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leading hand carpenter job - mlh townsville builder

Martin Locke Homes is growing and we’re looking for the right person to join the MLH family.

The Position: Leading Hand Carpenter
The Martin Locke Homes team (MLH) is looking for an experienced Carpenter to step up into a Leading Hand Role.
As Leading Hand Carpenter this person will report directly to the Construction Manager, will oversee a small crew of tradespersons and labourers and be responsible for all aspects of MLH Carpentry.

Responsibilities include:
Managing day-to-day running of carpentry on site
Liaise and manage sub-contractors on site
Ensure on site works are in line with project timelines
Quality assurance and workmanship to all aspects of carpentry
Provide leadership & guidance to MLH carpentry team
This role will require you to work on the tools

Who we’re looking for:
To be successful in this role you will be a team player and good communicator with the ability to work together with others including MLH staff, labourers and contractors.

You will be happy to lead by example on and off the tools, share the MLH commitment to workmanship and attention to detail and possess the skill and experience to ensure results on site. 

To apply for this role you will need to:
• Hold a carpentry trade certificate
• Have at least six (6) years’ experience working as a carpenter on construction sites
• Have a proven record of high-quality workmanship
• Posses a valid driver’s licence
• Have your own tools
• Posses or have the ability to possess a White Card

To apply:
Please send a current resume including previous experience and qualifications to: [email protected] with subject line: Leading Hand Carpenter.
Only short listed applicants will be contacted.


Who we are:

Martin Locke Homes is a respected and award-winning local Townsville Builder with a reputation for workmanship and fine finishing on every home we build. 

As a leader in custom homes and inclusive home design and construction including Specialist Disability Accommodation, our team is committed to high quality, modern and forward-thinking construction practices. 

the builder

MLH Director Martin Locke


our commitment to quality

Workmanship & quality 
Our Expert Custom Home Design Team

Leaders in inclusive housing 

Accessible Housing Design & Construction

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our awards

5 Master Builders Regional Awards in 2018


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