Timber Framer / Carpenter

New Energy Works (NEW) crafts custom heavy timber projects using CNC and traditional tooling, raising these frames around the US from either of our two shops, in Oregon and Western New York. Please review our site at for more information.

We are looking for timber framers in Farmington, NY. This position is for a quality-oriented craftsman with framing and carpentry experience helpful but not essential. You'll need an efficient production mentality to work with heavy timber in creating our products. Both field and shop experience is important, as we work on site during installations and in the shop during fabrication. This can mean travel or longer commutes. However, a demonstrated skill level and experience in a wood shop setting is critical. Understanding layout, portable and stationary tools, and, as a bonus, CNC and CAD experience, will all be valued but not required.

The job requires:

  • The ability to perform tasks in all areas and aspects of timber framing.
  • The aptitude to work with tools, timbers and materials is essential.
  • The capacity to lift and manipulate objects of up to 50 lbs. for 500 feet.
  • Some driving is required therefore a valid driver's license is a must.
  • The desire to travel is required as we work both locally and regionally.

NEW operates on the triple bottom line philosophy of people, planet, and profits and believe in the community of our co-workers.

This position is full time with a great benefits packages. The benefits package includes 70% paid medical, holidays and vacation, a 401k plan, we are a 30% owned ESOP company, and when appropriate--profit-sharing.

Resumes and cover letters only, replying to this ad. We don't discriminate for all the right reasons but are partial to smart people with lots of common sense. We apologize in advance, as we will not be able to respond to all inquiries.

1180 Commercial Drive
Farmington, NY 14425

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