Job Opportunities

Restoration Carpenter

We’re Ready to Grow and you can help! Thoughtful Craftsmen, Inc is creating a new, ground-floor opportunity for a confident person with a passion for excellence in restoration carpentry. 

How would you like to join a small, enthusiastic team that works to restore the historical homes on Milwaukee’s East Side? Where your passion and persistence will be appreciated and well-rewarded? Where there is plenty of opportunity for personal and career growth and advancement? 

Thoughtful Craftsmen, Inc is ready to grow, and we need your help to fulfill our vision to become the premier historical restoration provider in Wisconsin. We’re looking for a special person who has general framing and finishing skills, a knack for problem solving and communication skills. 

Your role will involve replacing original moldings, performing epoxy repairs, repairing windows, rebuilding porches, soffits, frieze boards and generally guiding clients as they maintain their home. You also are comfortable with heights and are looking to get off the framing or trim-running treadmill while using your knowledge and skills on some of the finest homes around. 

People describe you as friendly, trustworthy, optimistic, conscientious, and enthusiastic – with a healthy attitude for fun and a quick smile! You see yourself as a self-starter, mature and persistent, with a methodical approach to work. 

As a team player, you are goal-oriented, love variety, work effectively with little oversight, and enjoy an invigorating, fast-paced environment. 

Your leadership skills are apparent as you direct and drive our team through proactive problem solving and plenty of thinking “outside the box”. 

You are excited to take advantage of this opportunity to learn and grow in ways you never anticipated. You have 5 years of well-rounded carpentry experience with your own tools and truck. 

This is a full-time position. Our shop is nestled in Milwaukee’s Riverworks district. Our complete compensation package reflects our healthy appreciation for balance in life and offers significant incentives for the results you achieve – as well as those we achieve as a team. 

IF this sounds like YOU –

IF you’re ready for a new, exciting career of challenge and change – 

IF you have the drive and passion to succeed – 

Please call us toll-free TODAY at (414) 338-3652 or email us at [email protected]

Painter Supervisor

We’re Ready to Grow and you can help! Thoughtful Craftsmen, Inc is creating a new, ground-floor opportunity for a confident person with a passion for excellence in painting historical homes. 

How would you like to join a small, enthusiastic team that works to restore the historical homes on Milwaukee’s East Side? Where your passion and persistence will be appreciated and well-rewarded? Where you’ve dreamed of working on one of the area’s architectural masterpieces? Where there is plenty of opportunity for personal and career growth and advancement? 

Thoughtful Craftsmen, Inc is ready to grow, and we need your help to fulfill our vision to become the premier historical restoration provider in Wisconsin. We’re looking for a special person who has prior exterior experience, committed to a thorough prep process and safety conscious. 

Your role will involve being the primary client liaison, managing all members of the job crew, drawing on personal experience to address unforeseen issues to employees, clients, or clients’ property. You also coordinate efforts among crew members to optimize the work, its completion on time and with high quality craftsmanship. 

People describe you as friendly, trustworthy, optimistic, conscientious, and enthusiastic – with a healthy attitude for fun and a quick smile! You see yourself as a self-starter, mature and persistent, with a methodical approach to work. 

A team player, you’re goal-orientated, love variety, work effectively with little oversight, and enjoy an invigorating, fast-paced environment. 

Your leadership skills are apparent as you direct and drive our team through proactive problem solving and plenty of thinking “outside the box”. 

You are excited to take advantage of this opportunity to learn and grow in ways you never anticipated. You have experience with risks and associated mitigation steps to successfully complete the contract. You are comfortable with heights, communication skills, and reliable transportation. 

You are skilled in preparing reliable estimates of labor material costs and working with crews of all backgrounds. You are organized and excel in multi-tasking. Basic carpentry skills are a plus! 

This is a full-time position. Our shop is nestled in Milwaukee’s Riverworks district. Our complete compensation package reflects our healthy appreciation for balance in life and offers significant incentives for the results you achieve – as well as those we achieve as a team. 

IF this sounds like YOU – 

IF you’re ready for a new, exciting career of challenge and change – 

IF you have the drive and passion to succeed – 

Please call us toll-free TODAY at (414) 338-3652 or email us at [email protected]

Storm Windows Production

Thoughtful Craftsmen is the Milwaukee Area’s premier historic restoration company and we are hiring Storm Window Production team members!

What is Storm Window Production?

We custom fabricate historically accurate wooden storm windows for our clients homes. We handle the entire process from measurements, milling, planing and shaping, assembly, fitting, finishing sanding, painting, and installation!

Some of the basic knowledge would be being able to take precise measurements, familiar with a table saw, miter saw, planer, and shaper, being handy in a spray booth and being able to negotiate ladders safely. Typically in the shop but will still need to be okay with working outdoors all year, using a circular saw, planer, and belt sander on site. Perks besides helping clients navigate the preservational look of their homes, would be working with a diverse company, coming from all different backgrounds. 

Storm Production managers are committed to adapting to your learning needs and would be working with you in the shop and at site, helping you succeed in the world of windows. We love someone with an eye to detail and that is interested in completing tasks efficiently and beautifully. 

Accepting resumes with a possible cover letter explaining why you would be good for this position. References and a background in windows are appreciated. Basic hand tools required. Having your own power tools preferred. Having a truck or van with a ladder rack is a plus.

Pay is competitive and based on experience.

To apply, email [email protected]

Interested in Applying?