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Carpenter | California Institute of Technology - Military Veterans

at HERC - Southern California

Carpenter Associate Caltech Job Category: Fulltime Regular Exempt Overtime Eligible: Overtime Eligible Benefits Eligible: Benefit Based Caltech is a world-renowned science and engineering institute that marshals some of the world's brightest minds and most innovative tools to address fundamental scientific questions. We thrive on finding and cultivating talented people who are passionate about what they do. Join us and be a part of the diverse Caltech community. Job Summary As a Journeyperson level contributor in carpentry and cabinet making, the employee under general supervision will apply journeyperson level skills in providing building maintenance, laboratory installations and rehabilitation projects. This person will also apply cabinet making skills to the layout, fabrication, and installation of new and rehabilitation projects. Essential Job Duties Responsible for following all safety procedures and maintaining a safe and secure work environment. Under general supervision, works on semi-routine assignments where judgement is required. Assists periodically in orientation and training of support personnel. Performs layout of cabinetry and fixtures using blueprints or oral direction. Constructs cabinetry or fixtures at journeyperson level. Does rough and finish carpentry, framing with wood and metal studs, roof repairing, tile flooring repairing and ceiling tile repairing. Installs projects in a campus environment. Remodels and rehabilitates existing cabinet installations. Applies advanced knowledge of specialized hand and power tools and special equipment of carpentry and cabinet making trades. Conducts oneself in a manner that will always maintain courteous, cooperative, and professional relationships among all members of the community. Work closely with all shop personnel and other Facilities Shops. Performs other related duties as assigned by supervisor. Basic Qualifications Candidate with high school diploma or equivalent. Completion of apprenticeship or equivalent training, one year or more of journeyperson level experience and five or more year's total experience in cabinet and/or carpentry trades. Understand and follow basic verbal and written instructions. Must maintain a valid California driver's license throughout the course of employment. Must be in good health with the physical strength and agility to lift up to 100 pounds of tools, materials, tables, chairs, and ladders on a regular basis. Must be able to bend in all directions, climb stairs and ladders, squeeze with arms and hands, operate machinery-using hands and work outdoors in all types of weather. Selected candidate must pass a pre-employment background investigation and post-offer physical examination to be hired for this position. Required to read blueprints and layout jobs. Proficiency with automated work order system and timekeeping. Welding. Light sheet metal work. Acrylic plastic work. Preferred Qualifications 5 years of work experience in a university or facilities setting is a plus. CNC machining certification Required Documents Resume To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Copyright 2022 Inc. All rights reserved. Posted by the FREE value-added recruitment advertising agency jeid-790aa7fdfc061447ac2d35b99a30df6d

Pasadena, CA

HERC - Southern California

Southern California HERC, established in 2003, is a non-profit organization composed of a diverse group of colleges and universities, and research, medical, and cultural institutions. Our institutions are committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the recruitment process and providing a work environment sensitive to work/life balance. We also understand that employment decisions often involve two careers and offer state of the art dual career resources and solutions. SoCal HERC includes members from the Central Coast, Los Angeles, Orange County, Inland Empire, and San Diego.

HERC is a gateway to more jobs in higher education and related fields than any other website. HERC provides job seekers with comprehensive and transparent access to job opportunities, daily job alerts, career advice news and webinars, dual career support, and regional multicultural resources to help with relocating to a new community.

SoCal HERC Member Institutions:

Antioch University, Azusa Pacific, University Cal Tech

CSU Fullerton, CSU Northridge,  CSU San Bernardino 

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Chapman University, Citrus College

Concordia University Irvine, Grossmont-Cuyamaca CCD, Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine 

Loyola Marymount University, MiraCosta Community College, Mount St. Mary’s University

North Orange County CCD, Occidental College,  Pacific Oaks College & Childrens School 

Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego State University, Soka University of America

The Claremont Colleges, The Salk Institute for Biological Sciences, UC Path Center

UC Irvine, UCLA, UC Riverside

UCSD, University of Redlands, University of San Diego

University of Southern California, Vanguard University, Whittier College

While there are certainly wonderful opportunities to teach and conduct research at HERC campuses, of the 42,000 jobs on, over 24,000 (or 57%) are non-teaching positions. You will find jobs in healthcare, administration, software, information technology, finance, technical and trades, social work, student affairs, and much, much more.

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