Under direction of the Structural Superintendent; plans, leads and organizes skilled journeyman-level work in the construction and maintenance of buildings and equipment; to supervise and implement on-the-job training, work schedules, and programs; to personally perform skilled carpentry work; and to do other related duties as assigned.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (may include, but not limited to the following). Other duties may be assigned.
- Receive and prioritize work orders from the Structural Superintendent.
- Estimate time, labor and material costs, and establish completion timelines.
- Plan, organize and lay out assigned tasks.
- Assign tasks and dispatch crews to appropriate locations to perform work.
- Train and provide work direction and guidance to subordinates as needed.
- Supervise subordinates and implement on-the-job training.
- Instruct crews in SAFE WORK habits and ensure compliance with safety rules and procedures.
- Prepare and maintain a variety of files and records pertaining to carpentry service tasks and prepare reports as required.
- Solicit bids and current prices from vendors for equipment, supplies, and services requested and performed.
- Analyze work to be completed and perform cost comparisons.
- Hang doors and windows, construct and repair doors, windows, floors, roofs and other structures while working from plans, oral instructions, sketches, and blueprints.
- Operate power woodworking machinery such as saws, shapers, sanders, and lathes.
- Cut, fit, glue and assemble new cabinets and other furniture.
- Erect rigs and move scaffolds and platforms required in the performance of duties.
- Inspect, monitor and verify work performed to assure compliance and completion within appropriate standards and regulations.
- Use a variety of hand and power tools and equipment required to skillfully perform assigned work.
- Perform skilled construction and carpentry work.
- Maintain tools and equipment in safe, clean and orderly condition.
- Order and maintain accurate inventory of related supplies, equipment, tools and materials required for the assigned trades.
- Communicate with vendors in the purchase of materials.
- Resolve issues or concerns as needed.
- Operate and maintain a variety of computer files and records, including work orders, progress reports, and inventory control.
- Maintain and submit records regarding time and materials expended on projects.
- Monitor assigned budget and report additional needs.
- Assure compliance with environmental, health, and safety codes and standards.
- Assume responsibility for work performed under his/her supervision.
- May provide regular progress reports to individual site administration regarding the status of on-site projects.
- Perform related duties as assigned on as needed or emergency basis. (Snow)
Knowledge and Performance:
- Principles and practices of training and providing work directions to others.
- Federal, State, County and local codes, laws, and ordinances relating to the assigned trades.
- Occupational hazards and various safety regulations, codes and precautions appropriate to the trade(s) or assignment(s).
- Qualities of various woods and related materials, their adaptability and uses in specific situations.
- Inventory methods and techniques.
- Proper methods of storing equipment, materials and supplies.
- Requirements of maintaining University buildings in a safe, clean and orderly condition.
- Safe operation and standard practices, methods, materials, tools and equipment used in the performance of the job trades.
- Computer use and appropriate record keeping systems.
- OSHA Safety Standards.
Performance and Ability to:
- Independently supervise, plan and organize work.
- Make accurate estimates of time and materials needed for projects.
- Plan, layout, schedule, coordinate and inspect the work of others and progress of work projects.
- Select appropriate equipment, tools, materials and their correct uses.
- Supervise and implement training.
- Work from blueprints, sketches, drawings, plans and specifications.
- Perform a variety of skilled work involved in the assigned trade(s).
- Erect and work from scaffoldings, riggings, platforms and ladders.
- Understand, apply and explain trade safety standards and procedures.
- Operate a variety of specialized tools, equipment and materials utilized in the assigned trade(s).
- Maintain tools and equipment in proper safe working condition.
- Maintain records and files, and be able to prepare complete and concise reports.
- Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships.
- Understand and carry out oral and written directives.
- Communicate both orally and in writing in a clear and concise manner.
- Hear and speak to exchange and retrieve information in person and on the telephone.
- Apply policies and procedures related to the assigned duties and responsibilities of the position.
No abuse of Sick Leave or Annual Leave
Good housekeeping skills to keep work areas clean
Mechanical Room Cleaning
Care for Equipment
Assist with the continued enhancement of ECU by modeling appropriate behavior for and towards students and staff, and by displaying professional conduct at all times.
Five years’ experience as a journeyman carpenter is required.
High school graduation or equivalent is required.
Current Oklahoma Driver's License.
To Apply: Visit our web site at http://www.ecok.edu and fill out Application. Send to Stephanie Moss, Employment Services, East Central University, 1100 E. 14th Street, PMB D-2, Ada, OK 74820 or email@example.com. Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.