Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,445 full-time undergraduates and 5,125 graduate and professional students. Ranked 35 among national universities, Boston College has 878 full-time and 1,201 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $1.2 billion, and an endowment in excess of $2.8 billion.
Under the direct supervision of the Foreman, Special Projects, will perform specific and general carpentry work in the alteration, remodeling and repair of buildings, floors, roofs, walls, ceilings, stairways, doors, windows, and any other building related structures. This will include, but not be limited to, layout and installation of metal and wood and partitions and soffits, all ceiling systems, vinyl and ceramic wall and floor tiles, roof shingles, flashing gutters and downspouts; installation of carpet and base; all types of finish hardware; and all types of exterior sidings; will also include the performance of drywall related duties. Will be able to assist other trades as necessary.
Position Details: Department: 021621 - Special Projects Position: 00003150 - Carpenter I Grade: 00
Requires: Requires experience in project and budget estimates, ability to read and understand plans, specifications, estimates, work order and time sheets. Must have understanding and experience with all carpentry related hand and power tools. Also, must have valid Mass. Driver's license. Must have five years recent, full-time working experience as a Journeyman Carpenter working for an established contractor in residential and commercial construction.
Boston College offers a broad and competitive range of benefits depending on your job classification eligibility:
Tuition remission for Employees
Tuition remission for Spouses and Children who meet eligibility requirements
Generous Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
Low-Cost Life Insurance
Eligibility for both University-Funded 401k and Employer-Sponsored 403b Retirement Plans
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Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation.