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Driver/Carpenter's Assistant

Full-Time Position, Days

Location: Rockwood South Hill

Job Description

Obtain detailed information concerning construction projects underway. Prepares a list of daily materials/supplies needed from multiple job locations. Drives to various vendors and delivers the materials/supplies to each job site. When not driving, this position will assist with the demolition of houses and apartments, framing, drywall, painting, flooring, tile, vinyl, laminates, and other carpentry or labor duties as assigned.

Job Shift

  • Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Note: Please be advised that per Gov. Inslee’s proclamation, as a condition of employment with Rockwood Retirement Communities, you must be fully vaccinated by October 18, 2021. If an employee needs accommodation from this mandate due to a disability under the ADA or Washington Law Against Discrimination or due to a sincerely held religious belief, the employee should contact the Agency’s Human Resources Department.


  • Safely and courteously operate a motor vehicle, sometimes in inclement weather
  • Compile an accurate daily list of the materials/supplies needed from multiple job sites on the Rockwood Retirement Community campus
  • Drive to various vendors, businesses, or locations to pick up materials/supplies, sometimes multiple times a da
  • Maintain communication with carpenters and deliver materials/supplies in a timely manner
  • Assist with carpentry, demolition, painting, job site, and shop cleanup
  • Safely use various hand and power tools
  • Keep a record of and maintain an inventory of commonly used supplies
  • Assist with snow removal when required

Required Skills and Experience

  • Valid driver’s license
  • Some knowledge of building materials, methods, and tools (Preferred)
  • Be highly organized and able to prioritize daily needs
  • Have good self-direction, be reliable and timely
  • Be flexible with a dynamic and often changing work environment
  • English language proficiency


All employees regularly scheduled to work at least 30 hours a week and completed our waiting period are eligible for the following benefits:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision & TruHear Insurance
  • Paid Sick Leave and Vacation - available after 90-days of service
  • 6 Paid Holidays and 2 Personal Holidays per calendar year after 90-days of service
  • Holiday pay for all hourly employees that work a designated holiday - no waiting period
  • Flex Spending Accounts
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • 403(B) with match and no waiting period to begin deferrals
  • Group Life Insurance & AD&D
  • Voluntary Life Insurance & AD&D
  • Critical Illness
  • Critical Accident
  • Identity Theft Protection Assistance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Jury Duty, Bereavement Leave, Pet Bereavement, Personal Leave, Family Leave, and Military Leave

Additional perks include

  • Free soup and discounted meal prices
  • Food Pantry, Free/Discreet
  • Employee Financial Assistance Fund (Rockwood Residents' Foundation Benefits)
  • Continuing Education Scholarships (Rockwood Residents' Foundation Benefits)
  • Paid Job Shadowing opportunities
  • Sponsorship opportunities for Nursing Assistant Certification
  • Employee Bus Pass Program – Deep discount
  • Free Fitness Center access for employees and a guest on campus
  • Employee Health and Wellness Program [participation results in discounted monthly insurance premiums]
  • Payroll deductions for coffee and meals at our restaurants
  • Ability to purchase discounted Premiere Movie Passes
  • Employee Appreciation Events
  • Years of Service Celebrations and Awards
  • Referral Programs
  • Free Flu Shot
  • Free Hepatitis B Vaccine
  • Free parking
  • Open Door Philosophy
  • Encourage and support promotions from within

Fair, fun, kind, caring, safe, diverse, family-like atmosphere

You may apply online now, or submit an intent to apply form, to notify us of your interest, and complete your application later.

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