Carpenter


TITLE: Apply Carpenter
Facilities Services
LOCATION: Longview
DATE POSTED: 11-16-2018
REPORTS TO: Trades Coordinator
SCHEDULE:
Hourly position – Office hours are primarily weekdays 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., but responsibilities may occasionally require additional hours and flexibility that can include evenings and weekends.
POSITION DESCRIPTION:
The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all the responsibilities, duties, and skills of one filling this position.
Knowledgeable of trade safety procedures, ability to instruct safety awareness and supervise students or helpers as needed. Duties will be assigned by the Skilled Trades Coordinator and will include the following;
  • Perform all carpentry related tasks including, but not limited to, repairs related to woodworking, wallboard, framing, operations of hand tools, and shop equipment.
  • Perform all carpentry related tasks including, but not limited to maintenance of commercial and residential furnishings, including roof repairs and inspection.
  • Perform all carpentry related tasks including, but not limited to construction of existing or new remodel projects; consisting of flooring, and ceiling overhead work.
  • Perform all carpentry related tasks including, but not limited to cleaning, or maintaining structural property or facilities as assigned by the Facilities Services Trades Coordinator.
  • Perform duties related to working from ladders, and use of field related tools.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Will be on the after-hours on-call rotation. On-call/Call-out hours are primarily 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 a.m. weekdays and 24-hours on weekends and holidays.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Carpentry experience (3 – 5 years minimum) is required.
  • Knowledgeable in aspects of residential, and light commercial carpentry skills.
  • High School diploma or equivalent fund of knowledge required.
  • Must be age 18 or older.

LeTourneau University seeks a person with an enthusiastic and contagious Christian faith who is committed to Christian higher education that integrates Christian faith with learning.
SALARY: Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and other qualifications. LeTourneau University provides a significant benefit package, which includes medical and life insurance and contribution to a retirement program.
DATE POSITION IS AVAILABLE: Immediately
PROCEDURE FOR APPLICATION OR NOMINATION:

Applications will be reviewed in the order received and will continue until the position is filled. In accordance with applicable provisions of federal law, applicants for employment who are in agreement with the educational mission of LeTourneau University and applicants for admission to educational programs or activities are considered without discrimination on the basis of race, age, sex, handicapping condition, national origin or genetic information. Inquiries about this policy should be directed to the Director of Human Resources, (903) 233-4170.

Applications are required and are available from www.letu.edu/jobs or from the Business Office, LeTourneau University, 2100 Mobberly Avenue, Longview, TX. Send completed application, and a current resume to:

LeTourneau University
ATTN: Human Resources
P.O. Box 7001
Longview, Texas 75607-7001
FAX (903) 233-4103
E-mail address: HumanResources@letu.edu

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY:

LeTourneau University is the premier Christian polytechnic university in the nation where educators engage students to nurture Christian virtue, develop competency and ingenuity in their professional fields, integrate faith and work, and serve the local and global community.

LETU is a Christ-centered, interdenominational institute of higher learning offering more than 85 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in arts and sciences, aviation, business & technology, communication, computer science, criminal justice, education, engineering, nursing, psychology & counseling and theology & vocation. LETU's 2,700 students represent nearly all 50 states, more than 30 foreign countries, and around 50 different denominational groups. In addition to residential programs at the main campus in Longview, Texas, students are enrolled in a robust suite of online programs, as well as innovative hybrid programs in the Dallas and Houston areas.

LETU is consistently recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of "America's Best Colleges," and the engineering program is ranked nationally. LeTourneau University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone 404-679-4500, at http://www.sacscoc.org) to award associate, baccalaureate and master's degrees. LeTourneau University's engineering and engineering technology programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission and the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012 - telephone: 410-347-7700. The Carnegie Foundation classifies LeTourneau University as a Master's (Comprehensive) University II.

The 162 acre main campus is located in Longview, Texas, a progressive hub city with an MSA of over 190,000, nestled among the beautiful pine-forested hills and lakes of East Texas. It is approximately 120 miles east of Dallas, Texas and 60 miles west of Shreveport, Louisiana.

See https://www.letu.edu for more information.