The University of Southern California (USC) department of Facilities Planning & Management (FPM) is seeking a Carpenter Journey-Level Module C to join its team.
The Work You Will Do
The Carpenter Journey-Level Module C provides leadership and guidance to journey-level and Zone Maintenance Technicians.Â Performs standard carpentry procedures.Â Determines need to repair and/or replace equipment.Â Estimates materials required for specific job components.Â Participates in the Carpenter for Knowledge and Skills Program including on-the-job training.Â Performs all appropriate module tasks and demonstrates proficiency as outlined in the Carpenter Pay for Skills section, independently or as part of a team, as assigned by the supervisor.Â Trains journeymen and other employees specific skills and tasks as required.
The Carpenter Journey-Level Module C:
Provides leadership and guidance to others who perform similar work.Â Sets priorities and timelines and monitors the work of others.
Constructs, installs, replaces, repairs and maintains buildings, woodwork, structures, cabinets or furniture in the areas of repair/maintenance, cabinet construction or new construction.Â Determines need to repair or replace equipment.Â Works from blueprints, specifications and plans.
Maintains clean job site throughout duration and cleans up job site following work completion. Maintains safe working conditions for self and others. Stores and maintains supplies, tools and equipment.
Prepares reports and/or maintenance records, as needed.
Reports faulty, lost or stolen tools or equipment in a prompt manner. Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.Â The University reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.
Performs demolition work.
Estimates materials required for specific job components.
Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. The university reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.
The ideal candidate for the position of Carpenter Journey-Level Module C meets the following preferred qualifications:
Related Undergraduate Study
All candidates for the position of Carpenter Journey-Level Module C must meet the following minimum qualifications:
High School Diploma or equivalent and completion of four-year apprenticeship program
5 years of experience
Valid California Driver's License required
Must own designated hand tools
Four yearâs experience as a trade-related trainee may substitute for completion of a Four year apprenticeship program.Â Additional five years minimum experience must be as a journey-level Carpenter
Experience performing standard carpentry, cabinetry, repair and maintenance procedures, utilizing appropriate materials, tools and equipment in new construction, repair/maintenance or cabinet constructionÂ
General knowledge of lumber types and grades
Experience performing standard procedures in one or more related trades, such as electrical, plumbing or masonryÂ
General knowledge of basic mathematics, including geometry
Familiar with city and state building codes, OSHA rules and regulations, standard safety practices and equipment, and other requirements for workplace safety and structural integrity
About USC FPM
FPM (formerly named Capital Construction & Development / Facilities Management Services) is responsible for planning, developing, and maintaining the breadth of the facilities at USC, and is also dedicated to creating a safe environment for our USC community. Woven into every service, safety is of upmost importance. As FPM, this diverse group of innovative and talented professionals provide high quality facilities construction, operations and maintenance services at USC and serve as dedicated stewards of USC and FPM core values. FPM values employee recognition, accountability, collaboration, respect, and trust.
Come and join the FPM team â a team that works as trusted partners shaping an environment of innovation and excellence. Apply today!
Provides leadership and guidance to journeymen and Zone Maintenance Technicians. Performs standard carpentry procedures. Determines need to repair and/or replace equipment. Estimates materials required for specific job components. Participates in the Carpenter for Knowledge and Skills Program including on-the-job training. Performs all appropriate module tasks and demonstrates proficiency as outlined in the Carpenter Pay for Skills section, independently or as part of a team, as assigned by the supervisor. Trains journeymen and other employees specific skills and tasks as required.
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.