This position performs journey-level commercial carpentry construction, maintenance, and repair on the interior and exterior areas of campus buildings.
The position is part of the Capital Projects and Construction (CP&C) department. CP&C oversees all renovation and construction projects on campus. CP&C works with campus clients on projects from the conception and design phases, through permitting and estimates, bidding, construction, and final occupancy.
2 years experience working at a journeyman level carpenter. Experience working both independently and directing non-skilled labor. Good Communication skills. Ability to read blueprints. Successful completion of a background check. Valid Driver's License. High School Diploma or GED Willing and able to wear a half mask respirator.
5 years experience working at a journeyman carpenter level, in commercial construction. Various equipment operation certification or licenses. HAZMAT training. Various safety training certifications or licenses. Journeyman card.
Internal Number: 27257
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