Furniture Carpenter

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POSITION: Furniture Carpenter
Location: Dar es Salaam.

Furniture Carpenter will generally be responsible for designing, building, and repairing various types of furniture such as wooden chairs, shelves, drawers, tables, etc.


  • Carry out planning and survey to identify and implement of trending styles and ideas in construction
  • Interact with clients to obtain information as regards their specification and preferences for a project
  • Proffer recommendation on appropriate furniture designs and styles, considering costs and choice
  • Provide cost estimate of materials required for the construction of wooden fixture
  • Select suitable wood type, as well as other materials needed for construction work
  • Create custom woodworks used in the crafting of fine furniture units
  • Repair or replace damaged wood parts in structures such as beds, cabinets, and desks
  • Ensure the regularity of woodwork by carrying out smoothening and various operation using planes and staining materials
  • Conduct studies on classic woodwork to attempt a reinvention or reconstruction of such designs
  • Take measurements to establish furniture dimensions during the design or construction of wooden structures
  • Cut and shape wood materials to obtain components for a furniture unit
  • Assemble and join wood components with the aid of nails, glue, and hammer to form a complete structure
  • Bore holes on wood materials/structures to create lodge space for screws and bolts
  • Install wood add-ons such as hinges, handles, and locks onto finished products
  • Guide and supervise the activities of junior or trainee furniture carpenters.


  • At least Diploma or Technical Training Program in carpentry
  • Minimum 4years carpentry experience
  • Must be skilled in the use of various tools and machines to create desired patterns and shapes Experience with accounting system will be given preference

Application Mode
All Applications should be sent to careers3@kprecruiters.co.tz before 20th November 2017.



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