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Trim Finish Carpenter

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1551 Franklin St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506
2499 Forest Hill Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Minimum Experience:

5 years

Job Status:

Full Time

Managing Others:


Contact Information:

Clark is searching for a full time Carpenter to join our Capitol Projects & Facilities team. This person will provide carpentry and maintenance services to our senior living community at the Franklin and Keller Lake campuses. We are seeking someone with trim finish experience.

Job Responsibilities:

• Repair / Install locksets
• Adjust doors and related door and cabinet hardware
• Repair windows and related hardware and Install window blinds
• Install appliances
• Make minor wall repairs (primarily drywall or concrete)
• Make repairs to shingled and flat roofing
• Adheres to the principles of service excellence
• Other duties as assigned

• Install manufactured cabinets
• Construct/install closet shelving and organizers
• Cut down and fit metal and wood doors
• Install and repair wood trim
• Hang and finish drywall
• Painting “touchups”
• Help “brainstorm” room renovations / floor plan layouts
• Demolition
• Make renovations to resident rooms (construct kitchenettes, enlarge closets, enlarge bathrooms, built-in’s, etc.)
• Install acoustical ceiling grid and ceiling tiles
• Exteriors (Roofing and siding)
• Laminate countertops
• Finish carpentry
• Framing carpentry (steel and wood studs)
• Ceramic tile work
• Other duties as assigned


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Valid Drivers License (required)
  • Residential Builders License (preferred, not required)

About Clark:

Clark is a Life Plan Community with a continuum of care. Our staff of professionals are committed to providing excellent service and a warm atmosphere for residents, visitors, and staff. Clark at Franklin is located on the South East side of Grand Rapids, nearest to the East Grand Rapids area. Clark is a growing organization and provides independent living apartment homes, as well as assisted living, memory care, long-term care, and access to other ancillary services. We pride ourselves on our Life Enrichment Montessori programming to create a high quality of life environment for our residents.

What We Offer:

Clark offers a benefits package that goes above and beyond.*

Benefits-eligible employees can take advantage of:

  • Generous paid-time off (PTO) program including planned time off, sick time, and holidays
  • Medical, dental, and vision plans
  • Clark sponsored Health Savings Account
  • 403(b) program with Clark match and annual contribution (age 21 or older)
  • Extended illness benefits
  • Tuition reimbursement to promote lifelong learning and career advancement
  • Short and long-term disability insurance
  • Life insurance – 100% coverage by Clark
  • Easy access to public transportation
  • Discounts to local and national companies

*Benefits are subject to change without notice. Benefits details dependent on employment status.

Clark is a drug-free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Clark values employees and is serious about supporting their health and professional development. We’ve been named on of “West Michigan’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” for three years in a row.

If this sounds like you, then please apply for this position. When applying, please include all work history. List your employers, starting with the most current/recent, including self-employment.

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