Entry Level

Hiring Entry-Level and Beginner Carpenters

Get Veteran-Style Benefits + $750 Sign-on Bonus Near Milwaukee

One of Southeast Wisconsin’s best carpentry firms has construction entry-level jobs available in the rewarding career of rough or finish carpentry. AM Construction Services, Inc. needs apprenticeship-seeking carpenters with a sense of hustle to fill the demand for quality carpentry work. You won’t just be pushing a broom – we want carpenters who are eager to learn, and we offer paid on-the-job training with one-on-one mentorship. If you’re looking to get your foot in the door of the carpentry industry, AMCSI is your battering ram.

Entry Level and Beginning Carpenter Jobs Available

We don’t just offer carpenter jobs but a runway to get your career off the ground. There’s no ceiling to your potential at AMCSI, and our quality benefits let you know how committed we are to your future.

Our great benefits include:

Start your carpentry career today – Apply here for an entry-level carpenter job.

Benefits for Carpenters at AMCSI

AM Construction Services, Inc. helps employees with training, requires minimal travel, and we work through the winter. We look after our employees and ensure they have the tools at their disposal to further their career. We offer proactive raises, bonuses, profit sharing and more:

Carpenter Education

We offer classroom education sessions to help you sharpen your abilities and learn new skills. We value your skill set, and will help you improve. A carpenter’s tools aren’t just what he wears around his belt.

401K with Employer Matching

We want our carpenters to know they aren’t just working for payment today, but also for the future. We’ll help you work toward a stable retirement.

We Pay as You Train

We give you the tools to make a future in rough and finish carpentry, and we’ll pay you for it. Our one-on-one training will turn a green carpenter into a pro. Our apprentice-style training is more than just “on the job experience”.

Health, dental and vision

We want our rough and finish carpenters to be healthy and productive, and we offer competitive health, dental, and vision plans to keep them on the job.

No Experience Necessary at AMCSI – We Train!

We like candidates with skills, but all we require for construction entry-level jobs are a good attitude with a willingness to learn and work hard. We treat our employees like family and want to see them succeed. Regardless of ability, our veterans will train rookies to be good carpenters and put them on the road to being masters of the craft. The only limit is your eagerness to learn.

Our apprentice-style training gives you the knowledge to succeed and hone your skills in carpentry. Classroom carpentry sessions introduce new techniques, great for even experienced employees to further build their skill set.

Get a Start on a Carpentry Career with a Good Company

We're searching for dedicated entry-level employees who are ready to make a career in carpentry seriously. The right candidate will get a serious start on a lucrative career as a carpenter. If this describes you, it’s time to take the first steps. Apply today!

Core Responsibilities and Duties:

Core Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and comprehend blueprints and construction plans
  • Assemble structural components using nails, screws, and various fastening methods
  • Ensure the final product adheres to original specifications and aligns with building codes and regulatory standards
  • Maintain a well-organized job site and handle waste disposal in accordance with guidelines
  • Diagnose and address any issues, performing necessary repairs or adjustments as required


  • Proficiency in reading blueprints
  • Precision in wood measurement, cutting, and shaping
  • Application of critical thinking skills
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multitasking in fast-paced environments


  • Sense of hustle
  • Willingness to learn

Education Requirements:

  • High School diploma or GED

AMCSI hires carpenters from all over Southeast Wisconsin. See the driving distance to your new job!

Carpentry Jobs (starting location)

Distance to AMCSI HQ Driving Distance (minutes)
 Brookfield  11.3 miles  20 minutes
 Franklin  10 miles  21 minutes
 Greendale  5.9 miles  16 minutes
 Greenfield  5.4 miles  13 minutes
 Hales Corners  7.4 miles  17 minutes
 Madison  76.8 miles  79 minutes
 Menomonee Falls  15.9 miles  32 minutes
 Milwaukee  5.5 miles  11 minutes
 Muskego  14.8 miles  23 minutes
 New Berlin  7.9 miles  21 minutes
 Oak Creek  14.3 miles  27 minutes
 Pewaukee  15 miles  22 minutes
 Racine  28.6 miles  43 minutes
 Shorewood  9.9 miles  25 minutes
 South Milwaukee  12.6 miles  30 minutes
 Sussex  20.3 miles  30 minutes
 Waukesha  16.7 miles  24 minutes
 Wauwatosa  4.6 miles  11 minutes
 West Allis  2.1 miles  9 minutes
Apply at AM Construction Services, Inc. to begin an entry-level carpenter job with unlimited potential.

Here’s what our employees have to say...

Armando Doxtator

Working at AMCSI as a finish carpenter, I’ve personally completed a wide range of projects. Including MLB commissioner Bud Selig’s office, Potawatomi Casino’s new high-end sushi bar RuYi, prestigious country clubs, golf courses, churches, colleges, multi-million dollar homes, and so much more. If you&rsquo... Read More

Robert Madison

The reasons why I like working with AMCSI is that it's not only a job, it's also a lifestyle. You’re not hired based solely on knowledge of the trade, but on your willingness to learn. This company is very family-oriented and generously rewards hard work.

Adam Wencka

The wide variety of projects keeps it fun. Great benefits and pay keep every employee great too. Nobody is just a number here…management truly cares. I'm proud to be an AMCSI tradesman because of the caliber of people we hire and the quality of work we deliver. After being a carpenter for over 20 years, I’ve ne... Read More

John Vogt

Owners Ken and Bart have a passion to build the company…with not just themselves in mind but dozens of employees. Every bit of effort exerted is returned equally. AMCSI emphasizes training to increase your knowledge, creating a strict but fair expectation of employees. Understanding that quality tools get the job don... Read More

Chris Hadick

There are tons of reasons I enjoy working with AMCSI. The management listens to feedback, provides the skills we need to be successful, and works as hard—or harder—as they expect us to work. The work is reliable and the pay and benefits are the top in the industry. I enjoy the people I work with and love the fac... Read More


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