Careers at Grain

We are in the business of helping our General Contractors, Architects, Interior Designers and Real Estate Developers complete their projects successfully.  So, it’s key that we have the best people on our team. Take a look at our open positions for you to add your skills, energy and ideals to our growing company.

We are always interested in talking with experienced millworkers who can contribute to our team.  If you wish to explore potential opportunities with us, feel free to send an email to brandon@grainarchitecturalmillwork.com. Grain is an equal opportunity employer.

Shop Foreman - Commercial Millwork

Grain Architectural Millwork is growing and seeking an experienced shop foreman to supervise shop production.  This is a full-time position – working four 10-hour days each week.  We offer competitive compensation, benefits and a great work environment.

We are a full service custom architectural millwork / woodworking company located in East Boston.  Our focus is on the commercial sector with many unique and complex projects.  Our commitment is to fabricating high-quality millwork and exceeding our customer’s expectations.

Job Responsibilities:

The Shop Foreman reports to the Owner and his/her tasks include but are not limited to: management of personnel, overseeing execution of the production schedule, supervision and engagement in all shop related fabrication projects, facilitating a productive and efficient work flow, maintaining a safe and clean work environment, and implementation of policy and procedures to improve overall shop efficiency and quality.  At times, this position will require that you serve as a fabricator, working with the team.

  • Management of personnel (2 to 4) and maintaining a team work environment
  • Coordination of project requirements with the Owner
  • Assignment of duties to shop personnel
  • Oversight and execution of the project production schedule
  • Ensures high quality work standards and attention to detail are consistently achieved
  • Facilitates a productive and efficient work flow
  • Maintains a safe and clean work environment
  • Reads and interprets drawings and project documents ensuring work is fabricated to specifications.
  • Ensures maintenance of shop machinery and tools

Job Requirements & Skills: 

  • High school diploma.  Technical school and / or college is a plus
  • Minimum of 3 years supervisory experience in a shop
  • Minimum of 5 years working as a fabricator in a millwork or cabinet shop
  • Experience running a shop that delivers high quality work while maintain high volume output
  • Excellent organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Strong oral and written communications skills
  • Maintain a collaborative and productive work environment
  • Attention to detail and commitment to high quality work
  • Professional, highly motivated and willing to learn
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Knowledge and compliance with safety standards

We offer a competitive compensation package, career growth and a great work environment.

Benefits: Health Insurance, paid holidays, paid vacation, bonus potential

Work Week: Four 10-hour days

Woodworking Fabricator

Grain Architectural Millwork is growing and seeking experienced woodworking fabricators to support our growing business.  This is a full time position – working four 10 hour days each week. We offer competitive compensation, benefits and a great work environment.

We are a full service custom architectural millwork / woodworking company located in East Boston.  Our focus is on the commercial sector with many unique and complex projects. Our commitment is to fabricating high quality millwork and exceeding our customer’s expectations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Read and interpret drawings and project documents ensuring custom millwork is fabricated to specifications.
  • Follow written instructions in production packets, work orders and drawings, etc.
  • Fabrication of custom millwork including cabinets, laminate casework, counter tops, paneling, wall systems, decorative millwork and the like.
  • Use of standard woodworking machinery and hand tools for milling, fabrication, sanding and assembly.
  • Quality craftsmanship and attention to detail
  • Strict adherence to safety standards
  • Maintenance of shop machinery and tools
  • Being part of a team and doing whatever it takes to meet timelines, quality standards and customer expectations.

Job Requirements: 

  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years working as a fabricator in a millwork or cabinet shop
  • Reading and understanding architectural plans, shop drawings, etc.
  • Attention to detail and commitment to high quality work
  • Professional, highly motivated and willing to learn
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Knowledge and compliance with safety practices
  • High school diploma.  Technical school and / or college is highly desired.

We offer a competitive compensation package, career growth and a  great work environment.

Benefits: Health Insurance, paid holidays, paid vacation, bonus potential

Work Week: Four 10 hour days

Millwork Installer & Fabricator

Grain Architectural Millwork is growing and looking for an experienced millwork fabricator / installer (combination).   The right person will be driven by quality workmanship and attention to detail.  This is a full time position – working four 10-hour days each week.  We offer competitive compensation, benefits, career growth and a great work environment.

Grain is a full service custom architectural millwork / woodworking company located in East Boston.  Our work is in the commercial sector with many unique and complex projects. Our commitment is to fabricating high-quality millwork and exceeding our customer’s expectations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Rotates between fabrication and installation work depending on project requirements.
  • Reads and interprets drawings and project documents ensuring custom millwork is fabricated and installed to specifications.
  • Follows written instructions in production packets, work orders and drawings, etc.
  • Fabrication and installation of custom millwork including cabinets, laminate casework, counter tops, paneling, wall systems, decorative millwork and the like.
  • Use of standard woodworking machinery and hand tools for milling, fabrication, sanding, assembly and installation.
  • Quality craftsmanship and attention to detail is very important
  • Strict adherence to safety standards
  • Maintenance of shop machinery and tools
  • Being part of a team and doing whatever it takes to meet timelines, quality standards and customer expectations.

Job Requirements: 

  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years working as a fabricator in a millwork or cabinet shop
  • Reading and understanding architectural plans, shop drawings, etc.
  • Attention to detail and commitment to high quality work
  • Professional, highly motivated and willing to learn
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Knowledge and compliance with safety practices
  • High school diploma.  Technical school and / or college is highly desired.

We offer a competitive compensation package, career growth and a  great work environment.

Benefits: Health Insurance, paid holidays, paid vacation, bonus potential.

Work Week: Four 10-hour days