Fy20-04 Carpenter I Revised

A special mission college within the Massachusetts state university system

Operations & Maintenance Department

FY20-04 Carpenter I

The Massachusetts Maritime Academy Operations & Facilities Department provides continuous maintenance and upkeep to the campus buildings and grounds.

Posting:  July 2019
Position:  Carpenter I
Union Affiliation:  AFSCME Unit II position – Grade 13/Step 1
Position Number:  FY20-04 (Revised)

General Statement of Duties:  Carpenter maintains buildings and related structures while applying carpentry techniques and using carpentry tools to construct, alter, repair and/or install fixtures and structures. Inspects buildings to determine need for carpentry repairs or alterations, interprets and/or draws sketches or layouts of work to be done, and erects and dismantles staging and scaffolding. Related duties may be assigned as required. This position is designated “ESSENTIAL PERSONNEL” and is required to respond to emergency situations when directed.

Qualifications:  Applicants must possess the ability to communicate in an oral and written manner and establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with others. Applicants must possess physical stamina and endurance including the ability to lift and carry heavy objects, stand or walk for extended periods of time, and climb and work from ladders. Applicants must possess knowledge of types and uses of materials and tools related to carpentry in addition to an understanding of safe practices and procedures. Applicants must have at least (A) two years of full-time, or equivalent part-time, experience in carpentry, woodworking or cabinet-making work. A diploma or certificate from a recognized trade, technical or vocational school, at high school level or higher, with a major in carpentry, woodworking or cabinet-making may be substituted for the required experience. Any equivalent combination of the required experience and education satisfies the requirements. This position also requires a valid Massachusetts Drivers License.

Salary:  Biweekly:  $1,563.48 (Grade 13/Step 1)       Annual:  $40,650.48 (Grade 13/Step 1)
Area of Assignment:            Operations & Maintenance
Supervision Received:         Associate Director of Operations & Maintenance
Shift & Days Off:                  Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  *Initial assignment only – subject to change                                                       according to Administration                             
Start date:                             ASAP

Deadline for applications:  Open until filled (revised). To apply, please submit the following documents: cover letter, resume, MMA application, Affirmative Action form, and contact information of three (3) professional references. These forms are located on the employment opportunities under Human Resources on the MMA website:  www.maritime.edu. Application materials may be saved, attached, and sent electronically to hr@maritime.edu. Alternatively, submit application materials by USPS to: Human Resources Department, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, 101 Academy Drive, Buzzards Bay, MA 02532. The Academy is not sponsoring immigration visas at this time.  Finalist must complete a drug screening, physical and background check.

MMA is an AA/EEO, Veteran, and Individuals with Disabilities Employer. Members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.