University of Houston

Lead Carpenter - Houston

Houston, TX
Founded in 1927, the University of Houston is the leading public research university in the vibrant

Job Description

Lead Carpenter

Posted: Saturday, 8/5/2023

Leads and coordinates the construction, installation, repair and renovation of structures and fixtures of university offices, suites and laboratories.

  • Reviews and interprets blueprints, drawings, and schematics to build, maintain and repair various types of facilities and structures.
  • Leads and coordinates the activities of carpenters and contractors in the repair and maintenance of university owned buildings; assigns work schedules.
  • Conducts inspections of buildings, completed work and work in progress; implements changes as required and provides training and technical direction.
  • Prepares reports of cost estimates, special studies and compiles information on work orders, projects and the general condition of campus buildings.
  • Monitors supply of materials needed and oversees the maintenance and replacement of tools and equipment.
  • May perform duties of carpenter as required.
  • May serve on special task force during periods of emergency, such as floods, storms or hurricanes.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

High school and 5 years experience

Requires a basic knowledge of grammar, spelling, punctuation and simple mathematical functions like percentages, ratios, etc. as might normally be acquired through attainment of a high school diploma or GED. Requires a minimum of five (5) years of directly job-related experience. Requires a valid Texas Driver's License.

Notes to Applicant : Please include a minimum of 3 professional references with your attachments.
Salary : 19.86 - 25.32
Required Attachments by Candidate : Resume, Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Employee Status : Regular/Benefits
Job Posting : Jul 19, 2023, 4:12:54 PM

University of Houston At A Glance

Founded in 1927, the University of Houston is the leading public research university in the vibrant international city of Houston, TX, the nation’s fourth-largest city and the energy capital of the world. The second most ethnically diverse major research university in the United States, UH educates more than 40,750 students each year from the United States and around the globe in more than 300 undergraduate and graduate academic programs, on campus and online. UH awards more than 8,000 degrees annually, with more than 200,000 alumni.
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