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Careers

Work with NOVELL DESIGN BUILD

Currently we have 4 specific job opportunities.

We’re always on the lookout for talented, hard-working, like-minded individuals.  If you don’t see the role you’re looking for, but are certain you’d make a great addition to our team, please don’t hesitate to forward your resume to careers[at]novelldesignbuild.com.

Why Novell?

  • We offer growth potential – yours and ours. We believe in personal and professional growth for our team members, with a culture of internal promotions.
  • We provide competitive renumeration based on experience and demonstrated skillset, as well as extended health & dental benefit options
  • Our core work ethics are:  Pursue excellence, Speak in truths, Remain centred, open & enjoy our time together.

Experienced Rough Framer, Former

Full Time or Part Time, Permanent

We are looking for an experienced Rough Framer with experience in major residential renovations. Cross-trade work is available upon interest. All work is to be done under the direction of a Site Supervisor unless expertise reading and executing drawings is shown. We are looking for someone who values quality work and long-term relationships.

Requirements

  • A valid Class 5 driver’s license and available vehicle
  • 5 years prior experience in framing
  • Necessary PPE, site safety equipment and basic work tool belt

Ideal Applicant will have experience in:

  • Framing residential homes, particularly major renovations and custom new build
  • Installing structural beams, building foundations, laying subflooring, erecting walls and/or roof systems
  • Fitting and installing windows, doors, stairs, mouldings and hardware
  • Additional experience reading and interpreting blueprints is an asset. This includes Determining specifications and calculating requirements, adjusting work accordingly and executing work with precision.
  • Additional trade experience or certifications is an asset
  • Knowledge of the BC Building Code is an asset

Remuneration

Competitive based on experience and, for full-time staff, a shared benefits package after the probationary period.


Skilled General Labourer

Full Time or Part Time, Permanent

The successful candidate will be a skilled labourer with a proactive attitude, strong work ethic, common sense, along with the necessary general skill set for this role.  Our ideal candidate would be looking for a place to grow their knowledge base and exposure within the residential design-build industry.

Responsibilities include a wide variety of tasks onsite, including but not limited to: demolition by hand & tool, forming, framing, insulation, drywall, waterproofing, interior and exterior finishing, painting, clean up and deficiencies. 

Experience with framing or carpentry is an asset.

All work to be done under the direction of a Site Supervisor.

Requirements:

  • 2-5 years related experience minimum – open to all levels of experience into senior levels
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license and vehicle
  • Construction labour abilities – whether from a specific trade perspective or a generalist perspective
  • Basic safety wear and weather-appropriate gear including steel toe boots, hard hat, gloves, rain suit; basic hand tools
  • A strong understanding of residential construction
  • A strong work ethic with attention to detail
  • Ability to take direction with English oral communication skills

Ideal Applicant will also have:

  • Specific experience with residential construction in BC / City of Vancouver
  • Experience with framing, carpentry and finishing

Remuneration

Competitive based on experience and, for full-time staff, a shared benefits package after the probationary period.


General Demolition Work

Part Time, Temporary

The successful candidate will be a general labourer with a strong work ethic, common sense, and the necessary general skill set for this role. 

All work to be done under the direction of a Site Supervisor.

Requirements:

  • 1-year related experience minimum – open to all levels of experience
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license and vehicle
  • Construction labour abilities from a generalist perspective
  • Basic safety wear and weather-appropriate gear including steel toe boots, hard hat, gloves, rain suit; basic hand tools
  • A strong work ethic with attention to detail
  • Ability to take direction with English oral communication skills

Remuneration

Competitive based on experience and, for full-time staff, a shared benefits package after the probationary period.


Experienced Finish Carpenter

Full Time or Part Time, Permanent

We are looking for an experienced Finish Carpenter with an appreciation for quality custom work. Cross-trade work is available upon interest. All work is to be done under the direction of a Site Supervisor, unless expertise as Lead Carpenter is shown. We are looking for someone who values quality work and long-term relationships.

Requirements

  • A valid Class 5 driver’s license and available vehicle
  • 5 years prior experience in finish carpentry
  • Necessary PPE, site safety equipment and basic work tool belt

Ideal Applicant will have experience in:

  • Custom or bespoke carpentry
  • Reading and interpreting blueprints is an asset. This includes Determining specifications and calculating requirements, adjusting work accordingly and executing work with precision.
  • Additional trade experience or certifications is an asset
  • Knowledge of the BC Building Code is an asset

Remuneration

Competitive based on experience and, for full-time staff, a shared benefits package after the probationary period.


Applications

Please send your resume to “careers [ at ] novelldesignbuild.com”

While we appreciate all applications, only a shortlist of applicants will be contacted for interviews.