Trades Technician III (Carpentry)

  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Jul 01, 2020
Full Time Other
  • Salary: $38,833.00 - $66,809.00 Annually USD

Job Description


This position plans, coordinates and manages a wide variety of Carpentry repairs and minor and major renovation projects.

HIRING SALARY RANGE: $38,833 - $52,832 (Estimated Annual Salary)

APPLICATION PROCESS & DEADLINE: Submitted applications are reviewed by the hiring department, on a going basis, prior to the APPLICATION DEADLINE OF: FRIDAY, AUGUST28, 2020 or earlier if filled.

Duties and Responsibilities

Duties Include: organizing staff in the performance of routine maintenance, renovation projects and coordination of preventive maintenance on existing equipment. Develops novice staff by demonstration and working side by side on tasks. Ensure work is completed in accordance with the appropriate codes, manufacturer guidelines and acceptable industry practices. Perform quality assurance on contracted work. Schedule workload, order materials for jobs and perform repairs as needed in a trade's capacity. Assures carpentry work including locks, sheetrock repair, plaster and painting is completed as needed. Must be able to read blueprints and knowledgeable and up-to-date with all State and Local building codes. Must be able to master the department's work order system. Assures all work orders are properly documented with labor and materials and are completed in a timely manner. Coordinates with other Facilities shops and/or contractors to ensure issues are resolved in a timely manner. Supervises all contracted maintenance work. Ability to work within the County's procurement procedures. Completes all administrative reports, payroll forms, etc. within established deadlines. Provides oversight to the Carpentry shop in the supervisor's absence.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualification: High School diploma (or GED), Trades School with seven (7) or more years' of progressively responsible experience in the residential and commercial building trade and a minimum of five years' in a building maintenance environment or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Must be able to be on call 24/7 and available to work various shifts. Must be available for and report to work during a declared County emergency. Must possess excellent interpersonal skills. Ability to communicate effectively within varying levels of management. Ability to provide feedback in both written and oral forms. Proficiency in Microsoft Office required. Must have a valid SC Driver's license and pass a SLED background check.Closing Date/Time: 8/28/2020 11:59 PM Eastern

Job Address

Charleston, South Carolina United States View Map