Full-time Position, Available on: 2022-04-05

Franklin & Marshall College is recruiting for a full-time Carpenter.

Franklin & Marshall College is a residential college dedicated to excellence in undergraduate liberal education. Its aims are to inspire in young people of high promise and diverse backgrounds a genuine and enduring love for learning, to teach them to read, write, and think critically, to instill in them the capacity for both independent and collaborative action, and to educate them to explore and understand the natural, social and cultural worlds in which they live. In so doing, the College seeks to foster in its students qualities of intellect, creativity, and character, that they may live fulfilling lives and contribute meaningfully to their occupations, their communities, and their world.

Job Description:
The Carpenter assists with daily maintenance of College properties including the interior and exterior of all College building; stationary, and mobile structures.

Essential Functions:

Provide assistance with the repair and replacement of furniture, doors, ceiling tile systems, VCT tiled floors, windows, caulking and metal panels, clean debris from roof drains, gutters, downspouts and scuppers.
Perform preventative and call maintenance through the work order system as requested by the Service Response Center.
Assist painter on painting projects and work orders as required. Effectively prepare surfaces for painting by scraping, spackling, taping and priming. Accurately apply paint by brush, roller or spraying.
Operate power tools, recommend tools to manager for purchase and maintain shop and personal tools. Maintain appropriate levels of consumable materials and supplies.
Perform on call duties throughout the year. Assist Special Work Assignment Team on College events. Assist grounds with snow removal.
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High school diploma or GED required
Carpentry Technology training or degree required
at least 2 years of carpentry experience required
Valid PA Drivers License required
Intermediate computer skills and knowledge of google suite/ Microsoft office
Ability to identify issues, obtain relevant information, relate and compare data from different sources, and identify alternative solutions
Ability to manage resources, monitor activities, and assess risks and quality issues associated with the program/project
Ability to work with hand and power tools and work from stepladders, extension ladders, expanding planks, scaffolding and lifts
Ability and willingness to provide excellent service and to work in a collegial manner with students, faculty and staff, and other constituencies is essential.
Because this position requires driving for College business, the successful candidate must possess a U.S. or Canadian driver’s license which has been valid for at least two years, have a driving record that is free from excessive motor vehicle violations within the last three years, and have had no convictions in the last 24 months for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

Additional Information:
Offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of reference checks, a criminal background verification, Pennsylvania ACT 153 background clearances, and verification of credentials. The College will coordinate these verifications.

Franklin & Marshall College requires all employees to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination by sending a scanned copy of their completed vaccination card to Human Resources. Employees may request a religious or medical vaccination exemption by contacting Human Resources.

Full-time members of the Franklin & Marshall College professional staff receive competitive starting pay and a comprehensive benefits package that includes health coverage, dental, vision, generous retirement savings plan contributions, education benefits for employees, spouses and dependent children, and enjoy access to all College facilities including dining venues to suit all tastes, recreation and fitness facilities, and libraries, plus access to College performances, lectures, and events.

Company: Franklin and Marshall College

PO Box 3003
Lancaster, PA 17603

Contact: Desiree Homyn
(717) 358-3902