Carpenter-Facilities Services

  • University of Mississippi Medical Center
  • Jackson, MS 39216
  • Apr 21, 2021

Job Description

We want to ensure that the application process is smooth and efficient and recommend the following tips: Prior to applying, please provide all of your applicable experience and education relevant to the job requirements. Once you start the application process you cannot save your work. Please ensure you have all required attachment(s) available to complete your application before you begin the process. Applications must be submitted prior to the close of the recruitment. Once a recruitment has closed, applications will no longer be accepted. All online assessments are completed online.  After you submit an application, if an assessment is required, an email with instructions to complete the assessment will be sent to you. In the event you need access to a computer, please consider visiting the WIN Job Center or your local library. Once you apply, we will review your qualifications and contact you if we would like to discuss your application. Due to the large volume of applications that we receive, we are unable to personally respond to all applicants. Please feel free to check the status of your application via your Candidate Profile. Thank you, Human Resources Important Applications Instructions: Please complete this application in entirety by providing all of your work experience, education and certifications/ license.  You will be unable to edit/add/change your application once it is submitted. Job Requisition ID: R00011659 Job Category: Institutional Services (Non-Faculty Only) Organization: Fac Services-Carpenter Location/s: Main Campus Jackson Job Title: Carpenter-Facilities Services Job Summary: To perform journeyman level carpentry work to construct, erect, install, or repair structures and fixtures. To utilize a variety of materials including, but not limited to wood, concrete, plaster, tile, brick, metal, and glass. Education & Experience Four (4) years of related experience. Certifications, Licenses or Registration Required:  Valid driver's license required. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair buildings and structures.  Skills in installing, repairing, and selecting the appropriate equipment necessary to complete the job.  Verbal and written communication skills. Ability to read blueprints correctly. Ability to comply with safety and environmental guidelines. Responsibilities Performs skilled carpentry by following instructions, rough sketches, or detailed drawings in the construction, repair, maintenance, and alteration of buildings, doors, door closures, partitions, and related fixtures. Repairs and maintains parts of buildings to include floors, walls, ceilings, screens, windows, sashes, doors, and furniture. Shapes or cuts materials to specified measurements using hand tools, machines, or power saw.  Sands, paints, or stains desks, chairs and other wooden articles. Accomplishes a variety of finishing work. Assembles and fastens materials to make framework or props using hand tools and wood screws, nails, dowel pins, or glue. Removes damaged or defective parts or sections of structures and repairs or replaces. Builds rough wooden structures such as barricades, boxes, scaffolds, and wooden frameworks. Operates power equipment such as saws, jointers, lathes, sanders, planers, and boring and motising machines. Maintains a clean work environment and complies with established safety and environmental guidelines and regulations. The duties listed are general in nature and are examples of the duties and responsibilities performed and are not meant to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Management retains the right to add or change duties at any time. Physical and Environmental Demands Requires frequent exposure to unpleasant or disagreeable physical environment such as high noise level and exposure to heat and cold, frequent handling or working with potentially dangerous equipment, frequent exposure to biohazardous conditions such as risk of radiation exposure, blood borne pathogens, fumes or airborne particles, and/or toxic or caustic chemicals which mandate attention to safety considerations, occasional working hours significantly beyond regularly scheduled hours, occasional travelling to offsite locations, occasional activities subject to significant volume changes of a seasonal/clinical nature, frequent work produced subject to precise measures of quantity and quality, frequent bending, occasional lifting and carrying up to 100 pounds, occasional climbing, occasional crawling, frequent crouching/stooping, occasional driving, frequent kneeling, occasional pushing/pulling, frequent reaching, occasional sitting, frequent standing, frequent twisting, and frequent walking. (occasional-up to 20%, frequent-from 21% to 50%, constant-51% or more) Time Type: Full time FLSA Designation/Job Exempt: No Pay Class: Hourly FTE %: 0 Work Shift: Benefits Eligibility: Job Posting Date: 04/19/2021 Job Closing Date (open until filled if no date specified): Apply Posted Yesterday Full time R00011659 About Us About Us The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC), headquartered in Jackson, is the state's only academic medical center. Here, we work to improve the lives of Mississippians through our three missions of education, research, and health care. Education: UMMC includes seven health science schools: medicine, nursing, dentistry, health related professions, graduate studies, population health, and pharmacy. (The School of Pharmacy is headquartered on the University of Mississippi campus in Oxford.) Enrollment in all programs is more than 3,000 students. Research: From world-renowned studies on heart disease, diabetes, and hypertension to advanced treatment for cancer and a human physiology simulation program used by NASA, researchers at UMMC are unraveling the diseases that affect Mississippians, while creating new, high-tech jobs and injecting tens of millions of dollars annually into the state's economy. Health Care: UMMC provides a wide-range of patient care programs. At our main campus in Jackson, in addition to outpatient clinics, we offer a women and infant’s hospital and a critical care hospital along with University Hospital, plus the state’s only: Children’s hospital (Batson Children’s Hospital) Level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) Heart, kidney, liver, and pancreas transplant programs Level 1 trauma center Adult and pediatric congenital heart programs Children’s cancer care program We also care for Mississippians statewide with community hospitals UMMC Grenada, UMMC Holmes County, plus pediatric clinics in Tupelo, Hattiesburg and the Gulf Coast. In addition, our Center for Telehealth offers specialized care remotely, through online video chat technology, at more than two hundred locations throughout the state. EEO Statement: The University of Mississippi Medical Center provides equal opportunity in any employment practice, education program, or education activity to all qualified persons. The Medical Center complies with all applicable laws regarding equal opportunity and affirmative action and does not unlawfully discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based upon race, color, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information. Inquiries or complaints may be referred to the Office of the Director, Employee Relations, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39216-4505. Follow Us