Careers with Shift

We're not just about accessible renovations; we're about creating opportunities for talented individuals to make a meaningful impact. If you're passionate about making spaces inclusive, join us in reshaping the way people experience their homes through innovative and accessible solutions.

  • Work with impact
  • Competitive benefits
  • Collaborative team environment
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Current opportunities

Journeyman Carpenter
Full Time

Are you looking for a career with large growth opportunities and a wide variety of exposure to renovations? Like working hard, completing meaningful work, and seeing the rewards? If so, this could be for you!

About Shift Accessibility:

Shift Accessibility Contractors Ltd. is a general contracting company specializing in accessible and universal construction for homes throughout Calgary. We work directly with occupational therapists, homeowners, architects, and businesses to modify environments, making them accessible and more inclusive for people of all abilities.

This is for you if you are:

  • Tenacious, trustworthy, honest, hard-working and reliable
  • Calm, positive, and have a solution-oriented attitude
  • Committed to personal excellence, driven to succeed with a "can do" attitude
  • Enjoy a multitude of tasks in a constantly changing work environment
  • Active and love spending time indoors or outdoors and completing physical tasks
  • Want to join a young and growing team taking on bigger and better projects
  • Confident in your skills and enjoy independent problem solving

Description of Duties

  • Complete a variety of renovation tasks including: demolition, framing, finish carpentry, formwork, concrete, and more!
  • Work as lead carpenter to execute the project with less oversight and more independence.
  • Mentor our Apprentice Carpenters and help them reach their full potential
  • Work and interact with clients while working in their home.
  • Completing tasks as per the approved plans, specifications, shop drawings, and applicable building codes while maintaining high quality standards.
  • Attend and provide feedback at project meetings with the Project and Operations Managers.
  • Proactively providing solutions to support ongoing projects.
  • Support and maintain a healthy, happy work environment and company culture.

Skills and requirements:

  • Reliable transportation with a valid Driver's License
  • Pass Vulnerable Sectors Check
  • Be a 4th-Year Apprentice or Journeyman Carpenter
  • Able to connect with people effectively

Employment Details

  • This posting is for a full-time position.
  • 3 weeks of paid vacation
  • Work with a close-knit team of professionals that love what they do
  • Health Spending Account


If this sounds like you, send us an email with your resume to hiring@shiftaccessibility.ca and let us know why you would be a great fit for our team!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $28.00-$34.00 per hour

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We’re always on the lookout for talented team members. Apply here for our current opportunities, or submit your resume and we’ll keep it on hand for future openings.

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