Nature of the work*

The principal and customary work of an employee in this class of employment consists in performing renovation, repair, structural framework, finishing work and other carpentry work in wood, metal or other materials, using manual or mechanical tools.

Characteristic functions

The employee in this class of employment carries out general structural framework and finishing work and any other work, such as erecting and dismantling concrete casings, building, assembling and dismantling scaffolding, installing doors, door frames, locks, lock barrels, insulation, window panes, acoustic tiles on stationary or suspended ceilings, installing and repairing parquet floors, installing windows, removing and installing metal or wood dividing walls, building and repairing furniture, cupboards, shelves and other woodwork which is not part of cabinetmaking.

As part of his or her duties, the employee may also perform assembling, gluing, sanding and fitting duties.

On occasion, he or she may be required to coordinate the work of less experienced or nonspecialized workmen.

If need be, he or she performs any other related duty.

Required qualifications

Schooling and experience or qualification certificate

Hold a Diploma of Vocational Studies in Carpentry or in any other appropriate specialty for the class of employment or a diploma or an attestation of studies recognized as equivalent by the competent authority, and have three (3) years of pertinent experience.


Hold an equivalent valid qualification certificate for the class of employment issued by a recognized body.

*The nature of the work, the characteristic duties and the qualifications required are taken from the Classification Plan

Rates and steps (dollars)

2016-04-01 to
2017-04-01 to
2018-04-01 to
Rates as of
22,10 22,43 22,82 23,28 23,87