HELM is hiring!

We are looking for a skilled Estimator/Project Manager with a minimum of five years of experience to join our growing team. Familiarity with both residential and commercial construction a plus. Our ideal candidate has spent time working in the field and knows how to use construction estimating software. They are adept with technology and not afraid of a spreadsheet! The Estimator/PM will have the opportunity to work with a variety of high performance builders from around the country providing estimating support and review services, estimating software setup and coaching, as well as general project management support including pre-construction planning, scheduling, communication and coordination. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to use their experience to help a wide range of progressive, socially responsible builders in a comfortable, collegial work environment. The position is based in our Brattleboro, VT office. Competitive compensation and benefits available. Email a resume, cover letter and three references to: mel@buildhelm.com.

HELM also 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


Mathes Hulme Builders - BRATTLEBORO, VT

Mathes Hulme Builders, based in Brattleboro, VT is looking for a full time carpenter to join our team. MHB is a full-service construction company specializing in thoughtful renovations and high performance new construction in the Southern Vermont/NH region. Our ideal candidate is an experienced and skilled carpenter, has their own transportation, safety gear and tools, is looking for long term employment, and has an interest and experience in green and high performance building. MHB is an equal opportunity employer, offering pay commensurate with experience. Please send a cover letter, resume and at least 2 employment references by email to kate@buildhelm.com. Minimum 6 years carpentry experience required.