UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
Specification for Class
UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP
8825 (WFSE Skilled Trades)
Perform journey-level carpentry work.
Positions allocated to this class are distinguished by the responsibility to perform journey - level carpentry work in the maintenance, repair and construction of institution facilities.
Repair or alter buildings, sheds, scaffolds, partitions, concrete forms and other structures from plans, sketches or instructions; may construct new facilities from blueprints and specifications;
Repair floors, walls, ceilings, screen, windows, sashes, doors, furniture, fixtures, stairs, cupboards and roofs;
Build and install cabinets, furniture and other fixtures;
Adjust, repair or replace locks, weather stripping, screens, mirrors, brackets, blinds, linoleum, tile, gutters and downspouts;
Operate power equipment such as saws, jointers, lathes, sanders, planers, boring and motising machines; clean, sharpen, maintain and repair such equipment;
Clean, sharpen, maintain and repair hand tools;
Develop preliminary cost estimates for installations and repairs;
Drive service truck as required; load and unload materials and supplies;
May lead and instruct helpers as required;
May perform work in other trades;
Perform related duties as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - UW Contract Classified
Completion of a recognized apprenticeship as a carpenter; or full journey status as a carpenter in a union; or four years' applicable work experience. Vocational training may be substituted for work experience on a year-for-year basis. Possession of a valid motor vehicle operator's license may be required.
The examination (including written, E & T and oral components) will consist of a scored evaluation of the applicant's training and experience as a carpenter or carpenter's helper; knowledge of standard practices, methods, materials, tools, and equipment of carpentry trades and safety precautions; ability to work from blueprints, plans and sketches; ability to estimate materials and time needed to complete jobs; and ability to use and maintain hand and power tools.
New Class: 1-3-73
Title Change: 5-17-73
CSR Class Conversion (mc): 06-01-05