SavageRace Field Team Carpenter


We’re looking for talented person to join the Savage Race team on the road as a field team carpenter who will be responsible for designing, building, installing, and repairing obstacle structures, using many different types of materials.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Prepare the layout of the projects.
  • Estimate height, width, length, and other proportions.
  • Select materials.
  • Work with blueprints or instructions from supervisors.
  • Work with materials such as wood, plastic, or steel.
  • Utilize chisels, planes, saws, drills, and sanders to repair and erect structures.
  • Join materials with nails, screws, staples, or adhesives.
  • Work on top of stilts, ladders, and the top beams of structures.
  • Check work along the way to ensure it’s up to code and specifications.
  • Use levels, rules, plumb bobs, framing squares, and surveying equipment to ensure everything is level and secure.
  • Operate machinery.
  • Position requires heavy travel and time away from home.

Required Experience:

  • 4+ years of experience as a professional carpenter.
  • Must have experience operating off-road forklifts and skid steers.
  • Excavation equipment experience is a plus, but not required.


All applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and references to [email protected].

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