Careers: Lead Carpenter

Lead Carpenter

Our company is seeking a residential Lead Carpenter with ten or more years of experience as a working carpenter. You must be able to read and comprehend prints and most importantly, make on-site construction-related decisions to keep the project moving. You will need to maintain a professional appearance and demeanor and you must possess excellent leadership and communication skills.

As a lead carpenter, you will be responsible for performing the duties of a working carpenter, including leading and training other carpenters, taking a project from drywall to the final punch list, all while managing an exceptional client experience. All applicants must have their own tools and reliable transportation (truck preferred). 

Other more specific responsibilities for this carpentry job in Birmingham include job site supervision, carpentry labor, managing and scheduling inspections, providing material takeoffs, performing quality checks and making the required corrections, preventing and solving job-related problems, coordinating change orders, managing job site cleanliness, monitoring and enforcing job site safety, regularly reporting job site progress at staff meetings and most importantly, completing the project on time and on budget, all while delivering an exceptional client experience. We are looking for an excellent communicator who is detail-oriented and able to motivate others towards achieving team goals.

In exchange for this carpentry work in Birmingham, we can provide you with job security, company-wide organization, respect for your many years of experience, challenging and detailed designs, a team based approach, pride in your workmanship, and an opportunity to transform a client’s dreams into reality! We are offering top wages to the right candidate. Medical, dental, vision and retirement benefits are available.

About Us:

We are a high-end residential Design-Build remodeling firm located in downtown Birmingham, MI. Celebrating 25 years of luxury remodeling work in and around Oakland County, we deliver exceptional client service and complete projects with the highest level of detail and craftsmanship.

Employees say that working with our company is like being a part of a team, where each team member becomes part of your family. The average employee has been with the company for over ten years and as a team, we continue to strive for success. Our clients trust us to create unique designs, chose quality materials and complete remodels implementing this highest level of craftsmanship.

To apply for this Birmingham carpentry job, please email your resume to, along with your desired pay requirements. 

Contact Information

Phone: 248.644.6330
Fax: 248.644.2865
Email Us

Corporate Headquarters:
MainStreet Design Build
555 South Old Woodward
Birmingham, MI 48009

Office Hours:
M thru F, 9AM to 5PM

Serving Birmingham, Bloomfield, Bloomfield Hills, Pleasant Ridge, and select areas of Metro Detroit.