Restoration Carpenter

WMG Historic Restoration is seeking a shop/field carpenter to assist with the following tasks in our South Jersey shop and on-site at various locations in the tri-state area:

  • Window extraction and installations including board up, jamb prep and storm window installation
  • Carpentry: Trim carpentry, dutchman repairs, epoxy repairs, millwork
  • Shopwork: Sash repairs, dutchman and epoxy repairs, millwork
  • Paint stripping and sanding
  • Glass cutting and glass cleaning
  • Glass setting and putty glazing

Skills and characteristics sought:

  • 3-5 years experience and/or hands-on training
  • Own basic tool kit (battery tools, hand-tools, etc.)
  • Valid drivers license
  • Knowledge of working with power and hand tools
  • Attention to detail
  • Physical strength and endurance
  • Neatness, punctuality, communication skills
  • Evaluation of skills to include: Door hanging, Machine set up, Material selection, Mitre assembly, Router use, Table saw set up and safety
  • Special consideration given for skills such as finish painting, putty glazing, stain glass repair mechanical skills (electrical/plumbing) or experience working with historic/preservation projects.

Compensation:  $18-$22 per hour, negotiable based on experience, opportunity to work on select prevailing wage projects.

Please send resume and references from 3 past jobs detailing responsibilities and job performance to wmgrestoration@gmail.com.

Restoration Technician

WMG Historic Restoration is seeking a restoration technician to assist with the following tasks in our South Jersey shop and on-site at various locations in the tri-state area:

  • Paint stripping and sanding
  • Glass cataloging
  • Glass cutting and cleaning
  • Maintaining shop safety/cleanliness standards
  • Assist with installations at commercial and residential job sites
  • Various Errands- picking up materials, lumberyard runs etc.


Skills and characteristics sought:

  • Familiarity with power and hand tools
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to think laterally: looking at an individual situation and observing what is required.
  • Physical stamina
  • Flexibility and adaptability to constantly changing situations
  • Neatness, punctuality, communication skills
  • Valid drivers license
  • Vehicle for transportation to job sites in a 50 mile radius

Additional training provided.

Compensation:  $12-$15 per hour, negotiable based on experience, opportunity to work on select prevailing wage projects.

Please send resume and references from 3 past jobs to wmgrestoration@gmail.com.