Cabinet Shop Builder


Smyrna - 1 (Smyrna, TN)


Job Summary:

The Cabinetmaker will create and build custom built-in and freestanding cabinets and furniture

Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Builds project accurately and within time and budget specifications.
  • Uses saws, power tools, sanders, hand tools, wood glue, screws, dowels, screws, and other tools and fasteners to complete the project.
  • Cuts, shapes, and prepares the surfaces of wood and constructs complete project.
  • Attaches specified door pulls and hardware and hangs cabinet doors on frames.
  • Finishes surfaces according to specifications by sanding, staining, and applying veneer, stain, or polish.
  • Repairs or refinishes wood furniture or cabinets for customers.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Excellent verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to fit cabinets around existing appliances.
  • Excellent listening skills.
  • Ability to appropriately measure and skillfully build.
  • Very good math and spatial skills.
  • Thorough understanding of and ability to operate complex and basic tools.
  • Extremely accurate and detail-oriented.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Completion of cabinet-building apprenticeship.
  • Work experience preferred.

Physical Requirements:

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift and carry loads of wood and tools as needed to complete jobs.
  • Prolonged periods standing and building.
  • Must be able to bend, squat, reach, stretch, and move in order to take accurate and appropriate measurements.
  • Visual acuity necessary to measure and assemble furniture and to read plans.