Trades Specialist IV
Division of Administration and Finance
Facilities Planning and Construction
Advertised Minimum Salary
Advertised Salary Range
Location of Vacancy
Hours per week
8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.
Advertised Job Summary
Under limited supervision, performs skilled carpentry duties required to provide carpenter modifications for in-house construction projects. Serves as a journeyman carpenter and assists other carpenters with on the job training. Repairs include such items as replacing, repairing and relocating walls, hanging doors, door frames, installing hardware, maintaining and installing suspended ceilings, metal and wood stud framing and drywall installation, repair, wall system assemblies. Perform take-off measurements and estimates on projects to determine material and labor needed along with cost. Also executes the purchasing and ordering of materials needed to complete each renovation project assigned.Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)
High school diploma and 5 years experience in carpentry trade of building renovations. Driver's License required.Preferred Qualifications Knowledge/Skills/Abilities
Ability to understand and read blueprints and specifications. Employee must use initiative and be proactive in discharging duties. Must maintain considerable knowledge of tools and material used in building maintenance and construction. Must maintain knowledge and skills of the many techniques and methods used in the carpentry trade.
Posting Detail Information
Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date 04/16/2018 If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date Job Open Date 03/07/2018 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant
Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This position is open until filled. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/27670 EEO Statement
The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.
Hazardous weather category Essential Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No
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Do you have at least a high school diploma and 5 years experience in carpentry trade of building renovations?
Do you have a valid Driver's License?
If selected, will you be willing to accept the advertised salary? If not, what are your salary requirements?
(Open Ended Question)
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