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Do you have the passion?

With every hire, our goal is to launch that person onto a meaningful career path in the woodworking trade.

What you can expect

  • A diverse and multicultural workforce
  • A collaborative team
  • A respectful supportive environment
  • A safe, clean, well-lit, ventilated workspace
  • Top-of-the-line equipment
  • Generous benefits
  • Mentoring and training

What we require

  • Commitment
  • Pride of work
  • Reliability
  • Full attention
  • Passion and dedication to the craft

Opportunities

Please reach out to us if you have interest in our company as we are always looking for good people to join our team.

  • Estimator

    Apr 29, 2021 Full Time
    We are growing and currently seeking an experienced Estimator to join our team and work on the most prestigious and challenging projects in the industry. An Estimator who will lead us into our next phase of growth. We are seeking an individual who has the love of the craft combined with the technical knowledge. As Estimator your responsibilities will include, but not limited to:
     
    • Coordinating scope of work for each project.
    • Reviewing project plans, specifications and pricing.
    • Preparing budget and general conditions estimates for entire project.
    • Attending project site pre-bid meetings and site tours.
    • Work with Project Management to develop a comprehensive understanding of the project and establish a project strategy.
    • Building effective relationships with customers, design team, subcontractors, suppliers, and user groups that reflect and support Mark Richey Woodworking’s core values.

    Requirements

    • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
    • A positive and professional attitude.
    • Proficient computer skills.
    • The ability to use estimating software, MS Office, bid management, online plan rooms and database applications.
    • Thorough knowledge of architectural millwork.
    • 10+ years of Estimating experience and knowledge of construction materials and methods.
    • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Construction Management or equivalent.

    Our benefits include, several health insurance options (80% company paid), dental, vision, a weekly employer 401k contribution, paid holidays, paid sick, paid vacation and an opportunity to work with a dedicated Team of highly skilled professionals.   

    Mark Richey Woodworking provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

     
  • Procurement Manager

    Apr 29, 2021 Full Time

     

    Primary Focus: Supports the Project Management Team by quantifying, researching, and purchasing quality products and services, while keeping costs under control and maintaining schedule.

    Job Functions and Responsibilities

    • Perform accurate material takeoffs.
    • Research and identify supplier/vendors/subcontractors.
    • Solicit pricing from selected suppliers/vendors/subcontractors.
    • Negotiate with suppliers/vendors/subcontractors to achieve desired quality, price, and timetables.
    • Prepare purchase orders with clear specifications and price.
    • Place the orders with suppliers/vendors/subcontractors.
    • Follow up with supplier/vendor subcontractor to insure timely delivery.
    • Follow Job schedules to ensure materials are inhouse before start of work.
    • Keep order information accessible by sorting and filing documents in designated job folders.
    • Order sample products for submittal, approval, and in-house evaluation.
    • Work with vendors and accounting to resolve invoice & pricing discrepancies.
    • Research outstanding purchase orders.
    • Conduct self-guided research to become familiar with what products are available as well as their costs and benefits.
    • Develop & maintain professional relationships with all key suppliers.
    • Assist receivers and job captains with logging of materials by labeling purchase order i.e. item use location.
    • Take corrective action when defective goods are received. Request RGA/RMA notify Accounting.
    • Research for Estimating; product, sizing, pricing, availability, special installation requirements.
    • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.

     Requirements and Qualifications

    • Extensive knowledge of products.
    • Strong communication and negotiation skills.
    • Analytical and mathematical capabilities in order to compare prices and quantities.
    • Keen eye for detail.
    • Effective relationship building skills.
    • Experience in a purchasing role preferred.
    • Ability to read architectural and shop drawings.
    • Millwork/woodworking background.

     Required Skills/Abilities:

    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with proven negotiation skills.
    • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
    • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite.

    If you have a passion for quality, a commitment to excellence and the ability to work in a fast-paced state-of-the-art environment then this is the job for you.

    Our benefits include, several health insurance options (80% company paid), dental, vision, a weekly employer 401k contribution, paid holidays, paid sick, paid vacation and an opportunity to work with a dedicated Team of highly skilled craftspeople and professionals.

    Mark Richey Woodworking provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

     

  • Project Manager

    Apr 29, 2021 Full Time

    We are growing and currently seeking an experienced Project Manager to join our team and work on the most prestigious projects in the industry. A Project Manager who has the love of the craft combined with the technical knowledge and experience to lead challenging and rewarding projects.  As Project Manager, your responsibilities will include, but not limited to:

    • Planning and monitoring projects to ensure customers’ expectations are met.
    • Deliver project on time and within budget.
    • Act as the communicator between our millwork shop, the general contractor, the architect, the developer, and the end user on projects to ensure successful projects.
    • Production review of work in process to insure compliance.
    • Responsible for creating weekly schedules with information derived from production schedule and engineering outline schedule.
    • Complete financial responsibility for the projects and or work orders assigned.

    Requirements include:

    • 5+ years of project management experience.
    • Solid understanding of architectural production procedures as they apply to construction techniques.
    • Construction costs/scheduling, time management, and internal budgeting.
    • Proactive problem-solving abilities.
    • Proficient computer skills.
    • Excellent communication skills.
    • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Architecture or equivalent.

    If you have a passion for quality, a commitment to excellence and the ability to work in a fast-paced state-of-the-art environment then this is the job for you.

    Our benefits include, several health insurance options (80% company paid), dental, vision, a weekly employer 401k contribution, paid holidays, paid sick, paid vacation and an opportunity to work with a dedicated Team of highly skilled craftspeople and professionals.

    Mark Richey Woodworking provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

     

  • Woodworker

    Apr 29, 2021 Full Time

    Mark Richey Woodworking is a Nationally Acclaimed Architectural Millwork Company and is one of the country’s greenest manufacturers. Our 130,000sf shop is run almost entirely by renewable energy. Our services include monumental custom work for corporate, institutional, retail, restaurant and residential clients.

    We are growing and currently seeking an experienced Woodworker to join our team and work on the most prestigious and challenging projects in the industry. As Woodworker your responsibilities will include, but not limited to:

    • Follow instruction and learn architectural woodworking and cabinetry (all aspects).
    • Operate all equipment as directed, but not before being instructed by Job Captain.
    • Be proficient in the woodworking tasks such as, but not limited to, milling lumber, panel processing, ripping, crosscutting, sanding, all equipment/machinery functions (except shaper), case construction, laminating, solid woodwork, door construction, veneer work, gluing, and pressing.
    • Learn advanced woodworking techniques and stay informed on related shop technology.
    • Be familiar with plastic, glass, hardware applications and metal work.
    • Be proficient at reading and working from blueprints accurately

     Requirements

    • A positive and professional attitude
    • Good organizational skills
    • Proficient at reading and working from blueprints accurately
    • A minimum of three years of architectural woodworking or related job experience.

    If you have a passion for quality, a commitment to excellence and the ability to work in a fast-paced state-of-the-art environment then this is the job for you.

    Our benefits include, several health insurance options (80% company paid), dental (80% company paid), vision, a weekly employer 401k contribution, paid holidays, paid sick, paid vacation and an opportunity to work with a dedicated Team of highly skilled craftspeople and professionals.   

    Mark Richey Woodworking provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

    Contact Denise Puleo, 978-463-7224 or dpuleo@markrichey.com

To apply for a position, download the application and send the completed application as well as your resume to mrw@markrichey.com or mail it to
40 Parker Street,
Newburyport, MA 01950

No phone calls please. Mark Richey Woodworking is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Benefits

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Long-term Disability Insurance
  • 401(K) with Employer Match
  • Paid Holidays and Vacations
  • Discretionary Profit-sharing and Bonuses
  • Training & Development

  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Reimbursement towards gym membership
  • Reimbursement towards prescription safety glasses
  • Summer and winter company parties
  • Located close to public transportation

We are Union members of Local 51 of the New England Regional Council of Carpenters.


W/MBE logo

Mark Richey Woodworking is certified as a Minority/Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE) by the Supplier Diversity Office of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Working with companies with this designation assists government agencies in meeting their affirmative purchasing and contracting goals.

Mark Richey Woodworking positions include:

  • Project Manager
  • Drafter / Engineer
  • Estimator
  • Accounting and Administration
  • Human Resources
  • Fabricator
  • CNC
  • Finisher
  • Shipping and Receiving

Apprenticeship Program

The Mark Richey apprenticeship program is designed to guide a newly hired employee with limited woodworking experience through all aspects of architectural woodworking including hand-tool use, machine operations, time management and all shop safety requirements.

The comprehensive 18-month program provides all the necessary personal attention and shop-taught skills modules to become an accomplished woodworker. Upon graduation from the Apprentice program, the woodworker will have attained a skill competence level comparable to five years of woodshop experience.

Training

We believe in the power of continuing education for all of our employees. Increasing our skills helps us keep our edge in the marketplace. Just as important, we gain self-respect and pride as we pursue our craft.

Our company has a long history of providing ongoing training to our office and shop employees. Whether the instruction be in-house on the latest project management software, or outside at a course on veneering, we strive to help our people become the best-trained staff in the business.


J-1 Visa Program

Mark Richey Woodworking welcomes talented woodworkers from outside the United States that participate in the 18-month J-1 Visa Program. We have hosted workers from Ecuador, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Latvia and Peru.

We benefit from the fresh perspectives and methods our visitors bring: they in turn get to broaden their skills and outlook, and see how a US architectural woodwork business operates.