Tradeshelper - Carpenter

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Garden City, NEW YORK
Job Type: FullTime

Tradeshelper - Carpenter

ABOUT ADELPHI:

Adelphi University, New York, is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes with world-class faculty, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support academic and career success. Adelphi offers exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training, with particular strength in our Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Recognized as a Best College by U.S. News & World Report, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university, serving more than 8,100 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, at learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online. The University offers students more than 50 undergraduate majors and 70 graduate programs in the liberal arts, the sciences and professional training. With powerful partnerships throughout the New York area, more than 115,000 graduates across the country, a growing enrollment of students from 41 states and 58 countries, and rising rankings from top publications and organizations, Adelphi is a dynamic community that plays a leadership role on Long Island and in the region.

The Facilities Management Department’s mission is to support Adelphi University's focus of being a modern, metropolitan University. Our goal is to provide support to students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends of the University. This mission is accomplished through the exceptional delivery of facilities services, in a timely and cost effective manner, while providing great customer service.

Facilities Management staff members strive to maintain an efficient, safe, clean, attractive, and inviting environment for all stakeholders associated with Adelphi University.  Furthermore, we strive to support Adelphi’s mission through the Momentum strategic plan to create a world class academic experience.

JOB SUMMARY:  

Applicant must be able to estimate material requirements, and to complete jobs in a professional and cost-effective manner.    

REPORTS TO: Associate Director 

RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES:

  • Carpentry, roofing, drywall, cabinetry and general building repairs.
  • Ability to read and understand construction drawings.
  • REQUIREMENTS (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities):

  • Ability to prioritize workload according to volume, urgency, etc.
  • Should have all carpentry hand tools needed to perform daily repairs.
  • Ability to work cooperatively and communicate with others.
  • New York State driver license required.
  • PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  •  Standing/Walking can be required constantly throughout the day depending on the job duties assigned
  • Ability to climb a ladder and lifting is required
  • EDUCATIONAL/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Five years experience in all phases of carpentry
  • HOURS:

  • 7:30am to 4:00pm Monday – Friday. 

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