The Lead Carpenter Handbook, a .pdf file available as a download only, outlines the pros and cons of the lead carpenter system and a production manager. It presents sample job descriptions for both positions, based on actual job descriptions used by remodeling companies. It discusses interviewing for the position, salary and benefits, and training. It outlines daily responsibilities, as well as the lead carpenter and/or production manager responsibilities after the job is built. Sample forms and checklists are included for your use.
For more information, download the Introduction here, and read an excerpt from Chapter 1 below.