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Carpenter I

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

This position requires rotational on call duty with the other carpenters.

Posting Information

Posting Information

Posting Number 2017476
Posting/Functional Title Carpenter I
University Pay Plan Title Carpenter I
Location San Marcos
Department Facilities Operations
Recruitment Type Open to All
Job Type Full-Time
Monthly Salary $2,600 - $2,900
Job Category Non-Exempt
Required Qualifications: Applicants must specifically address how they meet these required qualifications to meet the requirements of the position.

- Employment experience as a Carpenter
- Experience using trade-specific tools
- Experience performing interior space and furniture maintenance and repairs
- Experience and proficiency framing structures and walls
- Experience installing countertops and flooring using laminate, tile, vinyl, carpet, and hardwood

Preferred Qualifications

- Experience handling hazardous material
- Familiarity with MSDS
- Employment experience in higher education or government
- Computer skills, including proficiency with e-mail and use of a portable electronic tablet
- Experience using AiM and SAP

Job Description

The purpose of this position is to assemble, construct, repair, and/or maintain University building interiors through carpentry. This includes performing duties and assignments related to furniture, doors, windows, walls, shelving, and any other interior structures and equipment requiring entry-level carpentry trade skills performed under supervision.

Job Duties

- Performs maintenance on interior University spaces including repair/replacement of ceiling tile, sheetrock, vinyl tile, carpet, hardwood, parquet, and ceramic tile.
- Frames walls, installs new trim, corner and base molding, paneling, sheetrock and door trim. Installs, repairs, and replaces glass, countertops and laminate.
- Constructs, hangs, and repairs doors, cabinets, and shelving
- Assembles, disassembles, and repairs furniture

Additional Information to Applicants

This position requires rotational on call duty with the other carpenters.

Job Open Date 08/24/2017
Job Close Date<br><br>Job Close Date (Posting closes at midnight) 10/02/2017
Open Until Filled No
Normal Work Days Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Normal Work Hours Start 7:30 a.m.
Normal Work Hours End 4:30 p.m.
Posting Notices Applicant must have a valid Texas Driver's License and be a driver in good standing with less than ten (10) points deducted for driving infractions as determined by the employer driving standards system., Applicant must pass the physical skills assessment relevant to the job posting title requirements., YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO ELECTRONICALLY ATTACH A COVER LETTER.
Legal and Required Notices

Texas State University, to the extent not in conflict with federal or state law, prohibits discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, veterans’ status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.


Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of record checks and verifications including criminal history, driving records, education records, employment verifications, reference checks, and employment eligibility verifications.


Texas State University is a tobacco-free campus. Smoking and the use of any tobacco product will not be allowed anywhere on Texas State property or in university owned or leased vehicles.


Texas State University is a member of the Texas State University System. Texas State University is an EOE.


Texas State is committed to increasing the number of women and minorities in administrative and professional positions.

Applicant Document

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. DD 214/DD1300
  3. Licensure
  4. Certifications
  5. Letter of Recommendation #1
  6. Letter of Recommendation #2
  7. Letter of Recommendation #3
  8. List of References

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have the ability to obtain a Texas driver's license within 90 days of employment?
    • Yes
    • No
    • No Response