Master Carpenter

We are looking for a Master Carpenter for to fill an immediate need in our Louisville production shop. This new team member will be someone who can work independently or with other Oak Island team on building construction for event installation as well as scenery and prop construction. The role includes routine maintenance and repair of damaged scenery /set elements/props during the event preparation.

In addition to construction within the Oak Island production shop, this role may also include going on site to the event location to complete final installation of the construction. This may include overnight travel.

Position requirements include but are not limited to:
Intermediate knowledge of professional power tools used in a carpentry setting (i.e. table saw, sliding compound miter saw, screw gun/drill, router, pneumatic stapler/nailer, electric or pneumatic sander)
Ability to read and comprehend plans or blue prints to build and assemble scenery or props
Lifting, pulling, reaching and pushing items over 50 lbs
Climbing ladders
Balance, kneel, crouch, and crawl
Packaging/un-packaging items
Standing for extended periods of time
Basic painting

This is a seasonal position starting immediately. We anticipate this position to last through September. If the candidate hired has the ability to travel for longer periods of time, there is the opportunity for this position to transition to one of our field installation teams for continued employment through January.


Meet Some of Oak Island Creative's Employees

Desiree L.

Creative & Sales Manager

Desiree takes into account the nature and purpose of each event and clients’ needs, then imagines, creates, and brings event ideas to life.

John H.

Chief Executive Officer

As CEO, John sets the overall vision and tone for the company and focuses on implementing strategies for Oak Island’s long-term growth trajectory.


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