Carpenter Assistant

Peninsula, OH 44264
United States

Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description

Suncrest Gardens Landscape Development Group is a full-service Design/Build Landscape firm. We install award-winning projects designed by our staff of registered architects and designers.

We are excited to expand our team and are looking for Carpenter Assistant who is eager to join a great team!

The Carpenters Assistant works alongside the Lead Carpenter to complete structural installations such as decks, patios, and pavilions.


  • Work alongside the Lead Carpenter to complete structural installations such as decks, patios, and pavilions.
  • Utilize common landscaping tools such as shovels, rakes, hoes, wheelbarrows, construction saws, block breakers, brick tongs, brick barrows, tree dollies, spade, edging shovels, sledgehammers, and maul axes to complete landscape development renovations.
  • Utilize power equipment such as construction saws, sod cutters, bed edging machines, demo saws, circular saws, cordless drills, gas powered hedge trimmers, chainsaws, and prybars to complete landscape development renovations.
  • Operate the following heavy-duty equipment such as trenchers, skid steers, mini excavators, stump grinders, jack hammers, and tampers (mechanical and manual).
  • Load and unload plant material and construction material from truck beds.
  • Building retaining walls using 80 pounds blocks.
  • Complete all job duties in a timely manner to ensure that projects are completed on schedule and without delay.


Our associates make the difference! Team members that care about one another and value growth are what separates us from other companies.

Over the years, we have implemented different benefits for our team which include:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Paid Time Off with rollover allowance.
  • 8 paid holidays.
  • $550 Referral Bonuses.
  • Medical plans are as low as $24.59 per pay!
  • Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, and 401(k) with Company Match.
  • Employee discount at the Suncrest Gardens Retail Garden Center.
  • Yearly appreciation events that include food trucks, giveaways, and more!

Job Requirements
Valid Drivers License with minimal moving violations in the past 3 years.
Previous carpentry/construction experience is preferred.
1-2 years of landscape development experience or relevant experience within the construction or landscape industry.
Working knowledge of carpentry with the ability to learn new skills easily
The ability to operate heavy equipment and basic power tools.
Basic plant knowledge or willingness to learn.
Suncrest Gardens, Inc.
Ashley Goff
5157 Akron-Cleveland Rd
Peninsula OH 44264
United States
Suncrest Gardens, Inc. Ashley Goff