Employment Oppertunity
General positions are now being considered for the summer jobs and may lead to more permanent position.
For consideration of employment you may fax your resume or employment application to (503) 922-0462
We are a drug free work place and have a mandatory drug testing policy.
 Or e-mail to info@gyframing.com put "seeking employment" for subject
All positions start at the entry level, I do want to see what you can do.  If you wish to come out and show me your skills, we can talk about a better position.  All positions are awarded according to the skills you have and not the seniority of any one individual.  We are task oriented and I would like to reward accordingly.
For a blank application you can download and print out this Employment Application

Job Information ( entry level, $16.50 per hour)



* High school diploma or GED preferred.

* General knowledge of carpentry as it applies to rough structure, or willingness to learn 

* Valid driver license, insurable driving record and own reliable transportation to drive to various job sites, or suitable option for transportation


* Use hand and power woodworking tools.

* Regularly maneuver 80 pounds.

* Work at rotating positions (i.e. with lower body facing forward, upper body may need to rotate up to 75 degrees to the right or left).


Exact days and times to be arranged.


Must be self-motivated as there will be occasions when the carpenter will need to work solo, rely on experience and show consistent positive work habits. Carpenter is expected to work in harmony with others on projects.


Work in greater Portland area

Number of Openings: 2

Hours per Week: 40

This position is: Full Time

Will this job have duration of six months or more? Yes

Shifts Available: 1st (Days)



Contact Name: Georg Younger (Owner)

Fax:  (503) 922-0462

Email:  info@gyframing.com


Computer Skills

None Selected


Job Classification

 Entry level laborers

Experience Required: None



Apply building codes and specifications                                      Required

Fabricate buildings using wooden components (such as joists      Required

          and studs)

Follow safety procedures                                                                Required

Maneuver heavy objects                                                                  Required

Operate hand and power woodworking tools                                  Required

Perform basic carpentry                                                                  Required

Read blueprints and technical drawings                                         Preferred

Repair dry rot                                                                                  Required

Use basic mathematics                                                                     Required

Use measuring devices in construction work such as measuring  Required


Apply adhesives                                                                              Preferred

Build wooden objects such as doors, sashes, and stairways          Preferred

Erect scaffold                                                                                   Preferred

Install paneling and sheeting                                                         Preferred

Install prefabricated trusses                                                            Preferred

Perform general carpentry layout                                                   Preferred

Read repair work orders                                                                  Preferred



None Selected

Job Requirements

Minimum Level of Education: High School Diploma/GED

Minimum Age: 18

Gender No Gender requirement.

Employer will perform:

a drug test a background check

DMV Information

Required Drivers License:       Personal (Class C)

Preferred Drivers License:      None

Justification for Requiring Driver License:

Will need to reach various job sites throughout Portland

Metropolitan area.

Work Site

Georg Younger Framing (various sites)

Greater Portland area