We Are Hiring Now

MSK Design Build is a successful, professional, and upbeat company, open to hiring bright, motivated individuals to add to our award-winning team!  Whether you are a talented kitchen and bath designer, a rough or finished carpenter, or have experience driving a truck and trailer, we are always interested in meeting bright and talented future employees! Please send us your resume with a cover letter to nicole@mskdb.com, and be specific about what you are looking for. We will be sure to get back to you promptly. And thanks for your interest in working with MSK Design Build, an award-winning company.

Experienced Painter - Minimum 10 Years

We are seeking an experienced painter. We hire professional, positive, motivated individuals with a minimum of 10 years of experience painting with a desire to continue developing their skills.

Experienced Painter – Minimum 10 Years 

Located in Walnut Creek, MSK Design Build is a great company in the process of expanding our construction team, and we are presently hiring an experienced painter. The applicant we will hire is personable, works well with others, and has an array of experience in the painting and coating field. The successful applicant will be able to schedule work with the project managers; work with the designers and clients regarding color and texture choices; plan the order that work will be performed; inspect buildings, and document interior and exterior finish coating repair requirements. An applicant with sheetrock, tape, and texturing experience is a plus.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Survey home to determine the work needed, and develop schedules for completion.
  • Plan the work; estimate job costs; and select materials.
  • Handle planning and prep work in an efficient manner.
  • Calculate the amount and cost of the materials and time required for each project.
  • Moving furniture and equipment as necessary to reach the entire surface of the project.
  • Preparing the job site by covering and protecting unaffected areas and items with cloth, plastic, ram-board or other masking materials.
  • Removing fixtures such as door knobs and light switch covers.
  • Taping off areas as needed.
  • Preparing painting surfaces by washing walls, repairing holes, or removing old paint.
  • Performs exterior and interior caulking, finish repair, mud and tape, and texturing tasks.
  • Mixing, matching, and applying primers, paints, and other finishes to various surfaces.
  • Applies paints, stains, fillers, sealants, and solvents to exterior and interior building surfaces such as plaster, sheetrock, concrete, and wood.
  • Performs special refinishing tasks including wood surface preparation, staining, and sealing.
  • Providing decorative and faux finishes as the project requires.
  • Ensures proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies; promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices.
  • Choosing and purchasing paint, brushes, and other supplies from vendors.
  • Cleaning up supplies and replacing fixtures when project is complete.
  • Communicating with clients to ensure they’re getting the look they’re hoping for.
  • Can lead and/or guide the work of lower-level painters.
  • Can provide training and monitor the performance of lower-level painters.

REQUIREMENTS:

– speak, read and write English

– valid CA driver’s license, own your own vehicle

– legal to work in this country
– own hand and power tools commensurate with your experience
– provide references from previous happy employers

The position reports to the Project Manager, working full-time Monday through Friday. We are seeking a strong, DEPENDABLE and organized person with a CAN DO attitude. We are a good company to work for – we find great workers and keep them long-term. We are looking for someone who is bright and motivated, who would like to be part of a great team, and has the ability to work independently.

Added Bonus: we work in central Contra Costa County: Walnut Creek, Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda, Concord, Pleasant Hill, Pleasanton, Danville, Alamo, San Ramon, Martinez, Clayton.

COMPENSATION
The job pays hourly, and pay will be determined by your level of skill and experience. Benefits include 6 paid holidays per year, $250 per month towards an MSK-sponsored health plan, and 5 days of paid time off ( PTO). 401K plan with matching available after eligibility is met.

We hire professional, positive, motivated individuals with a desire to continue learning. We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $30.00 – $36.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
We have a Covid 19 Health and Safety Site Plan in place and follow all OSHA and Contra Costa County requirements.

Lead Carpenter

Located in Walnut Creek, MSK Design Build is an exceptional company- winner of 27 design and build awards, including Contractor of The Year. We’re in the process of expanding our construction team, and we are seeking an experienced lead carpenter. Having strong framing skills is a BIG plus. We hire professional, positive, motivated individuals with a minimum of 10 years of experience in carpentry, with a desire to continue developing their skills.

SKILLS: (DON’T NEED TO HAVE ALL)

  • Strong communication skills with clients, sub trades and co-workers
  • Ability to manage all parts of a project
  • Ability to read and understand plans
  • Prepare material lists and takeoffs
  • Rough framing – ability to build shear walls, frame additions etc according to plans
  • Finish cabinetry and cabinetry installation
  • Interior trim, baseboards, casing and molding
  • Install doors and windows
  • Appliance installation
  • Basic plumbing skills, plumbing water, waste and gas

REQUIREMENTS:

  • speak, read and write English
  • valid CA driver’s license, own your own vehicle
  • legal to work in this country
  • own hand and power tools commensurate with your experience
  • provide references from previous happy employers

The position reports to the Project Manager, working full-time Monday through Friday. We are seeking a strong, dependable, and organized individual with a CAN DO attitude. We find great workers and keep them long-term. If you are bright and motivated, would like to be part of a great team, and have the ability to work independently, you’ll be a good fit.

ADDED BONUS: we work in central Contra Costa County: Walnut Creek,Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda, Concord, Pleasant Hill, Pleasanton, Danville, Alamo, San Ramon, Martinez, Clayton.

If this description fits your abilities, we’d like to hear from you!

COMPENSATION
The job pays hourly, and pay will be determined by your level of skill and experience. Benefits include six paid holidays, medical benefits, paid time off (PTO), 401K with matching.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $35.00 – $39.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
We take safety seriously. Read about our Covid protocols. https://www.mskdesignbuild.com/2020/06/16/how-to-safely-remodel-your-home-during-covid-19/

Experienced Lead Carpenter - Minimum 12 Years

We are seeking an experienced lead carpenter. Having strong framing skills is a BIG plus. We hire professional, positive, motivated individuals with a minimum of 10 years of experience in carpentry, with a desire to continue developing their skills.

SKILLS: (DON’T NEED TO HAVE ALL)

Strong communication skills with clients, sub trades and co-workers

Ability to manage all parts of a project

Ability to read and understand plans

Prepare material lists and takeoffs

Rough framing – ability to build shear walls, frame additions etc according to plans

Finish cabinetry and cabinetry installation

Interior trim, baseboards, casing and molding

Install doors and windows

Appliance installation

Basic plumbing skills, plumbing water, waste and gas

Ability to manage a small crew

REQUIREMENTS:

– speak, read and write English
– valid CA driver’s license, own your own vehicle

– legal to work in this country
– own hand and power tools commensurate with your experience
– provide references from previous happy employers

The position reports to the Project Manager, working full-time Monday through Friday. We are seeking a strong, dependable, and organized individual with a CAN DO attitude. We find great workers and keep them long-term. If you are bright and motivated, would like to be part of a great team, and have the ability to work independently, you’ll be a good fit.

ADDED BONUS: we work in central Contra Costa County: Walnut Creek,Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda, Concord, Pleasant Hill, Pleasanton, Danville, Alamo, San Ramon, Martinez, Clayton.

If this description fits your abilities, we’d like to hear from you! If this description fits your abilities, we’d like to hear from you! In order to keep the process as painless as possible for all, please submit a resume along with an email explaining why you are right for this position, how many years of experience you have, and if your strength is rough or finished carpentry.

COMPENSATION
The job pays hourly, and pay will be determined by your level of skill and experience. Benefits include six paid holidays, medical benefits, paid time off (PTO), 401K with matching.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $35.00 – $39.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
We take safety seriously. Read about our Covid protocols. https://www.mskdesignbuild.com/2020/06/16/how-to-safely-remodel-your-home-during-covid-19/