Carpenter Apprentice

Field Production · Lorton, Virginia
Department Field Production
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level

Company & Location: Foster Remodeling Solutions, Inc. - Northern VA 


Job Description: 

Foster Remodeling Solutions (FRS) seeks a Carpenter Apprentice who is in search of long term, stable employment with benefits.  If you are a quality driven, professional trades person with a good work ethic and desire to perform your craft for a company that cares about its clients, its employees, and its reputation, then we would like to hear from you.  The ideal candidate is someone who wishes to grow their skills and future with an established 38-year-old design-build firm. 


Job Duties: 

  • Assist Lead Carpenter and/or Carpenters in completing their daily activities with residential remodeling projects.
  • Follow all power tool, construction, and company safety rules.
  • Unpack and put away tools daily.
  • Make sure job site always remains clean and safe.
  • Make material pick-ups and deliveries while obeying all traffic laws.
  • Adapt to different working environments/weather conditions including physical requirements, i.e., stooping, kneeling, standing, reaching, walking & lifting.

Required Skills: 

  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally.
  • Ability to read and comprehend written instructions.
  • Ability to lift 50lbs or more.
  • Ability to climb a ladder.
  • Desire to learn construction trade.
  • Positive attitude.
  • Reliable transportation, valid driver’s license & good driving record.

Company Description:

Foster Remodeling Solutions, Inc. (FRS) is an established Northern Virginia Full-Scale Design/Build residential remodeling contractor in business for over 38 years with a proven process to guarantee our client’s Peace of Mind while achieving their remodeling dreams. We invite you to explore our website to review the work we have completed for a long list of satisfied customers. Read their testimonials and see why an investment in Foster Quality provides homeowners with rich returns. Get acquainted with our staff and learn about our unique Foster Process and Peace of Mind Package. 


Foster Remodeling Solutions performs most of the work in-house and provides a 5-year warranty. FRS has a fully appointed selection center including cabinets, countertops, plumbing fixtures, lighting, flooring, and tile to provide a one-stop shopping experience as well as competitive pricing.   


Compensation & Benefits: 

  • Starting at $18 an hour.
  • Monday – Friday Work Week 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Company Training. 
  • Project performance/change order bonuses. 
  • Paid vacation/holidays/sick leave.
  • Medical, dental & vision insurances with company contribution. 
  • Short/Long Term Disability.   
  • 401K + Matching. 
  • Mileage reimbursement.
  • Employee/subcontractor referral bonuses available.

Drug-Free Workplace/Background Check:

It is the policy of Foster Remodeling Solutions, Inc. to maintain a workplace free from the use and abuse of drugs and alcohol. We require that all employees participate in our Drug-Free Workplace Program and background check as a condition of employment. 


EOE statement: 

Foster Remodeling Solutions (FRS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The policy of FRS is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  

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  • Location
    Lorton, Virginia
  • Department
    Field Production
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience