Job Description

Maintenance Technician IV - Carpenter
Location: Facilities & Construction
12 months, 8 hours/day
Grade 26, $19.03/hour
Start Date: 09/10/2018
5 -Year Clean MVD Driving Record Required

Purpose Statement

The job of Maintenance Technician IV - Carpenter is done for the purpose/s of providing carpentry services with specific responsibility for identifying repair and/or replacement needs; installing, repairing, and building items; assisting other skilled trades; and ensuring that tools and materials are available at job site.

This job reports to Facilities Supervisor

Essential Functions

Builds a variety of items (e.g. block walls, counter tops, cabinets, shelving, moldings, etc.) for the purpose of modifying and/or adapting facilities to specific needs.

Coordinates with assigned lead and/or supervisor and other trades for the purpose of completing projects and work orders efficiently.

Informs personnel regarding procedures and/or status of work orders for the purpose of providing necessary information for making decisions, taking appropriate action and/or complying with building and safety regulations.

Installs a variety of equipment, fixtures and fabrications (e.g. classroom and office systems components, dropped ceilings, partitions, door frames/hardware, gutters, heating ducts, etc.) for the purpose of providing a safe and workable environment.

Maintains vehicle, tools and equipment for the purpose of ensuring availability in safe operating condition.   

Oversees other Maintenance Technician/s for the purpose of ensuring the completion of projects in a timely manner and according to specifications.

Prepares written materials (e.g. repair status, activity logs, etc.) for the purpose of documenting activities and/or conveying information.

Remodels office and work space including partitions, paneling, etc. for the purpose of ensuring safe and efficient utilization of space.

Repairs a variety of furniture and fixtures for the purpose of ensuring a safe working condition.

Requests equipment and supplies for the purpose of maintaining inventory and ensuring availability of items required to complete the necessary installation and/or repair.

Responds to emergency situations during and after hours for the purpose of resolving immediate safety concerns.

Transports a variety of tools, equipment and supplies for the purpose of ensuring the availability of materials required at job site.

Other Functions

Participates in meetings, workshops, training, and seminars, as assigned for the purpose of conveying and/or gathering information required to perform job functions.

Performs other related duties as assigned for the purpose of ensuring the efficient and effective functioning of the work unit.

Job Requirements: Minimum Qualifications

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

SKILLS are required to perform single, technical tasks with a potential need to upgrade skills in order to meet changing job conditions. Specific skill based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: operating equipment used in carpentry maintenance; planning and managing projects; preparing and maintaining accurate records; adhering to safety practices.

KNOWLEDGE is required to perform algebra and/or geometry; read technical information, compose a variety of documents, and/or facilitate group discussions; and analyze situations to define issues and draw conclusions. Specific knowledge based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: methods, techniques, materials, tools used in carpentry installation, maintenance, and repair; safety practices and procedures.

ABILITY is required to schedule activities and/or meetings; gather and/or collate data; and use job-related equipment. Flexibility is required to work with others; work with data utilizing defined and similar processes; and operate equipment using a variety of standardized methods. Ability is also required to work with a diversity of individuals; work with similar types of data; and utilize a variety of types of job-related equipment. Problem solving is required to identify issues and create action plans. Problem solving with data frequently requires independent interpretation of guidelines; and problem solving with equipment is moderate. Specific ability based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: adapting to changing work priorities; communicating with diverse groups; meeting deadlines and schedules; working as part of a team; working with constant interruptions.


Responsibilities include: working under direct supervision using standardized routines; providing information and/or advising others; utilization of resources from other work units may be required to perform the job's functions. There is a continual opportunity to impact the organization’s services.

Work Environment

The usual and customary methods of performing the job's functions require the following physical demands: significant lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling, significant climbing and balancing, frequent stooping, kneeling, crouching, and/or crawling and significant fine finger dexterity. Generally the job requires 20% sitting, 40% walking, and 40% standing. The job is performed under minimal temperature variations and under conditions with exposure to risk of injury and/or illness.

Experience:   Job related experience within a specialized field is required.

Education:    Targeted, job related education with study in job-related                           area.


Required Testing                                   Certificates and Licenses                  

Online Driver Trainiing Certification           Commercial Driver's License Preferred

                                                              Driver's License & Evidence of Insurability

                                                              Fork Lift Certificate

Continuing Educ./Training                   Clearances

                                                              Criminal Background Clearance       

FLSA Status - Non Exempt 

Primary Location: Facilities & Construction

Shift Type: 1.0 FTE

Job Contact Information

Applications will be accepted beginning
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 12:00 AM
(Mountain Standard Time)

Application Instructions

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