Cabinetmaker/Woodworker – Essex, MA

Carpenter & MacNeille Architects and Builders is seeking a full-time Cabinetmaker/Woodworker for our Essex location.

We operate in a well-equipped, well-lit, windowed, 7000 square foot shop at our main office in Essex.  We create cabinetry and furniture for some of the finest homes in New England.  All of our work is high-end custom designed, one-off pieces, intended primarily for residential applications.  As a design/build company, the majority of our projects are generated by our own in-house Architects and Designers, however, we do work for independent architects, designers, builders and homeowners as well.  We are a very diverse company with a lot of internal opportunity for the right individual to grow and learn from an exceptional team.

This is a full-time position with a competitive salary and bonus structure, plus PTO, health and retirement benefit options.  Hours: Monday – Thursday, 6:30am – 3:30pm, Friday, 6:30am – 12:30pm.


  • Read Architectural shop drawings
  • Operate typical woodworking machinery i.e., table saw, planer, jointer and shaper
  • Be sure to maintain C&M practices and quality standards.
  • Maintain a safe and clean environment
  • Perform other duties as assigned for the successful performance of the position.


  • High school or Trade School graduate with relevant training.
  • Minimum of 5 years cabinetry and/or woodworking experience.
  • Possess a clear understanding of construction drawings and specifications.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Reliable transportation and clean driving record.
  • Ability to lift up to 80 pounds.


Established in 1996, Carpenter & MacNeille designs, restores and builds award-winning homes throughout the Greater Boston region, New England and beyond. Built on a legacy of unmatched client service, C&M offers architecture, interior design, construction, custom woodworking and property services.

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