Texas Tech University Tradesman-PT Carpenter in Lubbock, Texas

Tradesman-PT Carpenter

Requisition ID 13367BR

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 ability to safely perform skills of the construction/carpentry field. Working knowledge of operation and safe use of all power and hand tools/equipment common to the construction/carpentry field including: hammers, saws, pry bars, chisels, levels, drills, table saws, circular saws, sanders, jib saws, power planes, drill press, jointers, shapers, routers, cut-off saws, etc.

  • Proficiency in interpretation of freehand sketches, schematics, blueprints, as-built drawings, diagrams and technical publications.

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and ability to operate university vehicles. Must meet minimum physical fitness requirements. Must pass pulmonary function test and be certified to wear negative pressure respirator.

  • Assesses job or project material requirements and prepares requisition for materials from supply warehouse or vendor. Reviews job or project material requirements and prepares cost estimates. Maintains records of materials and labor expended for each project or job assignment. Assesses job or project materials requirements and prepares requisition for materials from supply warehouse or vendor.

  • Attends scheduled meetings and training as required to maintain technical skills and qualifications.

  • Participates in emergency callback rotation if needed.

  • Supports the Project Team as needed.

  • Repairs and/or installs acoustical suspended ceilings, ceramic or floor tiles, brick or CMU blocks. Repairs and/or installs and finishes concrete, floor covering. Repairs and water-proofs various types of roofs.

  • Constructs, repairs and installs doors, cabinets, shelves, windows and wood and/or glass panels.

  • Performs alterations to existing structures by install or removing walls, partitions and similar construction.

Occasional Duties Performs related duties as required.

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 five (5) years in designated trade as journeyman carpenter or related field

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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Does this position work in a research laboratory? No

Required Attachments Resume / CV

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 Up to 25%

Shift Day

Grant Funded? No

Job Group Skilled Craft

Removal Date 06/04/2018