Heritage Builders, LLC

Lead Carpenter

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Based in Germantown Tn., Heritage Builders Design Build is one of the top firms in the county. With a focus on ecstatic clients and happy employees, we’ve made it possible for hundreds of residents to enjoy well-designed homes that enhance their lifestyles since 2004.


The Lead Carpenter is an essential part of our growing production team. This dynamic individual is a supervisor and craftsman with extensive skill and experience managing job sites with multiple employees and/or trade contractors. This individual serves as the primary daily contact for our customers and is responsible for ensuring Heritage’s high level of standards are consistently met, by the entire site team, while delivering exceptional work and customer service. Managing and/or performing all carpentry labor and construction on the job site is also a daily responsibility. This person will also maintain a job-specific binder to ensure that schedules and budgeting targets are met while pro-actively communicating with the rest of the Heritage team (especially the Project Manager) and client.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Manage remodel projects, employees, and trades
  • Communicate daily with our customers and maintain a good relationship
  • Perform tasks in all areas and aspects of construction projects
  • Perform quality work at all times
  • Complete projects on budget and on schedule while ensuring customer satisfaction
  • Coordinate with the Project Manager daily
  • Able to lay out, measure, plan, and execute work activities
  • Demonstrate good organizational skills and daily planning
  • Manage a field project binder and schedule
  • Communicate with all members of the Heritage team
  • Work with little supervision while following all health and safety standards


  • Proficient in the use of a variety of power and hand tools
  • Possess a high level of professionalism in interacting with clients
  • Ability to track time and work activities through an electronic tracking system
  • Ability to use Smart phone or tablet for schedules and task list updating
  • Ability to read blueprints
  • Ability to maintain a positive and can-do attitude
  • Preferably 5+ years of leadership and carpentry experience
  • Experience in framing, finish, and trim for interior and exterior trim desired
  • Ability to follow and practice safety protocols
  • Must have reliable transportation


Heritage offers the following benefits package, including:
  • Company-matching Simple IRA
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • Paid holidays
  • Tool loan program
  • Competitive salary
  • Fun & rewarding place to work
  • Monthly employee events and annual parties
  • Core values that include integrity, teamwork, communication, creativity, and great company culture
  • Training and career advancement opportunities
  • Family-friendly atmosphere

Position Pay Information

Full Time (40 hours)
$30 – $40 / Hour