Our Ability Jobs

Job Information

HERC: Metro New York & Southern Connecticut Carpenter I in New York, New York

Employer Name: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

MSK is seeking a Carpenter to join our team. The Carpenter will perform routine and specialized carpentry tasks to construct, repair and maintain the condition and appearance of hospital building, facilities and furniture. You Will: Assess job to be accomplished: reviews blueprints, diagrams, work orders; discusses project with customer; takes measurements; determines appropriate materials to be used; gathers equipment; tools and materials needed; prepares work area Build, repair and install as directed within the capabilities of the trade, such as: furniture, walls, counters, shelving, ceiling systems, flooring , scaffolding Respond to customer service questions or requests demonstrating courteous and professional customer service Maintain a clean, orderly and secure work environment. Ensure proper care and use of tools, equipment, supplies and materials Take necessary precautions to comply with institutional, departmental, or regulatory agency safety requirements You Are: Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information Adept at building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances You Need: Vocational trade school or equivalent Sufficient knowledge to handle assignments of routine and non routine difficulty with minimal supervision Ability to read, write, and communicate in English Ability to comprehend blueprints, technical drawings/renderings Mathematical ability to calculate angles, estimate materials required, etc Ability to operate a variety of power tools, equipment and hand tools Schedule: Monday-Friday/8a-4p, Weekend overtime available as needed #LI-POST Benefits Competitive compensation packages | Sick Time |Generous Vacation+ 12 holidays to recharge & refuel| Internal Career Mobility & Performance Consulting | Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA & Dependent Care|403b Retirement Savings Plan Match|Tuition Reimbursement |Parental Leave & Adoption Assistance |Commuter Spending Account |Fitness Discounts &Wellness Program | Resource Networks| Life Insurance & Disability | We believe in communication, openness, and thinking beyond your 8-hour day @ MSK. Its important to us that you have a sense of impact, community, and work/life balance to be and feel your best.