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Website Belfor Property Restorations



Employer: BELFOR Property Restoration

Location: New Glasgow/Pictou County

Start Date: Nov 25, 2019

Salary: Dependent on skills and experience



  • Will demonstrate skills in the safe operation of hand and power tools
  • Erecting and disassembly of scaffolding, demolition and debris disposal, Set up and take down of poly containment and drop sheets
  • Experienced in preparing material take-offs and reading blueprints
  • Knowledgeable in building code and construction math
  • Intermediate to advanced experience in installation of insulation and vapour barrier, wood and steel stud framing application, finish carpentry skills including cutting and installing wood framing, trim, baseboard, casing, doors, frames and sheathing
  • Secure exterior building materials (roofing and siding) when required
  • Build, erect and secure temporary and permanent partitions using a variety of building materials
  • Construct and secure temporary and permanent partitions
  • Work under time constraints to meet specific timelines
  • Ensure attention to detail and keen sense of safeguarding other people’s property and information
  • Participates in and demonstrates an understanding of safety principles and practices; follows all safety policies and procedures to support a safe working environment, including safe operation of machines and equipment
  • Comply with all BELFOR policies and procedures, as well as legislative requirements
  • Proactively communicate job site conditions and concerns that may or are affecting completion of the job to the appropriate person


Skills & Qualifications:

  • 2+ years’ experience in field
  • Working towards their journeyman carpenter certification is an asset
  • Construction / Restoration / Insurance experience preferred
  • Comprehensive understanding of customer service, principles and practices
  • Eligible to operate a motor vehicle per BELFOR’s vehicle policy
  • Ability to work within a team or independently as needed, Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • Basic computer and/or tablet/iPad experience
  • Willing to work evenings, on call and weekends when requested
  • Periodic travel may be required
  • Criminal Record Check


Physical Demands

  • Frequent lifting from 5-40 lbs, unassisted from 35-65% of the time, Occasional lifting from 41 lbs +, assisted up to 50% of the time, Working at Heights – over 5 feet, periodically
  • Fit Testing — half and full face mask as needed, annual certification required


How to apply:

Please email your cover letter and resume to:

ATTN: BELFOR – New Glasgow Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

How To Apply:

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