Posting Number S02471P Classification Title Benefited Hourly
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Position Title Carpenter Technician I Does this position require
driving? Yes Contact Maria Cruz Contact Phone Ext Contact Email
email@example.com Job Summary/Basic Function
The Carpenter Technician I, is responsible for constructing and
repairing building frameworks and structures, such as stairways,
doorframes, partitions, and rafters, made from wood, steel, and
other raw materials. The Carpenter Technician I, will also be
responsible for installing cabinets, siding, drywall, insulation,
crown molding, and decks. Working independently and exercising good
judgment and discretion is essential to this job.
This position requires a high school diploma or GED. Minimum of
1+ years of related experience required, or an equivalent
combination of education and experience in the Carpenter trade.
Must be able to understand and follow directions, and work under
limited Supervision. Must be able to work well with the public and
co-workers and present a positive attitude. Clean and professional
appearance. Must be courteous, detailed oriented. self-motivated,
diligent, trustworthy, possess strong organizational skills and
well-developed communication skills. Must be able to lift up to 75+
pounds and perform duties of the Carpenter trade in typical
Virginia Climate. This position might require the use of and
operation of aerial lifts or be willing and able to obtain aerial
lift certifications, operate, and work from various aerial lifts
and heights. Desire to work with a team to accomplish goals.
Urgency to grow and improve. Certifications obtained while employed
by Liberty University at the expense of the employer will be
reimbursed back to the University upon voluntary termination
(resignation) for the first 12 months after acquiring it.
As essential personnel: you are expected to be available in the
event of school closings, delays, shutdowns and any emergencies
including clean up required because of severe weather incidents.
Performs snow removal activities as assigned. Such as shoveling,
salting, etc. Maintenance Technicians are essential to the overall
success of Liberty University and its day-to-day functions,
especially during ongoing campus events such as Winter Fest,
Orientation, Convocation, Commencement, CFAW, and summer camps
amongst other planned and unplanned events throughout the year.
Must be available to work scheduled and unscheduled hours as
emergency needs arise.
Reports to work at the required time and performs duties as
assigned by the Renovation Construction Manager or Carpenter
Technician III/ Lead
Works closely with the Supervisor and Lead to resolve any task
concerns and needs that may arise.
Performs work in a safe and efficient manner under the company's
safety and quality programs.
Performs duties of a Carpenter Technician I, such as, construct
building frameworks, including walls, floors, and doorframes.
Assists erect, level and install building frameworks with the
aid of rigging hardware and cranes.
Inspects and replaces damaged framework or other structures and
Instructs and directs laborers and Carpenter Apprentice/
Builds and sets forms for footings, walls, and slabs, and
frames, finish exterior walls.
Assists with demolition associated with Renovation and
Frame interior walls, build stairs, and install drywall, crown
molding, doors and cabinets.
Assists other Carpenter Technicians with the repair,
maintenance, and installation of floor tile, ceramic tile, and
Repair, replace, maintain, and installs windows, window frames,
glass and hardware; as well as; Layout walls door and window
openings, headers and joints using modern construction
Reads and interprets blueprints drawings, specifications,
technical publications as needed.
Repairs, replace, maintain and install wall boards, sheet rock,
weather stripping, base boards, insulation, waterproofing materials
and suspended ceilings.
Must provide own hand tools to perform and complete trade
Relies on experience and judgement to plan and accomplish
Performs other duties as assigned.
Remains abreast of existing and emerging technologies,
processes, products, services and leading industry performance
- Works effectively as a team member, embracing and fostering
Communication and Comprehension
Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
to convey clear, well articulated information.
Ability to understand, speak, and write English in order to
convey messages and correspond in an articulate and professional
Ability to use hand and power tools applicable to trade.
Ability to read, understand and follow safety procedures.
Possess public communication skills that allow professional
representation of Liberty University to a variety of business and
community customers and associates.
Strong organizational skills.
Excellent computer skills.
Intuitively able to reason, analyze information and events, and
apply judgment in order to solve problems of both a routine and
Physical and Sensory Abilities
Frequently required to travel to, on and off campus
Regularly required to hear and speak in order to effectively
Required to be able stand, walk, and climb stairs to move around
campus for extended periods of time.
Must be able to lift up to 75+ pounds and perform duties of the
Carpentry craft indoors and outdoors in typical Virginia
Must be able to work on weekends, holidays, and flexible daily
hours as well as various evening hours.
Ability to use radio and telephone to communicate and follow
written and verbal instructions. Must be able to stand for long
periods of time.
Must be able to perform physically demanding work in a variety
of physical positions, including sitting, bending, and standing,
walking and driving.
The working environments in which one will typically perform the
essential functions of this position are indoor/ outdoor
construction job sites and are subject to various weather
conditions. It is well lighted, and the noise level is
Use of one's personal vehicle (or LU vehicles) is required for
travel in the performance of the essential functions of this
position. Proof of a valid Virginia driver's license, an acceptable
DMV record, and liability insurance is required.
Monday - Friday
Must be able to work on weekends, holidays, and flexible hours
as well as various evening hours as needed.