Tufts University's Facilities department provides professional, high quality and cost effective services to the faculty, staff and students of the University. The commitment includes planning, building, maintaining and operating the department to maximize long-term value. Each Facilities employee is expected to meet the needs of our customers and to strive to exceed their expectations.
Position requires significant knowledge and recent full-time experience in the fabrication, installation, and repair of items associated with the carpentry field including but not limited to: doors, windows, ceiling, floors, etc. The position also requires significant knowledge and recent full-time experience in the preparation, decoration and protection of interior and exterior surfaces of buildings .A minimum of ten years recent full-time experience as a carpenter is required. Proven experience in the proper application all types of primers, lacquers, paints, varnish, etc. is required. A current, valid driver's license is required. Must be able to work with minimal supervision and be able to read and comprehend construction drawings. Must be mature, adaptable, and must work pleasantly and tactfully with his/her fellow employees, faculty, students, and staff. Must be able to read, write and comprehend the English language. Must be physically able to meet the requirements on the attached listing. This Position is required to be on call.
A minimum of ten years recent full-time experience as a carpenter is required Candidate must have current, valid Massachusetts Driver's License Reading, writing and comprehension of the English language is required as well as the ability to compute addition, subtraction, multiplication and division functions using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.
High School diploma or equivalent is required.
Must be able to read blueprints. Basic computer knowledge and operation skills.
Trade or vocational school is strongly preferred.
Must be mature, adaptable, and have the ability to work pleasantly and tactfully with his/her fellow employees, faculty, students and staff.
To complete jobs using the right knowledge and materials, and to do so in a safe and timely manner.
Develop new and creative ways of keeping the exterior of the buildings (campus) well maintained.
Maintain the mindset that we are a service organization and strive to improve on service both as an individual and as part of a department. Proving to the customer that you are working in their best interests.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Medford/Somerville
Organization: Facilities Medford - Trades A
Employee Status: Regular Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Jan 15, 2019, 4:15:43 PM
Internal Number: 92300
About Tufts University
Tufts is a leader in American higher education, distinctive for its success as a moderately sized university that excels at research and providing students with a personal experience. Our unique combination of research and liberal arts attracts students, faculty and staff who thrive in our environment of curiosity, creativity and engagement.