apprentice Carpenter

Primary Location Canada-Yukon-Faro

Requisition ID 40373