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.


Maine Passive House - Bethel, ME

Do you love to work with your hands, solve problems, and see the tangible results of your work at the end of the day? Maine Passive House, one of the area’s leading general contractors of energy efficient homes, is looking for a full-time Carpenter with at least 3 years of building experience. If you're motivated by quality craftsmanship, attention to detail, and building science, we'd love to hear from you. We value diversity in our crew and encourage people of color, women, and LGBTQ carpenters to apply. $20-25/hr to start, plus paid holidays and vacation. More info at https://www.indeedjobs.com/maine-passive-house


steveworks - Newton, MA

steveworks values employees who share our dedication to excellence. We are currently seeking a Lead Carpenter to join our team. At steveworks our residential renovations and remodeling projects exemplify quality, craftsmanship, durability, value and sustainably. We are located in Newton, MA, and work in the surrounding areas. If you take pride in your work, believe in our principles and want to grow with us, check out what we do at www.steveworks.com. Qualified individuals should send a resume and cover letter describing your experience and background to Steve Greenberg at info@steveworks.com.


Shelterwood Construction - Fayston, VT

We are growing and have a full slate of amazing projects coming up and currently going up.
Full time year round work in a great environment. We have a great time while we hustle. This is a team environment with no room for drama or laziness. We love what we do and that shines through in our work.
Email colin@shelterwoodconstruction.com for more information.


Mighty Roots - Greenland, NH

MIGHTY ROOTS, a design-build-cabinetry company with a focus on energy efficiency and eco-friendly practices, is looking for experienced, well-rounded carpenters to expand their crew. They need talented members that will keep up with best practices in both carpentry and building science. A demonstrated mastery of a variety of carpentry skills is required, along with good customer service skills, hand and cordless tools and a reliable work vehicle for transportation to projects in Seacoast NH and southern Maine, they do not build in Massachusetts. Challenging, interesting work runs from new home construction to large additions. They sub out most of drywall, flooring, siding, roofing, painting, and of course licensed trades, so carpentry skills and knowledge of renovation work is critical. Good framing skills are a plus. They offer competitive wages, full time, year-round employment, workman's comp, vacation and holiday pay, and performance bonuses. If interested, please send your resume to e.okeefe@mightyroots.com.


Byggmeister - Newton, MA

Byggmeister (Scandinavian for "master builder") was founded in 1983. We are a residential remodeling firm that is striving to be an exemplary steward of Boston area homes. Our mission is to design, build and maintain homes that are functional, beautiful, cost-effective and environmentally responsible. We have always placed a high priority on cultivating two things: easy, friendly relations with our clients, and a multi-talented crew. 

We do a full range of remodeling projects, primarily on single-family homes and, occasionally, in condominiums and apartments. Typical jobs include kitchen and bathroom renovations, attic and basement conversions, whole-house renovations, and energy retrofits with a goal of reducing carbon emissions from operating the home. On average, our jobs come in within 2% of the budgeted cost, due to our robust design process and the strong sense of responsibility felt by every member of our team.

More info at: http://nesea.org/content/carpenter-3

Lead Carpenter

Earthshare Construction - Lebanon, NH

Unique opportunity for a highly experienced craftsperson/industry veteran who wants to be part of a growing triple bottom line Green Building company. This leadership position offers the right candidate a chance to shine in a supportive and progressive team-oriented work environment. Must have great interpersonal skills with customers, co-workers, and subcontractors, along with problem solving experience, solid organizational methods, and a can-do attitude. Site supervision and project management experience a plus. Competitive compensation and benefits with options for profit sharing. To apply, please send your resume and a letter of interest to Ethan Cole at ethan@earthshareconstruction.com.

To learn more about Earthshare Construction, visit our website.


Lead Carpenter/Site Supervisor

Building Logic Inc - New Paltz, NY

BuildingLogic Inc. based in New Paltz, Ulster County NY, is looking to hire a full-time Lead Carpenter/Site Supervisor. If you love your craft and are looking for nice people to work with long term, on high quality, innovative and creative projects, please contact us. Wage range for this position is $28-­37+/hour dependent upon experience and tool collection and includes paid holidays and sick days, an annual tool allowance, performance bonus, and workshops and conferences to advance your skills.

More info at: http://nesea.org/content/lead-carpentersite-supervisor