Are You a Cut Above the Rest?

We build one-of-a-kind custom homes and commercial spaces throughout northern Idaho. Our craftsmen are some of the finest around. Do you have what it takes to join our team? From our concrete crew to our trim carpenters and everyone in between, we’re seeking individuals who take pride in their work; individuals who assign as much importance to aligning concrete forms as they do to placing window trim; individuals who care about quality, accuracy and cleanliness and treat every job as if it was their own.

If you think you’re a good match, whether you’re an apprentice who is motivated to learn to a journeyman whose production is at the highest level, check out the positions below and, if interested, complete our online application or stop by our office to pick up an application.

We are pleased to provide steady work, competitive wages, paid holidays and medical, dental and vision benefits to our valued crew.

Edwards Smith Construction, Coeur d’Alene’s premier custom home builder, is seeking an EXPERIENCED CONSTRUCTION SUPERINTENDENT to join our team.

Our craftspeople are some of the finest around bringing their skills, efficiencies and professionalism to building one-of-a-kind homes in some of the most beautiful locations in northern Idaho.

Have you already demonstrated you have the experience, people skills, initiative and organizational know-how to succeed as a superintendent? Are you looking to have a role in continuing to raise the bar for the construction industry? If the answers are yes, we’d love to hear from you.

Job Skills and Qualifications

  • Experience with luxury home building; previous field experience required
  • Ability to plan and see the big picture
  • Critical-thinker and problem solver
  • Knowledge of materials, products and installation
  • Able to coordinate a team of professionals of different disciplines, including subcontractors and suppliers, to achieve the best results
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and general computer software
  • Outstanding interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Comfortable reading and understanding detailed construction blueprints and drawings
  • Skilled at multi-tasking

Complete the form below (include a resume and cover letter where indicated) or forward your resume and cover letter to the attention of Human Resources, Edwards Smith Construction, 1112 N. Government Way, Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814

Our concrete foundation workers and finishers build, set and align forms for various concrete structures and foundations throughout northern Idaho, including, but not limited to Coeur d’Alene, Hayden, Post Falls and Rathdrum. They are also involved in placing wire mesh, occasionally preparing, placing and pouring appropriate sand and cement mixtures and rough leveling of concrete. They bend, form, tie and install rebar. They spread, level and smooth concrete using rakes, shovels and trowels. They apply fine concrete finishes by floating, troweling, edging and brushing according to plan specifications. Since most of the work is outdoors, they are able to withstand extreme weather conditions. Depending on level of proficiency, they may be responsible for interpreting blueprints and reading survey stakes to establish grade and estimating volume of concrete required for specific jobs.

Ideal candidate is well-versed in the standard methods, materials, tools and equipment used in concrete construction and maintenance; understands the occupational hazards applicable to the work and adheres to OSHA and Edwards Smith Construction safety requirements; is able to understand and follow oral and written instructions; is able to read blueprints and make simple calculations in order to read survey stakes and calculate areas and volumes; and is skilled in the use and care of hand and small power tools associated with the work.

Benefits include PAID holidays, COMPETITIVE wages, medical, dental and vision INSURANCE and steady, YEAR-ROUND work.

If you are interested in concrete foundation and finishing work, please complete the form below or stop by our office to pick up an application.

Framing and siding carpenters precisely measure, cut and assemble the framing lumber needed to build residential and commercial buildings. Our carpenters work throughout northern Idaho, including Coeur d’Alene and the surrounding area. They construct what becomes the framework for the rest of the building and may be involved in other components needed throughout the job. Blueprints typically guide framing and siding carpenters in constructing the project.

Ideal candidate is well-versed in the standard methods, materials, tools and equipment used in framing and siding; understands the occupational hazards applicable to the work and adheres to OSHA and Edwards Smith Construction safety requirements; is able to understand and follow oral and written instructions; is committed to clean and tight framing where plumb and level is within 1/8-inch; is expected to construct exterior components as accurately and cleanly as interior trim carpentry; is able to read and interpret blueprints; is able to lift and carry heavy objects (up to 100 pounds), such as framing lumber, sheets of plywood and other building materials; is able to bend and swing a hammer 70 percent of the time; is comfortable with heights; is able to withstand extreme weather conditions; understands math functions and calculations involving fractions; is able to read tape and speed square; and is skilled in the use and care of hand and small power tools associated with the work.

Benefits include PAID holidays, COMPETITIVE wages, medical, dental and vision INSURANCE and steady, YEAR-ROUND work.

If you are interested in framing and siding work, please complete the form below or stop by our office to pick up an application.

Trim carpenters, also known as finish carpenters, install and repair casing, baseboard and crown moulding, in addition to hanging doors and handling stair work. The position is physically demanding, requiring trim carpenters to bend, kneel, lift, carry, climb and stand for long periods of time. Some finish work is outdoors requiring trim carpenters to perform under all types of weather conditions. Our job sites are located throughout northern Idaho.

Ideal candidate is well-versed in the standard methods, materials, tools and equipment used in trim carpentry; understands the occupational hazards applicable to the work and adheres to OSHA and Edwards Smith Construction safety requirements; is able to understand and follow oral and written instructions; is able to read and interpret blueprints; is able to lift and carry heavy objects (up to 100 pounds), such a framing lumber, sheets of plywood and other building materials; is comfortable with heights; understands math functions and calculations involving fractions; is able to read tape and framing square; and is skilled in the use and care of hand and small power tools associated with the work.

Benefits include PAID holidays, COMPETITIVE wages, medical, dental and vision INSURANCE and steady, YEAR-ROUND work.

If you are interested in trim carpentry work, please complete the form below or stop by our office to pick up an application.

Edwards Smith Construction, Coeur d’Alene’s premier custom home builder, is seeking a full-time office assistant to cover the front desk. Individual will greet guests, answer telephones, and assist with a variety of other clerical tasks, including processing mail, filing, maintaining office lists, and assisting office personnel and superintendents as needed. 

The position requires strong communication (both written and verbal) and organizational and customer service skills, in addition to being proficient in Microsoft Office and general computer software. Experience with Zoom and Teams platform a plus.

If you are detail-oriented, dependable and a team player, we’d love to talk to you. Applications will not be considered without a RESUME and COVER LETTER. 

Please upload your resume and cover letter when completing the application below (disregard the questions regarding physical ability in Step 1 and tools you own in Step 4) or mail resume and cover letter to the attention of Human Resources, Edwards Smith Construction, 1112 N. Government Way, Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814.

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