HELM works with a variety of clients around the country to provide support in the hiring and recruiting process. Information about current openings is included below.


Lead carpenter

New Frameworks - Burlington, VT

New Frameworks, a worker-owned, high performance natural building company based in Burlington, VT is looking for a Lead Carpenter to join our team. Our ideal candidate has 10+ years of construction experience, with at least 2 years experience leading and supervising a crew. They are savvy in carpentry, renovation, building science and high performance construction techniques, and are always eager to learn more. This position requires strong communication skills and interacts frequently with clients, subcontractors, vendors, and the whole New Frameworks team. To apply, email a cover letter and resume to kate@buildhelm.com. A full job description is available at http://newframeworks.com/.

New Frameworks is committed to creating and nurturing a culture which welcomes and supports women, transgender and gender nonconforming people, and those of diverse racial, ethnic, religious, sexuality or other marginalized groups, and urges them to apply.

Learn more about our company at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QpRVYifo0sY

lead carpenter

Sikorsky Construction - Great Barrington, MA

Sikorsky Construction in Great Barrington, MA seeks an amazing LEAD CARPENTER to join our team. The perfect candidate will have at least 7-10 years of building experience, have the competency of a Carpenter, along with the managerial skills to actively manage and supervise all the different people who work on the jobsite. You must be willing and able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing, and use phone and email frequently. Occasionally, you may also get to swing a hammer. Applicants must possess their own tools, a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation. We are looking for someone who is honest, knowledgeable, focused on quality, and has strong organizational skills. Sikorsky Construction specializes in high end new construction and remodeling in the Berkshires and offers employees full-time, year-round work with a competitive wage and benefits including paid holidays, vacation and tool allowance. To apply, please email a cover letter, resume and 2 references to kate@buildhelm.com.