• Do You Have What It Takes To Be a Part of Team CRATE?

    Follow our two simple steps below to review our positions and submit an application. Learn about a few of our awesome team members on our CRATE Team Page and by watching the video to the right.

    Step 1: Employment Opportunities

    We are looking for responsible candidates that are hard workers, think ahead, have a growth mindset, do well following instructions, and are a team player.

    Take a look at our different job opportunities. If one looks like it would be a good fit, please use the application form at the bottom of this page. Must live within 20 miles of Modesto.

    Technician-in-Training
    Wage:
    $13-$22

    Maximum Benefits:
    -Company cell phone
    -401(k) with 4% match

    Mandatory Characteristics:
    -Honest and of high integrity.
    -A fast learner with a desire to develop.
    -Punctual and exact in all aspects of work.
    -A strong communicator with project owners and fellow team members.
    -Able to represent the CRATE brand with a clean, well-maintained appearance.

    Mandatory Abilities:
    -Knowledge of finish and rough carpentry.
    -Experience with proper light demolition techniques.
    -Able to lift 100 lbs. on your own to accomplish work-related tasks.

    Preferred Abilities:
    -Working knowledge of residential electrical and plumbing.
    -Working knowledge of all interior finishes and construction methodologies.
    -Experience in painting and sheetrock finishing techniques.

    Required Tools/Equipment:
    -Your own personal hand tools needed to conduct all aspects of the job.
    -A clean DMV record and proof thereof.

    Ideal Background:
    -General Labor
    -Carpentry
    -General Contracting

    Technician
    Wage:
    $17-$24

    Maximum Benefits:
    -Company vehicle
    -Company cell phone
    -401(k) with 4% match

    Mandatory Characteristics:
    -Honest and of high integrity.
    -A fast learner with a desire to develop.
    -Punctual and exact in all aspects of work.
    -A strong communicator with project owners and fellow team members.
    -Able to represent the CRATE brand with a clean, well-maintained appearance.

    Mandatory Abilities:
    -Skilled in finish and rough carpentry.
    -Experience with proper light demolition techniques.
    -Working knowledge of residential electrical and plumbing.
    -Able to lift 100 lbs. on your own to accomplish work-related tasks.

    Preferred Abilities:
    -Working knowledge of all interior finishes and construction methodologies.
    -Experience in painting and sheetrock finishing techniques.

    Required Tools/Equipment:
    -Your own personal hand tools needed to conduct all aspects of the job.
    -A clean, serviceable and reliable vehicle to be used in the conduct of the job.
    -A clean DMV record and proof thereof.

    Ideal Background:
    -Carpentry
    -General Contracting

    Lead Technician
    Wage:
    $22-$28

    Maximum Benefits:
    -Company vehicle
    -Company cell phone
    -401(k) with 4% match
    -2 weeks of paid vacation

    Mandatory Characteristics:
    -Honest and of high integrity.
    -A fast learner with a desire to develop.
    -Punctual and exact in all aspects of work.
    -A strong communicator with project owners and fellow team members.
    -Able to represent the CRATE brand with a clean, well-maintained appearance.

    Mandatory Abilities:
    -Skilled in finish and rough carpentry.
    -Experience with proper light demolition techniques.
    -Working knowledge of residential electrical and plumbing.
    -Able to lift 100 lbs. on your own to accomplish work-related tasks.

    Preferred Abilities:
    -Knowledge of all interior finishes and construction methodologies.
    -Experience in running code-compliant gas lines.
    -Proficient in painting and sheetrock finishing techniques.

    Required Tools/Equipment:
    -Your own personal hand tools needed to conduct all aspects of the job.
    -A clean, serviceable and reliable vehicle to be used in the conduct of the job.
    -A clean DMV record and proof thereof.

    Ideal Background:
    -Carpentry
    -General Contracting

    Shop Manager
    Wage:
    $13-$18

    Maximum Benefits:
    -Company cell phone
    -401(k) with 4% match

    Mandatory Characteristics:
    -Honest and of high integrity.
    -A fast learner with a desire to develop.
    -Punctual and exact in all aspects of work.
    -A strong communicator with fellow team members.
    -Able to represent the CRATE brand with a clean, well-maintained appearance.

    Mandatory Abilities:
    -Knowledge of construction tools & materials.
    -Experience with product inventory.
    -Able to lift 100 lbs. on your own to accomplish work-related tasks.

    Preferred Abilities:
    -Able to pull a light-duty trailer.
    -Working knowledge of all interior finishes and construction methodologies.

    Required Tools/Equipment:
    -A clean DMV record and proof thereof.

    Ideal Background:
    -Carpentry
    -Warehouse Manager
    -Construction Labor

    Painter
    Wage:
    $15-$20

    Maximum Benefits:
    -Company cell phone
    -401(k) with 4% match

    Mandatory Characteristics:
    -Honest and of high integrity.
    -A fast learner with a desire to develop.
    -Punctual and exact in all aspects of work.
    -A strong communicator with project owners and fellow team members.
    -Able to represent the CRATE brand with a clean, well-maintained appearance.

    Mandatory Abilities:
    -Experience in wall and ceiling paint, including matching of proper method with application materials and surface.
    -Knowledgeable of all areas of home protection, including negative pressure systems, dust walls, floor protection and the like.

    Preferred Abilities:
    -Skilled in cabinet refinishing methods including strip & stain, cover stain and Durapoxy painting.
    -Skilled in applying finishes such as drywall texture and plaster.

    Required Tools/Equipment:
    -A clean DMV record and proof thereof.

    Ideal Background:
    -Painting walls & ceilings.

    Lead Painter
    Wage:
    $20-$25

    Maximum Benefits:
    -Company vehicle
    -Company cell phone
    -401(k) with 4% match
    -2 weeks of paid vacation

    Mandatory Characteristics:
    -Honest and of high integrity.
    -A fast learner with a desire to develop.
    -Punctual and exact in all aspects of work.
    -A strong communicator with project owners and fellow team members.
    -Able to represent the CRATE brand with a clean, well-maintained appearance.

    Mandatory Abilities:
    -Expert skill in cabinet refinishing methods including strip & stain, cover stain and Durapoxy painting.
    -Significant experience in wall and ceiling paint, including matching of proper method with application materials and surface.
    -Efficient in all areas of home protection, including negative pressure systems, dust walls, floor protection and the like.

    Preferred Abilities:
    -Skilled in applying finishes such as drywall texture and plaster.

    Required Tools/Equipment:
    -Your own personal equipment needed to conduct all aspects of the job.
    -A clean DMV record and proof thereof.

    Ideal Background:
    -Painting using spray applications.

    Sheetrocker/Taper
    Wage:
    Determined on Experience (DOE)

    Maximum Benefits:
    -Company vehicle
    -Company cell phone
    -401(k) with 4% match

    Mandatory Characteristics:
    -Honest and of high integrity.
    -A fast learner with a desire to develop.
    -Punctual and exact in all aspects of work.
    -A strong communicator with project owners and fellow team members.
    -Able to represent the CRATE brand with a clean, well-maintained appearance.

    Mandatory Abilities:
    -Skilled in applying residential taping and texture finishes. (Orange peel, knockdown, imperfect smooth, level 5 finish, etc.)
    -Efficient in all areas of home protection, including negative pressure systems, dust walls, floor protection and the like.

    Preferred Abilities:
    -Experience in wall and ceiling paint, including matching of proper method with application materials and surface.

    Required Tools/Equipment:
    -Your own personal hand tools needed to conduct all aspects of the job.
    -A clean DMV record and proof thereof.

    Ideal Background:
    -Tape & texture.

    Electrician
    Wage:
    $20-$27

    Maximum Benefits:
    -Company vehicle
    -Company cell phone
    -401(k) with 4% match
    -2 weeks of paid vacation
    -Sick pay

    Mandatory Characteristics:
    -Honest and of high integrity.
    -A fast learner with a desire to develop.
    -Punctual and exact in all aspects of work.
    -A strong communicator with project owners and fellow team members.
    -Able to represent the CRATE brand with a clean, well-maintained appearance.

    Mandatory Abilities:
    – Expert knowledge in all areas of residential electrical.
    – Able to diagnose and repair electrical issues related to sub panels, lighting, power, etc.
    – Capable of installing overhead and under cabinet lighting systems, including 3-way and 4-way switching, wiring, fixtures, testing, etc.
    – Comprehensive knowledge of electrical building codes and compliance.
    – Experienced in installation of finish electrical, including fixtures, switches and outlets.


    Preferred Abilities:

    – Skilled in running new electrical circuits from existing panels to final termination points.

    Required Tools/Equipment:
    -Electricians tools necessary to complete the tasks in the above sections.
    -A clean, serviceable and reliable vehicle to be used in the conduct of the job.
    -A clean DMV record and proof thereof.

    Ideal Background:
    – Certified electrician with at least 5 years of full-time experience.

    CRATE Team

    Here’s What Some of Our Current Team Members Have to Say:

    “The sky’s the limit. There is no end in sight with this company. Everything we do is for the future and how could you not be excited about that?” – Trevor, Painter

    “There’s something different everyday.” – Jim, Technician

    “I like working with the crew. We have a great group of guys and the company is fun to work for.” – Baxter, Technician-in-Training

    Step 2: The Application

    If you are having trouble with this application, please email your information to [email protected].

    Employment Application