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 by watching the video to the right.

Step 01: 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

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:
$20-$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 applying residential taping and texture finishes. (Orange peel, knockdown, imperfect smooth, smooth wall 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 equipment 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.

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 02: The Application

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

Employment Application