Carpenter inspects, repairs, installs, modifies, rebuilds, constructs, and maintains woodwork and other related structures. Follows plans to ensure requirements and specifications are met. Being a Carpenter an apprenticeship and/or formal training may be required. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, Carpenter typically reports to a supervisor/manager. The Carpenter gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be a Carpenter typically requires 1-3 years of related experience.