Texas Tech University Tradesman - Cabinet in Lubbock, Texas

Tradesman - Cabinet

Requisition ID 10938BR

Work Location Lubbock

Org Level 1 Texas Tech University

Campus Texas Tech University

Department Ops Div Bldg Maint & Const

Position Description Safely performs journeyman level tasks in the fabrication, construction, maintenance, alteration and repair of fixtures, equipment, structures, buildings, and built-in components for Texas Tech facilities. Works under general supervision with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

Major/Essential Functions

  • Working knowledge and experience in the cabinetmaker field including methods, practices, and qualities, uses and adapt-abilities of various woods, plastic laminates, glass and other materials.

  • Basic knowledge of computer systems and ability to operate and maintain these systems.

  • Constructs new cabinets, tables, shelves, desks and other miscellaneous fixtures and furnishings without assistance.

  • Installs plastic laminates, plexiglass and related materials

  • Repairs and refurbishes fixtures and furnishings as required without assistance.

  • Proficiency in interpretation of freehand sketches, schematics, blueprints, as-built drawings, diagrams, and technical publications related to the construction/carpentry field is necessary

  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal, to deal with customers, shop personnel, and other department personnel are necessary

  • Must have a valid driver's license and insurable to operate university vehicles.

Required Qualifications Proficiency in written and mathematical skills as may be reflected in the completion of high school or equivalent. Three years experience in designated trade or licensed journeyman.

Preferred Qualifications Minimum six (6) years in designated trade of cabinetmaking.

EEO Statement As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Does this position work in a research laboratory? No

Job Type Full Time

Pay Basis Hourly

Minimum Hire Rate 13.41

Pay Statement Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Travel Required None

Shift Day

Grant Funded? No

Job Group Skilled Craft

Removal Date 10/05/2017