Residential Project Manager

Are you a Lead Carpenter or Project Manager who wants to work on a team that is doing great work?

Do you want to work at an organized company that provides a predictable year round work load, successful projects, and happy clients? 

Our design build team is searching for a motivated and capable Project Manager who values excellence, collaboration, and fun.


Who is Thayer Design Build?

Since starting 8 years ago in a garage, Thayer Design Build has become a well-established remodeling company. 

We perform high-end home design and remodeling in the Corvallis Oregon area. Our work consists of whole home remodels, kitchens, bathrooms, basements, and additions.

We’re driven by a desire to do great work and create happiness for our team, clients, and community.

Having developed proven systems, the work runs smoothly, which leads to great pay, a manageable workload, and an enjoyable work environment.


Brief Job Description

Our Project Managers are responsible for the day-to-day management and carpentry on our remodeling projects. This starts from the time of design to production handoff, through demo and rough-in, all the way to completion of the punchlist. This includes management not only of the work itself, but also managing carpenters, clients, trade partners, and much more.


        • Competitive pay and consistent raises.
        • Profit sharing bonus.
        • Full-time, year-round work.
        • Paid time off (Holidays + Vacation + Sick)
        • Health, Vision, Dental, and Life insurance 
        • 401k with automatic employer matching contributions. 
        • Continued training and educational opportunities.
        • A work vehicle after a trial period.
        • Company provided apparel.
        • A rockin’ team culture

For Management, you would: 

  • Collaborate with the design team on pre-construction and planning.
  • Create material takeoffs.
  • Manage the client relationship with care.
  • Manage the job schedule. 
  • Manage your trade partners; verify their accuracy of work.
  • Manage the carpenters who report to you.
  • Manage the overall quality of the product (QC).
  • Understand building code and best practices to ensure quality construction.
  • Use a computer, tablet, and various software programs when needed.


When it comes to the Field, you would:

  • Potentially be on your feet for 8-10 hours a day. 
  • Lift over 50 lbs, climb, push, pull, crawl, etc.
  • Perform demo, rough carpentry, and finish carpentry if needed.
  • Maintain safety on the job at all times.
  • Maintain a clean and organized jobsite and vehicle.
  • Install site protection as needed.


When it comes to Emotional Intelligence you would:

  • Practice good communication with your team, clients, and trade partners.
  • Be positive; especially when faced with challenges.
  • Be humble; admit and learn from mistakes.
  • Be hungry; take responsibility to step up, grow, and succeed.
  • Perform conflict resolution as needed.
  • Understand how to work with challenging clients.



  • 5+ years carpentry experience.
  • 2+ years managing home remodels as a Lead Carpenter or Project Manager.
  • Great references.
  • Provide your own hand tools.
  • Valid driver’s license, insurance, and clean driving record.
  • Ability to perform physically demanding duties for 8+ hrs/day.
How to apply!

Apply today by visiting our website and filling out our application form:

Or message with your resume and a paragraph about why you’re interested in working together!

We look forward to hearing from you!