City of New Haven
If you are a dedicated and skilled carpenter seeking a challenging yet fulfilling role where your expertise will be valued, we welcome you to apply for this position. Embrace the opportunity to contribute to the City’s infrastructure while showcasing your passion for quality craftsmanship and attention to detail. Apply now and be a vital part of our team. This is skilled carpentry work at the journeyman level maintaining buildings and related structures applying carpentry techniques and using carpentry tools in the construction, maintenance and repair of wooden articles, equipment, and structures throughout the City of New Haven.
Work involves responsibility for performing skilled carpentry tasks in accordance with standard practices of the trade, local building codes and health and safety regulations. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS include:Completion of high school or the equivalent; and 3 to 5 years experience in the carpentry trade or completion of an approved apprenticeship; or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the following knowledge, abilities, and skills:Considerable knowledge of the standard practices, methods, tools, and materials of the trade and the qualities and uses of various woods arid related materials. Considerable knowledge of State and Local building codes and OSHA standards including all material safety data sheets (MSDS) with regards to products and supplies used in the performance of duties. Considerable knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trade.
Ability to make simple estimates of time and materials. Ability to inspect lumber for grade and quality. Possession of and ability to maintain a valid State of Connecticut driver s license. Accepting applications through 08/18/23.