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Skilled Tradesmen

Belvidere, IllinoisFull-time
About the Job
Renaissance is looking for the BEST OF THE BEST to join our award winning team!!

We are seeking experienced tradesmen to join our team for historic preservation projects across the Midwest region. 

Ideal candidates will specialize in one or more of the following trades:
  • Masonry: Proficiency in historic brickwork and preservation techniques.
  • Carpentry: Expertise in traditional woodworking, timber framing, and historic structure repairs.
  • Sheet Metal Installation: Experience in custom sheet metal fabrication and installation, particularly in historic contexts.
  • Tile and Slate Roofing: Skills in traditional tile and slate roofing methods, including repairs and restoration.

  • Proven experience in the respective trade(s), with a portfolio of past projects preferred.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Understanding of historical preservation principles and methods.
  • Willingness to travel within the Midwest region as project locations vary.
  • Commitment to quality craftsmanship and attention to detail.

  • Competitive wages based on experience and skill level.
  • Opportunities for career growth and skill development.
  • Exposure to unique and prestigious historic preservation projects.
  • Comprehensive benefits package available.
  • PerDiem and housing

How to Apply: Please apply to this ad, with your resume detailing your relevant experience and a cover letter explaining why you are suited for this position. Interviews will be scheduled with qualified candidates on a rolling basis.

Join us in preserving and enhancing the rich architectural heritage of the Midwest through your skilled craftsmanship. We look forward to welcoming dedicated tradesmen to our team!
About Us-Renaissance (Bringing New Life to Historical Building Systems)

Renaissance is a nationally recognized commercial and residential historical restoration company, specializing in traditional exterior historical building systems. Our craftsman work on roofing systems, structural and finish carpentry, masonry, architectural sheet metal and other historical systems not commonly found in current construction methods. Our clients include State Capitols, Churches, Universities, Libraries, Private Estates and properties of all types on the National Register of Historical Places. We have been awarded numerous local and national awards for our efforts. We have an industry leading safety program to protect our team members.