Residential Carpenter

Acadian House Kitchen + Bath Design is looking for a hardworking, organized and customer service oriented carpenter to better serve our clients in the Baton Rouge area. Acadian House is a leader in the residential remodeling industry. We are a professional contracting company specializing in creating magazine quality kitchens and baths. Our success has been built on the foundation of delivering quality work, on time and on budget, to our customers. Our focus is on the details. The ideal candidate will have their own vehicle, tools and willing to travel within a 30 mile radius. Most work is completed on the job site, although we have a facility for pre-fabricated carpentry when the job calls for it. For the right applicant, we will consider a promotion to Lead Carpenter/Foreman in six months. We offer performance-based advancement and a fast-paced environment. To apply, please send resume and portfolio to

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Prepare drawings for framing and other construction projects on site.
  • Tear out and remove existing kitchen or bathroom
  • Build cabinets, vanities, tub and shower surrounds or other projects based on demand.
  • Select and evaluate materials for defects.
  • Install cabinets, prep for countertops and molding
  • Follow all code requirements for kitchen and baths in remodeling.


  • 3+ years of experience in finish carpentry
  • Additional 1+ years of experience in rough carpentry preferred
  • Extensive knowledge of power tools, including skill saw, miter saw and jigsaw
  • Possession of basic hand tools and reliable transportation to job sites.
  • Willingness to work overtime when necessary to deliver the project on time.
  • Capable of climbing on ladders and carrying at least 80 pounds.
  • Knowledge of lumber grades and countertop materials