Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,150 full-time undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 31 among national universities, Boston College has 758 full-time and 1,096 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $956 million, and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.
Under the direct supervision of the foreman and assistant foreman of the Carpenter shop, the candidate will perform specific and general carpentry work in the alteration, remodeling and repair of buildings. Including but not limited to, floors, walls, ceilings, roofs, stairs, doors & windows and any other building-related structures. Knowledge of laying out partitions in wood and metal studs, soffit assemblies, a strong knowledge of ceiling systems, vinyl and ceramic wall and floor tiles, Roofing systems, including EPDM, asphalt and slate installations and repairs, knowledge of flashings, such as roof, through-wall, window & door and chimney, gutters and downspouts. Hanging and repairing drywall, including hole patching and repair, and performance of all drywall related duties. Must have knowledge of door and window installations.
Must have some experience maintaining and repairing card access doors and Installation of door closures and all types of finish hardware, Window repairs and glass replacement. Must be able to fabricate countertops & cabinets, install cabinets and countertops. Must be able to build sheds, ramps and temp stairs, repair porches, roofs, decks, clean gutters, and have no fear of heights and will be required to work on ladders and operate aerial lifts, must have some lock experience. Must have masonry experience and possess the ability to repair brick and block work such as pointing and cement finishing. Will be able to assist other trades as necessary, Must be able to follow directions and have great communication skills.
*Must possess excellent communication skills *Must be able to work well independently and in group settings *Must be able to assist other trades as necessary *Must have Five years of current full-time working experience as a Journeyman Carpenter *Must have High School /Vocational diploma and maintain a current drivers' license. *Must have the ability to read and understand plans, specifications estimates and be able to fill out and follow work orders and time sheets *Candidate must have some locksmith experience *Must have understanding and experience with all carpentry related hand and power tools
Preferred: *Prefer candidate to have builders license and knowledge of building codes
The ideal candidate should possess experience in the following disciplines: masonry, repairing brick and block work such as pointing and cement finishing, and locks. Must be able to assist other trades as necessary. Must have the ability to use E-Mail and BIM Software. Must have familiarity with safe work practice, use of PPE and be comfortable performing job hazard assessments prior to the start of any assigned work. Must be able to think critically, assess situations in a fluid work environment and apply proper judgement in the execution of their duties.
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process. Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Please post before 12:00 noon Dec 20. Employees who would like to be considered for this position should apply at the Department of Human Resources, 129 Lake Street Room 110, before 5:00pm on Jan 4.
C Laflamme 12/20/18
John Bogdan 12/20/18
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.
Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at http://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity.
Internal Number: 2551
About Boston College
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.