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Company: Williamsburg Landing
Location: Williamsburg
Posted on: September 19, 2022

Job Description:

Williamsburg Landing, a 5-star CARF-accredited life plan community, seeks a Full-Time Carpenter. The Carpenter, under the supervision of the Field Manager, is responsible for the maintenance and operation of windows, doors, and repair or replacement of rotted wood, plastic, and fiberglass surfaces. The Carpenter also installs walls, doors, windows, and other structural and aesthetic components throughout Williamsburg Landing, including individual living units, ensuring repairs and structural changes meet applicable safety standards and building codes.ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Supports all matters pertaining to construction and repair carpentryPlans construction, carpentry installations and changes; coordinates with other Facilities staff to ensure that allowance is made for electrical, plumbing, or HVAC needsDesigns, builds, and installs architectural components such as pillars, cornices, and moldingsInstalls and maintains doors, windows and locking systemsReplaces rotted wood and repairs leaking roofs; reports evidence of damage from rain, rodents, or termitesConducts structural and interior inspections and repairsCompletes assorted maintenance work orders as assignedKeeps work site clean; ensures complete clean-up of work area at end of each workdayMaintains appropriate inventory, tools, and equipment on truck; requests additional materials on an as-needed basis; maintains inventory, tools, and equipment in good working order; ensures waste is kept to a minimumPolices buildings regularly, identifies improperly operating equipment or components, and develops repair or replacement plansInforms Manager of problems concerning the upkeep of the buildingsPerforms other duties to include minor electrical, plumbing, and sheet metalEnsures that a task is completed and that the resident knows the status of repairs to their residences; respects residents' surroundings and works in a clean, neat and workman-like fashionCompletes work order forms; maintains contact with Facilities Management/Construction office for reassignment to jobs throughout the workdayServes as member of disaster and emergency response teams; fulfills assigned role in fire drills and for snow removalEvaluates work processes and methods; submits recommendations for continuous quality improvementMaintains positive interaction with residents, guests, and other Williamsburg Landing employeesAssumes on-call responsibility as assignedPerforms other duties as assignedQUALIFICATIONSHigh School Graduate or equivalent; a minimum of three (3) years' experience in residential and commercial carpentry; valid Commonwealth of Virginia driver's licenseKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIESKnowledge of pertinent building codes and safety requirements; knowledge of tools and equipment used in the carpentry field; ability to plan and construct small buildings and rooms within buildings; ability to locate and repair building and roofing leaks; ability to design and build cabinets, shelving, and architectural designs at the journeyman level; ability to read blueprints and drawings; ability to communicate effectively with senior adults experiencing differing levels of physical and cognitive challenges; ability to use hand-held communication equipment effectively and responsibly; ability to exercise sound professional judgmentPHYSICAL REQUIREMENTAbility to sustain hard work including, stooping, bending, reaching, climbing, crawling and other physical labor for extended periods of time; ability to work overhead from ladders for sustained periods of time; ability to work full shifts outside exposed to outdoor weather conditions and temperature extremes; ability to work at roof top heights; ability to regularly and safely lift and carry a minimum of 50 pounds; ability to take call and work odd hours, weekends, and holidays as requiredBENEFITSHealth, Dental & Vision InsuranceFSA & HSA403(b) Retirement Plan529 College Savings PlanLong-Term Care InsuranceLegal ResourcesPaid Time OffHoliday PayCorporate Wellness ProgramHealth Club & Spa MembershipEmployee Education & Training FundEmployee Assistance ProgramCredit Union MembershipWilliamsburg Landing is a non-profit, independent community offering a vibrant lifestyle for residents. Apply online at EOE/Tobacco Free/Drug Free#pm20


Keywords: Williamsburg Landing, Newport News , Carpenter, Professions , Williamsburg, Virginia

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