Construction Builder (Maker) at Pratt Guys

Pratt Guys

Construction Builder (Maker)

Full-Time in Jacksonville, FL - Entry Level - Construction Team


Pratt Guys is actively seeking a Construction Builder, which we call “Makers”, to be part of our award winning team to build our custom backyards.

Pratt Guys is proud to be Florida’s top-rated backyard designer, builder, and outdoor retailer. From pergolas, pavers, and pools to outdoor kitchens, dream backyards, and everything you need to enjoy them, we build with American pride and every product we sell carries the Pratt Promise.

Reports directly to: Crew Leader

Department: Construction Team

Hours: Monday-Friday, 7am-5pm (can vary), occasional Saturdays / Full Time


  • Working with lumber, cutting and building products of all sizes
  • Building backyard structures within all stages of the project within code, planning accurately and efficiently (project examples: pergolas, cabanas, outdoor kitchens, decks, patios, etc)
  • Performing finishing stages for wood/concrete (stain, sealer, paint, etc.)
  • Communicating effectively with subcontractors, project build team and homeowners
  • Using smartphone applications and web-based software. (ie: Basecamp, Slack, Google apps)
  • Duties can evolve depending on employee's skill sets and responsibilities of the role, which can fluctuate in response to daily client/business demands


  • 2-3 years experience in the field of construction, woodworking, and/or related fields (4-6 years preferred)
  • Exemplifies excellent craftsmanship in all areas of labor
  • Able to read and communicate a tape measure.
  • A professional, safe understanding of common hand tools, power tools and all woodworking machines. (table-saw, band-saw, planer, circular saw, router)
  • Professional level of experience with power tools and hand tools
  • General understanding of common build processes (framing, trim/woodworking, reading build plans)
  • Strives to give their best self every single day, motivated to be wildly successful
  • Works effectively in a team environment
  • Ability to manage time wisely
  • Uses tools responsibly and always cleans up the work area after themselves
  • Has a current/valid driver's license and a vehicle for transportation to and from Pratt Guys
  • Strong problem solving skills, meeting unexpected problems head on with solutions that work
  • Comprehension of Pratt Guys Design and Project Process
  • Ability to deliver the Pratt Guys experience and Pratt Promise™ every single day (Learn about this at


  • Competitive pay, based off years of related experience (Starting pay range is between $11 and $15 an hour) - Lots of growth opportunities
  • Health care options available
  • Paid time off for listed holidays, birthdays and work anniversaries

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