Carpenter I

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Employer
HOWARD COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM
Location
Columbia, MD
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 24, 2017
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
The Howard County Public School System (HCPSS) is the fastest growing and among the highest achieving school system's in Maryland. HCPSS serves 55,000 students, 8,100 staff and 76 schools within a diverse community located nearly equal distance between the Baltimore and Washington DC metropolitan areas. An employee in this class, with general supervision from a designated individual, performs skilled rough and finished carpentry and flooring installation and repairs, assembles and constructs furniture, and repairs, adjusts, and replaces building fixtures. Benefits include: * Medical, dental, vision (employer pays 85% of premium) * Pension * Life Insurance * Uniforms * Tuition Reimbursement * Annual, sick and personal leave as well as 15 paid holidays TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION YOU MUST COMPLETE AN ONLINE APPLICATION AT: www.applitrack.com/hcpss/onlineapp/ Under the Fair Labor Standards Act, this position is not exempt from overtime. Salary: Up to $27/hr. dependent upon experience Benefits include: * Medical, dental, vision (employer pays 85% of premium) * Pension * Life Insurance * Uniforms * Tuition Reimbursement * Annual, sick and personal leave as well as 15 paid holidays REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES * Extensive knowledge of standard methods, materials, and tools of the trade with particular emphasis on the maintenance of flooring and building fixtures * Knowledge of principals of safety and operation of tools and power equipment as they relate to the trade * Skilled in the use and care of hand and power tools used in the trade, to include sharpening and repair of same * Ability to perform skilled carpentry work and plan, layout, and sketch requested jobs * Ability to read and follow work diagrams, schematic drawings, technical manuals, and to implement that knowledge * Ability to assess, repair and install all types of commercial flooring (ie VCT, ceramic, carpet and hardwood) * Ability to prepare and paint/stain all wall and floor surfaces and miscellaneous types of furniture/cabinetry * Ability to make accurate estimates * Ability to maintain accurate records of time and materials used * Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing with fellow workers, administrators and staff * Ability to operate a motor vehicle safely. MINIMUM EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE High school diploma or equivalent and five years experience in performing a variety of skilled carpentry and flooring work. PRE-EMPLOYMENT PHYSICAL The person selected for this position must meet all requirements of the physical examination administered by a medical service selected by the Howard County Public School System. All candidates must complete an online application at: https://www.applitrack.com/hcpss/onlineapp The Howard County Public School System (HCPSS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. HCPSS ensures equal employment opportunity for all persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, or political affiliation. Job Type: Full-time