Job description

Posting Details

Posting NumberCS01070Job TitleCARPENTERPosition Number0467FTEFLSAPay RateSalary Range$21.05 - $21.92Pay Grade LevelGrade 314GPosition TypeClassified Civil Service StaffUnionC94/L528 - Council 94/Local 528 (Serv/Maint)Status Calendar Year, Full-time, LimitedRestriction or Limitation ReasonLeave Without PayEnd Date of Restriction or Limitation

LIMITED TO 11/30/20

DepartmentMaintenance & RepairContact(s)

Donna L. Charron
Supervising Employee Relations Officer
Office of Human Resource Administration
80 Lower College Road
Kingston, RI 02881

Contact Phone/Extension401-874=2317Contact [email protected] Demands

At the time of appointment must be physically qualified to perform assigned duties as evidenced by a physician’s certificate.

Campus LocationKingstonBuilding(s)Grant FundedExtension Contingent on Funding DateExtension Contingency NotesDuties and Responsibilities


To do building work such as the construction of small structures and to make required repairs and alterations to such structures.
To make and repair truck bodies and traffic control signs.
To make and repair cabinets, desks, tables, chairs and other furniture.
To install and repair doors and locks.
To make and repair screens and window frames and replace window glass and cords.
To build all types of wood frames for pouring concrete.
To sharpen and repair tools and keep equipment in good condition.
To operate and care for woodworking machinery.
To give simple directions to helpers, laborers or inmate help assigned to assist in the performance of various carpentry tasks.
To be responsible for the operation of a small woodworking shop.
As required, to requisition supplies, keep records and make reports.
To repair roofs and install and repair floor covering.
To erect and climb scaffoldings for interior and exterior repairs.
To do related work as required.

Required Qualifications


A thorough knowledge of the practices, techniques, tools, equipment and materials used in carpentry and skill in the application of such practices and techniques; a working knowledge of various kinds of wood, its adaptability and uses; a working knowledge of safety measures and precautions; skill in the use and care of woodworking tools and
equipment; the ability to work from plans and specifications and to follow rough sketches and oral and written instructions; and related capacities and abilities.


EDUCATION: Such as may have been gained through: completion of eight school grades; and

EXPERIENCE: Such as may have been gained through: employment as a journeyman carpenter.

OR, any combination of education and experience that shall be substantially equivalent to the above education and experience.


At the time of appointment must be physically qualified to perform assigned duties as evidenced by a physician’s certificate.

Preferred QualificationsEnvironmental Conditions

This position is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions

Work Hours

7:30 AM to 4:00 PM — Monday through Friday
Days Off: Saturday & Sunday

Posting Date10/13/2020Closing Date10/22/2020Special Instructions to ApplicantsQuicklink for Posting DocumentsRequired Documents
    Optional Documents
      Supplemental Questions

      Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

      1. * Are you currently a State employee who is a member of AFSCME/Council 94?
        • Yes--IF YES, I understand that if I am the most senior lateral transfer bidder, fully qualified and in good standing, that I MUST ACCEPT THIS POSITION.
        • No
      2. * Have you completed eight school grades?
        • Yes
        • No
      3. * Have you been employed as a journeyman carpenter? Please support your answer in your application and resume.
        • Yes
        • No




      Diversity Profile: University



      View more

      Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

      Arrow pointing right
      Job No:
      Posted: 10/14/2020
      Application Due: 10/22/2020
      Work Type: