CARPENTER - Fixed Duration
|Req #: ||140295 |
|Department: ||HMC MAINTENANCE |
|Job Location: || Harborview Medical Center |
|Posting Date: ||12/02/2016 |
|Closing Info: || Open Until Filled |
|Salary: ||$3,399 - $4,502 per month |
|Union Position: ||Yes |
| || This classification is governed by a negotiated labor contract and is subject to union shop provisions. For more information about union shop provisions, visit Union Information |
|Shift: ||1st Shift (Days) |
|Notes: || 12-month fixed duration appointment. |
Working schedule will change based on location of curtain install within the facility.
| As the region's only Level I Trauma center, Harborview Medical Center (HMC) is well known for innovations and excellence in trauma care and its centers of emphasis: Trauma, Burn, Neurosciences, AIDS/STD, Center for Advanced Reconstruction and Rehabilitation (CARER), and mentally-and medically- vulnerable populations. In addition to the centers of emphasis, HMC serves a mission population for King County. Harborview employees are committed to the vital role the institution plays in the immediate community, as well as the entire Northwest region. HMC is owned by King County and managed by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW's School of Medicine. The UW is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty. |
HMC Maintenance has an outstanding opportunity for a full time day shift fixed duration Carpenter. The individual in this role will perform journey - level carpentry work installing new cubical curtains and hooper covers. Maintenance, repair, and construction of Harborview facilities.
A summary of the Carpenter responsibilities:
Repair or alter buildings, sheds, scaffolds, partitions, concrete forms and other structures from plans, sketches or instructions; may construct new facilities from blueprints and specifications.
Repair floors, walls, ceilings, screens, windows, sashes, doors, furniture, stairs, cupboards and roofs.
Operate power equipment such as saws, jointers, lathes, sanders, planers, boring and mortising machines. Clean, sharpen and maintain equipment noted above as well as hand tools.
Assist in estimates of cost and provide feedback to improve estimating and costing processes.
Drive Engineering service truck as required, also, load and unload materials and supplies.
Maintain inventory of replacement parts and tools.
May direct work of others.
Other duties as assigned.
For detailed information on Benefits for this position click here.
| Completion of a recognized apprenticeship as a carpenter; or full journey status as a carpenter in a union; or four years' applicable work experience. Vocational training may be substituted for work experience on a year-for-year basis. Possession of a valid motor vehicle operator's license may be required. |
This position will work different schedule and shifts depending on the location of curtains to be installed. Flexible schedule but always a 40hr week.
| Building and Construction -- Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of buildings, or other structures such as Medical Facilities. |
Mathematics -- Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
Design -- Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.
Production and Processing -- Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.
Mechanical -- Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, and maintenance.
Law and Government -- Knowledge of laws, legal codes, government regulations.
Efficient and effective multitasking skills
Ability to understand and produce written and verbal instructions in English
Excellent communication skills
|CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT:|
| 12-month fixed duration appointment. |
Pre-employment assessment: Work history review, reference checks, interview and verification of education, communication and professional skills and experience.
1. Orientation successful completion of departmental and organizational orientation.
2. Skills Validation Checklist demonstration of job-related skills.
3. Performance Appraisal Evaluation of job-related knowledge and skills.
4. Ability to work constructively with other engineering staff, medical staff, and patients.
Capable of lifting +/- 50 lbs.
Mandatory Training: Successful completion of mandatory training, initial and yearly. Mandatory training will be monitored through department training records.
Failure To complete and pass mandatory training will result in automatic removal from Job-related duties.