Skip to content


Now Hiring

Based in Boulder, CO, Melton Design Build is one of the top firms in the country. With a focus on ecstatic clients and happy employees, we’ve made it possible for hundreds of residents to enjoy well-designed homes that enhance their lifestyles since 1993.


The Carpenter position is an artisan with the skill and experience necessary to perform a variety of general construction activities. This position must be able to complete exceptional quality of work in an efficient manner with minimal supervision.

Essential Functions

  • Performs tasks on all areas and aspects of construction projects.
  • Performs quality work at all times and willingly rework projects as requested.
  • Completes projects on-budget, on-schedule, while ensuring customer satisfaction.
  • Coordinates with Project Manager for material needed to complete work.
  • Must be able to lay out, measure, plan, and execute work activities.
  • Must have good organizational skills and daily planning habits
  • Communicates daily with Lead Carpenter and/or Project Manager with regards to daily accomplishments and next day’s assignments.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Skills & Knowledge

  • Proficient in the use of a variety of power and hand tools.
  • Possesses a high level of professionalism in interacting with clients.
  • Ability to track time and work activities through electronic tracking system.
  • Ability to use Smart Sheets for schedules and task list updating.
  • Ability to read blueprints.
  • Ability to follow and practice safety protocols.

Education & Experience

  • Preferably 3+ years of carpentry experience.
  • Experience in framing, finish and trim for interior and exterior trim.
  • Able to read blueprints.

Work Environment

  • Must be able to operate carpentry tools.
  • Must have a positive can do attitude
  • Must be able to follow and practice safety protocols

Physical Demand

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, stand, talk and communicate, use hands/fingers, and reach with arms.
  • The position requires the ability to bend and lift up to 50 lbs.

Other Requirements

  • Must have an extensive set of personal tools which can be used on the job.
  • Must have a reliable transportation to reach client locations.

Contributing Behaviors:

  • Emotional intelligence
  • Building and exhibiting team member trust
  • Engaging in effective and productive communication
  • Engaging in unfiltered conflict around ideas
  • Commitment to decisions and plans of action
  • Holding oneself and other accountable for delivering against the agreed upon action plans
  • Focusing on the achievement of collective results


Melton offers an excellent benefits package, including:

  • 100% paid health, dental and vision insurance
  • Healthcare and Dependent Care FSAs
  • Short Term Disability
  • Employee Wellness Reimbursements
  • Company-matching Simple IRA
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • Paid holidays
  • Tool loan program 
  • Competitive salary
  • Fun & rewarding place to work
  • Monthly employee events and annual parties
  • Core values that include integrity, respect, dependability, and continuous improvement
  • Training and career advancement opportunities
  • Family-friendly atmosphere

Position Pay Information:

Full Time (40 hours)
$25-$30 / Hour

Why Work With Melton

At Melton Design Build, our commitment to a people-first culture extends beyond our projects to the very heart of our team. As a proud Certified B Corp, we passionately believe in not just doing well, but doing good—offering a benefits package that reflects our deep commitment to employee well-being and community impact. From 100% employer-paid medical premiums to enriching work-life balance initiatives, and robust retirement planning, we ensure every team member feels valued, supported, and empowered.

Comprehensive Health Plan

100% paid medical premiums. Comprehensive dental and vision plans. Plus an HRA to offset costs.

Financial Wellbeing

Simple IRA with a match, enhancing your savings. FSAs for health and dependent care, stretching your dollar further.

Work-Life Harmony

Generous vacation and sick leave. Seven holidays off. Engage and grow with our community and team events.

Total Well-Being Support

From wellness reimbursements for your fitness journey to an extensive Employee Assistance Program for life’s challenges.

Work with Us