Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, a world-renowned biomedical research organization, is currently seeking a Carpenter to join the facilities department. The ideal candidate should be capable of performing basic and complex carpentry and maintenance tasks associated with the maintenance and repair of Laboratory facilities. The Carpenter will construct, modify, and maintain buildings in addition to wood structures by following verbal and written instructions.
Other responsibilities will include: -Working with wood, wood products, plastics, metals, and other materials common to the construction industry. -Using hand, portable, and fixed tools common to the building and cabinetmaking industries. -Working from prints, sketches, and verbal instructions. -Performing complex construction tasks requiring a high degree of technical skill and experience. -Interacting with other trades, scientific staff, and the Laboratory’s administration in the performance of job duties. -Performing other carpentry or maintenance duties under the direction of the Lead Carpenter.
Education: Must have a High School diploma or equivalent.
Experience: Must have at least five years carpentry experience.
Other: Must be able to lift and carry 40 lbs.
We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.
If interested, please apply for this position via the CSHL website at: http://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/15056
Position Number: 01326-A
For more information about CSHL, please visit us at: www.cshl.edu
CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.
VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Internal Number: 01326
About Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Since 1890, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) has been a global leader in research and education. The international scientific community at CSHL provides a unique and stimulating atmosphere for doctoral research?an environment where students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty work side-by-side. The Watson School of Biological Sciences (WSBS) was founded on the belief that with well thought-out mechanisms, enthusiastic involvement of faculty, and highly motivated students, an innovative curriculum could be provided that would allow students to earn a doctoral degree in a shorter time than in traditional programs without compromising the quality of their training. The curriculum is designed to train students to become scholars and independent thinkers.