Career Opportunities at DTC  

Are you a stickler and a purist with a sense of urgency? Come join a company with 20+ years experience building highly regarded, architecturally significant projects in the Portland area. We are a group of fun, focused, hard-working and dynamic professionals placing high value on creativity, a keen sense of empathy and clear, concise communication. You will find here a supportive and collaborative working environment, with a competitive benefits package and focus on professional growth.

Project Administrator

At present we are in search of a person with chameleon-like qualities to own our Project Administrator position. The person we hire into this position will take delight in the many moving parts of a construction project. With an emphasis on providing coordinating & administrative support to the Project Manager & Superintendent, duties will run the gamut of product research to assisting with Project documentation to coordinating materials mock-ups. 

Below are a few examples of work one could expect on any given day:

1) Attend and take notes for dispersal at design meetings, weekly site meetings and other project related goings-on

2) Assist Project Managers with budget & scheduling documents and organizing project information in both digital and paper format

3) Coordinate with subcontractors and vendors to facilitate means, methods and budgets in materials selection process

4) Liaise between the office and field in an effort to meet deadlines and protocols

Driving, along with a valid driver’s license and good driving record, are also required.

To Apply: Please email a cover letter and resume including the job title in your subject line to careers@dtcportland.com. We are committed to equal opportunity in employment. We perform background checks and safety trainings for all new hires. No phone calls please.

High-end Frame-to-Finish Carpenter  

Experience in high-end residential, with an emphasis on new construction or large remodels. This position serves as the glue between trades; filling in the gaps and optimizing quality. The most technical and exacting tasks are reserved for our carpenters. 

Candidates should have a robust suite of tools including, but not limited to: circular saw, reciprocating saw, screw gun, levels, the full range of hand tools, etc. The company provides and checks out utility tools and more specialized tools as needed. A reasonable construction vehicle in good condition is also preferred. 

This position requires periods of unsupervised work, ability to assess and improvise solutions efficiently, ability to delegate as needed and the commitment to clear and effective communication. 

Minimum Requirements: 5+ years of industry experience. Properly insured vehicle, valid DL and good driving record.

To Apply: Please email a cover letter and resume including the job title in your subject line to careers@dtcportland.com. We are committed to equal opportunity in employment. We perform background checks and safety trainings for all new hires. No phone calls please.

Construction Site Assistant

There is no industry experience required for this position, but a more than passing interest in construction and/or architecture is preferred. This position will run the gamut from errand running & job site cleaning to trenching & carpentry assistance. 

There will be opportunities aplenty for the candidate who takes the time to ask questions; makes an effort to absorb the resources around them; puts a positive spin on sometimes tedious and onerous work. 

This position requires ambulation, lifting, standing for long periods, crouching, crawling, climbing, twisting, bending, etc. Driving, along with a valid driver’s license and good driving record, are also required.

To Apply: Please email a cover letter and resume including the job title in your subject line to careers@dtcportland.com. We are committed to equal opportunity in employment. We perform background checks and safety trainings for all new hires. No phone calls please.