Residential Construction Handyperson

Kemptville Full Time

LA Group - Job Details

Posted: Feb 29, 2024
Expires: Apr 01, 2024




Based in Kemptville, LA Group is a full-service construction and land development firm. Since 2000 we have been dedicated to building in Ottawa and the Valley bringing our expertise in design, engineering, technology and construction to homeowner. Our award-winning work has helped establish us as a leader in renovations, historical restorations and land development.

 Job Summary:

We are currently seeking an experienced handyman/woman to work in the Kemptville area with experience in all aspects of construction and interior/exterior renovations, both commercial and residential.

The successful candidate will have in depth knowledge of all construction techniques used in all stages of residential construction. The candidates should also be knowledgeable in rough carpentry.

You need to be organized and be able to work in a fast-paced environment while completing all facets of installing doors and windows, installing trim and casing, build decks, apply exterior caulking, some back framing, and have an extensive knowledge of home building.


Carpentry and framing

Read and interpret drawings and specifications

Fine finishing (trim, lighting installation, etc.)

Installation of doors/frames/hardware

Framing (steel and wood)


General construction

Erect/deconstruct scaffolding


Assist trades, suppliers or co-workers where and when required


Meticulous attention to detail and precise-to-plan quality

Hard working

Ability to work well in a team and on your own

Ability to read and interpret measurements in metric and imperial

Experience working with hand tools

Ability to follow verbal and written instructions

Able to work in a safe manner while following company safety policies and regulations


 3-5 years’ experience in residential home construction in Canada

Training in WHMIS, Fall Protect, Workers Health & Safety Awareness will be considered an asset but LA Group will provide training if needed.

Must have valid drivers license and reliable transportation

LA Group is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer offering industry competitive wage and benefit packages. We wish to thank all applicants who apply, however, only those being selected for an interview will be contacted.

For assistance applying to this position, or for any other job search related needs, please contact CSE in Kemptville at 613-258-6576 or in Prescott at 613-925-0222.


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