Torrance, California
$4,455 to $5,727 per month.
Sep 13, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

El Camino College



Req: C1718-016

Division: Facilities Planning & Services

Close Date: 09/26/2017


Complete job description and application available online at:



Under the direction of the Facilities Services Supervisor or assigned administrator, perform skilled carpentry work in the alteration, maintenance, repair, installation and construction of equipment, fixtures and structures; assist in performing other skilled maintenance duties as assigned.



Perform carpentry work, such as constructing, installing or replacing cabinets, countertops, cabinet doors and paneling; repair furniture and fixtures.

Perform rough carpentry for new and repair work; repair damage to walls, floors, roofs and other damaged structures.

Install windows and related hardware; hang and repair doors; install doorknobs; adjust or replace door closures, doorstops and other door hardware.

Build partitions; construct walls using paneling, sheet rock and other wall coverings; install, replace and repair partitions, ceiling and floor tiles and other items; install toilet partitions; install, maintain and repair roofs as needed.

Perform mill and cabinetwork, such as constructing and installing work stations, cabinets, bookshelves, bulletin boards and picture frames.

Assist in performing other skilled maintenance duties as it relates to the carpentry discipline. Construct and repair furniture, equipment and fixtures.

Operate saws, lathes, planers, jointers, sanders, handsaws, power-activated hammers, pneumatic nailers and staplers and other woodworking machinery; maintain and service tools and equipment.

Perform related duties as assigned.




Equipment utilized in the carpentry trade.

Materials, tools, shop math and procedures used in performing rough and finished carpentry. Basic qualities and uses of various woods and other construction materials.

Health and safety regulations.

Repair methods for furniture and tile.

Technical aspects of field of specialty.



Utilize carpentry tools and machines.

Plan and lay out carpentry work, including estimating labor and materials costs.

Work from blueprints, rough drawings and sketches.

Work independently with little direction.

Operate a truck and forklift.

Make arithmetic calculations quickly and accurately.

Understand and follow oral and written directions.

Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with others. Plan and organize work.

Lift objects weighing up to 50 lbs.

Perform skilled maintenance work as assigned.

Use a variety of tools and machinery used in the basic trade.



Any combination equivalent to: four years of training or experience which demonstrates journey-level skills in the carpentry trade.



Valid California driver’s license and a safe driving record.



Exposure to direct sunlight, rain and humidity.

Climbing ladders and working in high spaces.

Frequently reaching below shoulder level.

Hand and finger dexterity to grasp, handle and twist various equipment. Occasional installation of various electrical components.

Recognize and see warning signs, obstacles and/or hazardous conditions.


SALARY RANGE $4,455 to $5,727 per month.

Employees contribute 6.50% - 7% of their earnings toward the Public Employees Retirement System (PERS).



This position is designated as a full-time, twelve-month classified. Excellent fringe benefits include eight 32-hour workweeks during the summer. Working hours will be Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.

Employment is subject to verification of all information provided on the employment application. Candidates selected for employment must agree to be fingerprinted, provide current tuberculosis test results, provide proof of eligibility for employment in the United States, and present a valid Social Security card upon hire.



Applicants must submit the following documents by the closing date: Online application:

Applicants with disabilities requiring special accommodations must contact Human Resources at least five (5) working days prior to the final filing date.

Please Note: Documents submitted or uploaded for a previous position cannot be reused for other positions. You must submit the required documents for each position you apply for by the closing date. Failure to do so will result in an incomplete application. Applications with an incomplete status will not receive consideration. You may check the status of your application online.

If you should need assistance please call (310) 660-3593 Ext. 3807 or visit the office between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

CLOSING DATE: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.


El Camino College is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The El Camino Community College District provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity or sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.

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