Additional Info: As directed, builds, repairs, and installs such items as counters, cabinets, benches, partitions, floors, doors, windows, building framework, roofs, and trim following verbal or written instructions utilizing the tools of the carpentry trade and following standard carpentry techniques. Trades Specialists (Carpenter) may be required to work with a variety of materials in addition to wood including but not limited to sheet metal, plastics, or aluminum. Installs and repairs ceiling and floor tiles. Does general millwork; may build cabinets, furniture, and other wooden equipment in the shop using woodworking machines. Maintains shop machinery. May keep inventory and control of the distribution of carpentry tools and equipment and maintain such equipment. May conduct inspections of the facility to determine maintenance needs and recommend priorities for repair based on the nature of the maintenance problem. As assigned, trades specialists (carpenter) supervise and instruct others in the construction and repair of structures and other wooden items. Assigns work to a maintenance staff. As required may draw rough sketches or prepare plans to scale from verbal or written instructions to accomplish a project. From plans, may recommend to supervisor and order the kind, quantity, and quality of materials to be used. Assembles materials, tools, and equipment required to accomplish the work according to plan. Lays out the work for the staff and performs such skilled tasks as laying out the cutting of roof trusses and stairs, hanging doors, and installing hardware. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) QUALIFICATIONS: Trades Specialists (Carpenter) perform journey level carpentry work and frequently supervise others in the construction and repair of structures and other wood items. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) Closing Date: Open Until Filled STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
Internal Number: 56096
About SUNY Downstate Medical Center
SUNY Downstate's College of Medicine, Health Related Professions, Nursing and its School of Graduate Studies offer students a broad professional education that will prepare them for practice or careers in any location and community. This education provides exceptional opportunities for those students with a commitment to promoting health in urban communities and addressing the complex challenges of investigating and preventing diseases that confront clinicians, educators, and researchers in such an environment. This special aspect of Downstate's unique mission is reflected in the students it attracts and selects, the vast majority of whom are drawn from the New York City Metropolitan area. Many of these students are members of minority and cultural groups underrepresented in the health professions, and/or come from families of first-generation immigrants or from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.