Careers at Empire Remodeling

Empire Home Remodeling is a fast growing leader in home remodeling construction in the Woodinville, WA, and Greater Eastside area. Empire is known for its excellence, attention to detail, craftsmanship, and most importantly, superb customer relations. Empire is committed to providing the best service and customer satisfaction in professional home remodeling and home improvement services in our region.

We support our craftsmen with a team approach to every job, consistent evaluating, positive encouragement, and financial incentives. We care about every client like family and spend quality time in their homes to be sure we meet and exceed their needs. If you are enthusiastic about guiding homeowners in their quest for their perfect nest, we have a position for you.

Why work for Empire?

  • Salary commensurate with experience and skills
  • Medical benefit
  • Paid sick and vacation time
  • Company Van provided for your use
  • Training opportunities for advancement

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Lead Carpenter/ Project Manager


  • Must be willing to perform all phases of carpentry work on high-end residential remodels (this is a “bags-on” role)
  • Direct and manage all sub-contractors and vendors on the job
  • Run weekly client meetings
  • Manage and communicate the overall job schedule and job budget
  • Oversee job site safety and provide necessary gear and equipment
  • Mentor and train staff and workers to meet the highest performance standards
  • Produce regular reports to both clients and Empire management to keep job on schedule and on budget
  • Ability to diagnose installation errors and provide quick and effective corrective action
  • Demonstrate sense of immediacy and strive for supreme customer satisfaction


  • 5+ years of hands on carpentry experience in residential remodeling, preferably high-end jobs
  • Ability to read, interpret, and explain blueprints
  • Clean driving record and valid drivers license
  • Excellent people and communication skills
  • Team player attitude and ability to take and implement suggestions
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to physically perform the work required for construction
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, and Project
  • Co+Construct experience is a plus
  • Ability to do online searches and comparisons for quality products and materials
  • Knowledge of the standard sequence of work in remodeling projects
  • Basic knowledge of all trades working on jobsites, such as drywall, plumbing, electrical, flooring, roofing, etc.
  • Ability to discuss job details, financial arrangements, building codes with ease and clarity
  • Ability to foster the highest work ethic in co-workers and sub-contractors

Assistant Carpenter/ Laborer

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assist Lead Carpenter in day to day tasks that move each project along
  • Daily clean up of projects
  • Load and drive the dump truck when necessary
  • Communicate with the homeowner about specific aspects of the project if necessary
  • Safely handle yourself in as phases of the construction process
  • Provide daily updates to leadership regarding tasks completed and plans for the following day
  • Keep diligent notes on time spent and miles driven

Qualifications Include: 

  • 1-2 years of construction experience
  • Strong desire to learn and grow in the residential remodeling business
  • Ability to take initial direction and work independently
  • Clean driving record and valid driver's license
  • Strong communication skills
  • Tech savvy (Co+Construct experience is a plus!)
  • Team Player, with a keen eye for detail and organization
  • Strong work ethic and willingness to dive into any project