Join Our Team


We’re always interested in working with talented and interesting folks who are committed to their craft. Please send us your resume and a note about why you might like working with us.

Mail your resume and cover letter to:

Kent Hicks Construction Co., Inc
PO Box 57
West Chesterfield, MA 01084
info@kenthicksconstruction.com

Position Announcement: Experienced Carpenter

DESIRED EXPERIENCE:  You must have a minimum of 3-6 years frame-to-finish carpentry experience, possess tools, reliable transportation, and the motivation to demonstrate high-quality work, leadership skills, and a can-do attitude. Previous experience in high performance is preferred. Alternatively, you must be willing to learn and have a strong ability to process information quickly and accurately. We offer a competitive pay scale, paid holidays, IRAs, and a friendly, stimulating environment. Our projects are primarily in the Hampshire and Franklin Counties, and more recently, Berkshire County. Whenever possible, we place workers on sites that are closest to their homes.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Perform work consistently and expediently
  • Complete work accurately; fix any mistakes made
  • Communicate work to project Foreman and/or lead carpenter
  • Support a positive work environment
  • Support timely completion of job tasks on site
  • Be able to work with all site personnel
  • Support site safety
  • Promote efficiency on site
  • Identify issues of concern, communicate to foreman
  • Site organization
  • Site cleanliness
  • Positive attitude and can-do spirit, whatever is asked
  • Maintain tool performance, organization, and maintenance

Please submit resume and application and 3 professional references:

Kent Hicks Construction

634 Main Road

West Chesterfield, MA 01084

Or email to: info@kenthicksconstruction.com

Position Announcement: Carpenter's Assistant

Kent Hicks Construction Company is seeking a Carpenter Assistant to join our team!

We specialize in building energy efficient homes; Passivhaus new-build, Deep Energy Retrofits of existing structures, and high-performance historical restoration. Our projects include a mix of high-end and affordable homes, and thus require a strong attention to both detail and cost-effectiveness.

We are looking for someone who would like the opportunity to learn and grow with our company. While this is an entry level position, the right person could work into a full carpenter position.  Applicants should have basic carpentry experience at minimum and 1-2 years of experience ideally; possess basic hand tools, reliable transportation, and be motivated to demonstrate attention to detail, enthusiasm, and a can-do attitude. A willingness to learn and a strong ability to process information quickly and accurately is required.

We offer competitive pay scale, paid holidays, IRAs, and a friendly, stimulating environment. Our projects are primarily in the Hampshire and Franklin counties, but we are beginning to work in Berkshire county as well. Whenever possible, we have our workers on sites that are closest to their homes.

You will be responsible for providing support to the field carpenters and maintaining site order

Tasks/Skills Required:

●      Perform work consistently and expediently

●      Complete work accurately; fix any mistakes made

●      Communicate work to project Foreman and/or lead carpenter

●      Support a positive work environment

●      Support timely completion of job tasks on site

●      Be able to work with all site personnel

●      Support tool organization and maintenance

●      Support site safety

●      Promote efficiencies on site

●      Identify issues of concern, communicate to foreman

●      Site organization

●      Site cleanliness

●      Material acquisition

●      Wood management

●      Errands needed from site personnel

●      Positive attitude and can-do spirit, whatever is asked

Please submit resume and application and 3 professional references:

Kent Hicks Construction

PO Box 57

West Chesterfield, MA 01084

Or email to info@kenthicksconstruction.com