Calling All Carpenters!

Natural Systems Design office

Good news! We hired for this position!

Chuckanut Builders is a Bellingham-based general contractor that specializes in custom, high performance residential and commercial building projects within Bellingham’s core neighborhoods.

We are part of the growing network of Bellingham businesses that embrace the triple bottom line and believe that work should be fun. Since founding our business, we have strived to bring together a crew that is committed to sustainable building and who enjoy the challenge of helping our clients reduce their carbon footprint. Our hope is that our crew looks forward to coming to work (at least most days!) and that our employees can grow professionally within the business.

Weekends and vacations often find us in the mountains, on the water, and spending time with family and friends. Our excitement for these endeavors carries over into our professional lives and the work environment we have created together…and we’re looking for an individual who wants to join in this work with us.








Build, install and repair structures, finishes, fixtures and any other constructions using different types of materials such as wood, steel and composite products. Chuckanut Builders performs work on residential and commercial new builds and remodels with an emphasis on building performance and sustainable materials.


  • Experience in new construction & remodeling.
  • Experience with (or interest in high-performance buildings and building techniques
  • Comfortable communicating professionally and respectfully with clients, co-workers and trade contractors.
  • Able to field subcontractor and client questions when the lead isn’t on site.
  • Experience managing email and an online calendar.
  • Maintain a tidy, organized jobsite, keep accurate records and respond promptly to messages and email.


Full time: 36 hours per week

Pay is hourly, DOE

Health insurance

2 weeks paid vacation

PFML (per WA law)


Send a cover letter and resume to with “Carpenter” in the subject line.  Interviews will start August 2020. All qualified applicants will receive consideration. Chuckanut Builders is committed to creating an environment where a diverse crew of folks can show up and do their best work every day.