Carpenter – Residential / Light Commercial


Alexandria, VA


Independent Contractor

Carpenter / Contractor - Residential / Light Commercial

We have year-round work with well over 50% repeat/referral customer base and are seeking experienced Carpenters with a variety of home improvement skills to support the growth of our business.  Handyman Connection of Fairfax is a locally owned and operated, well established Home Improvement Company serving Northern Virginia with excellent customer service and quality workmanship.  Tired of working for shysters and game players?  Join an honorable team of contractors and support staff who work with integrity and know how to treat the customer right.

What You Will Receive

  • Earn $40-45/hr, depending on your skills and availability
  • Work as Independent Contractor or Employee - part-time or full-time - on your own schedule
  • Professional office support - scheduling, customer support, job tracking
  • Free access to custom mobile application for scheduling and communications
  • Successful marketing campaign that brings us well qualified customers
  • Branded apparel and signage


The Carpenter performs and coordinates the cutting, shaping and installation of building materials during the construction, remodeling or repair in a residential and light commercial setting. You must have experience as a residential carpenter, and you must be capable of quality workmanship with integrity and excellent customer service.

  • Constructing, installing, and repairing structures and fixtures of wood, plywood and wallboard.
  • Ability to determine and clearly identify proper materials and material quantities for new and existing projects.
  • Evaluate customer requests, price projects, troubleshoot customer issues, and present a descriptive work order to a customer.

All candidates must possess the following skills:

  • Great customer service and client relations
  • Knowledge of building codes
  • Efficient and effective material management


  • Must have current Driver's License and Insurance
  • Must have tools, work vehicle and good references
  • Must have experience in the remodeling or home repair trades
  • Must pass screening process which includes a background check
  • Must have a smart phone and access to the internet

We are always looking to speak with an experienced handyman or craftsman (or woman!) who has professional experience as a Remodeler, Carpenter, Electrician, Plumber, Painter, Mason, or Installer or any skilled tradesman from the residential or commercial construction industry. Please, no Project Managers or primarily New Construction.

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