The IUPUI Office of Campus Facility Services (CFS) is seeking a Carpenter.
Build or repair doors, framework, floors, ceilings, shingle or BUR or EPDM or other roofing, or other fixtures in buildings. Install structures and fixtures such as roofing, walls, frames, ceilings, flooring dead bolts, keyed entry components, panic devices, closures, using carpenter's hand and power tools. Construct, alter or repaint various woodwork. Install drywall, floor tile, ceiling tile, Formica covering for doors etc. Install various equipment. Construct various types of cabinets.
Perform millwork, cabinetry and finish carpentry by setting up and operating power tools and machinery to size, plane, joint and mold lumber to desired dimensions. Cut tongues, grooves, bevels, beads or molding patterns. Cut and install custom moldings and trim.
Use hand tools and wood screws, nails, dowel pins, or glue to make framework or props. Fabricate and install chalkboards, bulletin boards, blinds, and projection screens. Measure dimensions of area and determine plumb of walls or ceilings using plumb-line and level.
Assembly, fit, and attach glass to framing; attach mounting strips and moldings to surface and apply mastic cement, putty, or screws to secure glass into position; apply glazing. Repair Venetian blinds and roll shades using basic hand tools. Reinstall to window if removed.
Assist in bidding and design work with manager. Train apprentices and other personnel one-on-one as needed.
Assist with snow removal activities as necessary. Must be available to work during inclement weather (i.e. snow and ice) when weather emergencies dictate that the CFS department is needed to take care of the campus.
Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned, including general building maintenance duties. Drive University vehicles as needed. Work any shift as needed. 24-hour a day emergency response as needed.
REQUIRED: High School Diploma or GED, plus a certificate in a relevant DOL apprenticed trade OR 5 years verifiable journey level experience. Must have a valid Driver's License and ability to be insured by Indiana University.
The successful candidate should possess the following: Knowledge of materials, methods, and tools involved in the construction or repair of houses, buildings, or other structures; Knowledge of applicable building codes, regulations or ordinances; May be required to acquire and maintain position-required certifications; Ability to interpret drawings, blueprints and/or schematics; Ability to determine the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job; Ability to effectively communicate and exchange information; Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions; Ability to use computer; Ability to work in team environment, and to interact and communicate with a wide variety of people; Ability to perform work in a safe and efficient manner.
Working Conditions/Physical Demands:
Must be able to remain in stationary position for long periods of time. Frequently move up to 50 pounds. Constantly move around, and drive. Occasionally ascend/descend ladders/scaffolding, positioning, reaching, grasping, pushing/pulling, twisting/bending, operating, detecting and communicating. Equal amounts of time spent indoors and outdoors with possible exposure to extreme hot or cold temperatures for one hour plus. Possible exposure to distraction/uncomfortable noise levels and vibration of body or extremities. Risk of bodily injury from mechanical parts, electricity, etc. Possible exposure to fumes, odors, etc. that may affect respiration and skin. May work in confined spaces and all types of weather.
Salary Plan: SM
Salary Grade: 56
Campus: IUPUI - Indianapolis
Department: CAMPUS FACILITY SERVICE GENERA (IN-CFSG-IUINA)
Internal Number: 70555
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.