Design-Build Career Opportunities

Lead Carpenter

Relocate and work with an Award Winning Company

Are you are an extraordinary Lead Carpenter, and are you looking for a change? If so, we have a home for you near Madison, WI.

We are not your average Remodeling & Design-Build Company.  Why not? We are a family owned design-build-remodel company who is nationally recognized for both design and customer satisfaction.  With a history of success going back to 1981, you can trust that we are here to stay. We are looking for the right Lead Carpenter to join our team.


Successful, proven experience working as a Lead Carpenter. Show us your:

  • Excellent organizational skills.

  • Outstanding skills in all facets of carpentry.

  • People oriented, looking out for both our clients' and our company's best interests, instinctively.

  • Ability to simultaneously run a smaller job or two while self-producing a larger project.

  • Ability to operate and effectively utilize online construction management software, such as Co-Construct.

  • Driven to succeed, as measured by creating delighted clients and closing projects on time and on budget.

  • Desire to work with a Family-owned, Family-oriented company with flexible hours. We are big enough to be supportive and small enough to personally care about your success.

  • Live near, or relocate to, a close proximity to our office in DeForest, just north of Madison, WI.


  • Be a good steward of our clients' homes.  They trust us with their remodeling work, and we MUST have trust in you.

  • Deliver outstanding carpentry, both rough and finish work, as a standard.

  • Learn the skills and systems we have developed over the last 30 years.

  • Teach your skills to others as needed.

  • Take large and small projects from Job File through completion, on time and on budget

  • Work with other carpenters and schedule our Trade Teams on site to achieve our goals, while exceeding client expectations and meeting our budget.

  • Complete all required layout off of blueprints, whether online or paper drawings.

  • Order necessary materials & supplies as needed.

If you are as good as we expect you to be, you have a busy schedule.  So do we. Please email so we can set up a phone interview at a time that works for both of us.

Design-Build Subcontractor Opportunities

Would you like all of the benefits of partnering with an award-winning design-build firm while working on really beautiful projects? Would you prefer to be working with your hands instead of worrying about the next job - no more marketing and selling?

Degnan Design-Build-Remodel Wants To Hear From You!

People love working for our team because we make it easy to be part of our team.

  • You get paid. We pay our team within 2 weeks of their bills, and our checks never bounce.

  • Your day is better, because we are better organized than other general contractors. That’s not just bragging, we’ve got the statistics: 100% of our surveyed clients agree that we are Professional & Organized.

  • You can work efficiently. We communicate exactly what the project requires, provide plans, and handle the building permits.

  • You know what we believe. Check out our Mission & Philosophy. Do you care about things the same way?

  • You know what to expect. We have a reputation for making a plan, setting expectations and living up to them. Mutual expectations, mutual respect.

We are searching for carpentry and other skilled construction trades who are bona fide subcontractors. If you are a professional seeking to be part of a team working on really cool residential projects, we want to hear from you.

Want to learn more? Please email

Construction Careers in Madison, WI.