Rockefeller University Carpenter Helper in New York, New York
Job Title Carpenter Helper
Laboratory / Department Plant Operations
Plant Operations offers comprehensive services at The Rockefeller University including a full range of building trades services which are responsible for routine maintenance and minor/major space alterations, plumbing, electrical, carpentry, HVAC, grounds maintenance, locksmith, custodial, moving and setup services.
Reporting to the Supervisor of the Carpenter Shop, the Carpenter Helper will install and repair acoustic ceilings, drywall, doors, door and window frames, and hardware. Will also handle fabrication of phenolic bench tops, lath and plaster walls and ceilings, and install cabinetry, furniture, and ceramic tile. Responsibilities also include cleaning and protection of work areas for carpentry shop and other trades, picking up deliveries, and stocking materials.
High School diploma or equivalent required. Must have a minimum of 2-3 years of relevant experience and knowledge of all forms of power and hand tools. Must be able and willing to work in all conditions (inside, outside, all weather conditions, etc). Construction background preferred but not necessary.
Must be able to climb extension ladders, work overhead, and balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, and move within confined areas including crawl and attic spaces. Must be able to sustain considerable physical effort at frequent intervals. Must be able to move, push, pull, or lift equipment, materials, and tools weighing more than 50 lbs.
The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans