Team Leader

Black Forest Design & Build is a fast growing design/build company that specializes in high-end, residential kitchen and bathroom remodels. To keep pace with our growth, we are seeking a highly skilled, passionate, and experienced carpenter to fill our Team Leader position.

Duties & Responsibilities


For each job  for which you are the Team Leader, your responsibilities will include the following:

  • Install custom cabinets and cabinetry trim 

  • Install trim, windows, doors, and other finish carpentry items

  • Install floor tile (when applicable)

  • Install backsplash tile

  • Install walk-in tile showers to complete bathroom remodels

  • Complete framing and rough carpentry tasks needed to complete remodel

  • Complete temporary protection and demolition tasks needed to complete remodel

  • Clean and organize project daily

  • Manage and monitor labor assigned to Team Leader to assist with any of the aforementioned remodeling tasks

  • Review project specialists work for quality and accuracy

  • Troubleshoot issues that arise on project

  • Manage and maintain the project schedule promised to customer

  • Frequently touch base with customer to update them on project status and answer any questions they may have about their project


Required Skills

  • Highly proficient in custom cabinetry installation, cabinet molding installation, crown molding installation, trim work, rough carpentry, window and door install, and all other carpentry tasks.

  • Proficient tile setter able to install floor tile, wall tile, and backsplash tile. If candidate does not have tile setting experience Black Forest is willing to provide training.

  • Ability to read and understand project drawings and cabinet shop drawings.

  • Strong management skills, able to oversee and guide the course of a project.

  • Strong problem solving abilities, able to devise creative solutions for unseen conditions that may periodically arise on assigned project.

  • Technologically proficient, able to use iPad to view project documents, log time and expenses, and send emails when needed. Experience with Google Docs and other Google products is a plus.

  • Possess strong knowledge of home building and building structure, plumbing, HVAC, electric, drywall, painting, natural stone products, custom shower glass products,  hardwood flooring, roofing, and siding.

Required Education


  • High School or Equivalent


Required Experience


Candidate should meet at least two of the following experience requirements:

  • Finish Carpentry: 5 or more years

  • Residential Remodeling Experience: 5 or more years

  • Managerial and/or Customer Service Experience: 1 to 3 years

  • Tile Setting Experience: 1 to 5 years


Other Requirements


  • Candidate should be able to pass a criminal history and drug-screening

  • Candidate should have a valid driver’s licenses

  • Candidate must be 18 years or older


Salary& Benefits


  • $57,000 to $65,000 based on experience

  • Black Forest will contribute the equivalent of 7.5% of your salary towards your company sponsored health premiums

  • 8 Paid Holidays

  • 5 Paid Vacation/Sick Days, with 1 additional day added each year