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Facilities Carpenter

Company: Lincoln Property Company Commercial, Inc
Location: Washington
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Our Client, St. Albans School is looking for a Facilities Carpenter -From the top of Mount St. Alban, St. Albans School looks up to the Washington National Cathedral and out to the United States Capitol. Our location serves as an embodiment and constant reminder of the School's motto: Pro Ecclesia et Pro Patria, for Church and Country. The school was established in 1909 by the Protestant Episcopal Cathedral Foundation. - Our mission is to prepare boys in grades 4 through 12 to develop and use their spiritual, intellectual, artistic, and physical gifts not for themselves alone, but in service of the greater community. As an Episcopal school, we welcome and embrace boys of all faiths and backgrounds to this caring community that learns, prays, plays, sings, and eats together. We are committed to a diversity among students, faculty, and staff that shapes and enriches our shared experiences. - - -As part of the Protestant Episcopal Cathedral Foundation (PECF), St. Albans, the Cathedral, the National Cathedral School, and Beauvoir benefit from strong ties and collaboration. -Reporting to the Manager of Facilities, the Facilities Carpenter will perform general maintenance and repair tasks on a daily basis, with a particular emphasis upon lock and hardware repair, re-pinning and key cutting on the campus of St. Albans School. - -Specifically, areas of responsibilities will include:

  • Lock repair and installation; re-pinning and key cutting and maintenance of the system-wide key inventory
  • Respond quickly in the event of an emergency, notify appropriate personnel and follow safety protocol;
  • Inspect and inventory tools and equipment regularly to ensure they are in good condition for proper functioning;
  • Repair of plaster and drywall partitions;
  • Installation of wall-mounted equipment, art, white boards;
  • Repair of furniture and assembly of new classroom- and office- furniture. These skills may require the use of historical methods of preservation and repair;
  • Repair light fixtures and retrofit existing lamps with LED lamps and/or ballasts;
  • Perform the set-up of events, to include chairs, tables, staging, microphones and as necessary, temporary electrical service;
  • Assist with the maintenance of electrical, plumbing, and HVAC systems;
  • Provide on-call support for inclement weather, power outage, or similar scenarios. -The position may perform other related duties as assigned. -The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are logically related to the position. -Supervision ExercisedFor the purposes of management, performance assessment, and span of control, the Facilities Carpenter does not directly supervise any employees but works in coordination with the Facilities team.Experience: A minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in hands-on trades of carpentry, electrical, mechanical and locksmithingEducation: High-school and/or trade-school graduateCertifications: OSHA 10-hour preferred. -Preferred Qualifications:
    • Ability to read and interpret building construction documents;
    • Ability to independently plan, organize, and coordinate multiple tasks;
    • Demonstrated knowledge of electrical, carpentry, and plumbing among other technical skills;
    • Ability to troubleshoot in order to determine exact problems and tackle them accordingly;
    • Excellent ability to communicate system problems to stakeholders for proper understanding;
    • Exhibited good mechanical skills to handle equipment to avoid causing injuries to self and others;
    • Demonstrated strategic skills in short- and long-term planning and facilitation and collaboration;
    • Ability to negotiate, mitigate conflict, and build alliances;
    • Experience managing people and teams to achieve desired results;
    • Creative, innovative, and strategic thinking ability;
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
    • Analytical, organizational, interpersonal, and cross-cultural skills;
    • Ability to work efficiently and quickly under pressure;
    • Sensitivity for and understanding of academic disciplines and issues;
    • Ability to work with faculty, staff, and professionals to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace;
    • Ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time around construction activities and ability to lift 20 lbs. Must be able to comfortably use ladders and lifts. -Personal Characteristics - - - - - - - - - - - -This position requires an individual with the following characteristics:
      • Commitment to St. Albans School's values;
      • Good character, kindness, and an open heart and mind;
      • Integrity and honesty, with the highest ethical standards to choose the hard right over the easy wrong;
      • Personally accountable; assumes ownership, control, and accountability for all areas of responsibility and commitments made to others;
      • Accessible and responsive; serves others through collaborative problem-solving and openness to new ideas;
      • Passionate, collaborative, strategic, and smart with a hands-on, roll-up-the-sleeves orientation;
      • Strong team player with high EQ, making it a key priority to develop strong relationships with faculty and staff at all levels at the School;
      • Invests the time to be a visible, engaged, and engaging presence on campus.
      • Ability to establish trust and credibility;
      • Flexible and receptive to change;
      • A positive "can-do" attitude. - -Join the Lincoln family by submitting your resume here. - Please include salary requirements with application. - Qualified applicants will proceed with background investigation and drug screening. - Lincoln Property Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. -

Keywords: Lincoln Property Company Commercial, Inc, Washington DC , Facilities Carpenter, Professions , Washington, DC

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