February 16, 2018

Roxbury Community College is an urban, public, 2-year College serving a diverse community, including people of color, recent immigrants and non-traditional populations. The College's mission is to facilitate student success in achieving educational goals through the delivery of high-quality transfer and career programs. RCC strives to honor traditional commitments, and to be responsive to new challenges and insights through workforce training, ESOL, and community education. The student population at the college is diverse in ethnicity, gender, language, age and background. Roxbury Community College is an AA/EO employer and strongly encourages applications from candidates who would enhance the diversity of its staff. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

Job Description:
The Carpenter/Painter will work in the Facilities department at Roxbury Community College.

Supervision Received: Reports to the Facilities Manager

Essential Functions:

Read and comprehend written instructions and safety regulations.
Perform extensive interior painting projects in a timely manner.
Patch and paint any walls that have chips or scrapes.
Must be able to take direction well and also work independently.
Perform general handy-man services such as replacing ceiling tiles, hanging paintings, etc.
Performs related work such as framing pictures, making window and door screens, drilling holes in signs, ordering materials and supplies and cleaning, and sharpening and tempering various tools and equipment.
Performs structural repair, alteration or improvement work such as lowering ceilings and paneling rooms; preparing surfaces for plaster or cement work; studding, wiring and plastering walls and cracks in floors or around windows taping joints on sheetrock; and pre-cementing and/or replacing Formica tops.
Maintains buildings and related structures applying carpentry techniques and using carpentry tools to construct, alter, repair, and/or install walls, stairs, floors, ceilings, windows, doors, roofs, gutters, locks, air conditioners, mail slots, handicapped chair rails and ramps, shelving, etc.

High School grad or equivalent.
Knowledge of painting techniques, tools, and materials expected of an incumbent with between three and five years of experience.
Ability to maintain written records and read and understand work orders and written warning labels. Must be able to measure ingredients by volume to mix paints, thinners, etc.
Physical ability to manipulate painting tools and to walk, climb, bend, stoop and push.
Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Some weekend overtime work may be required.

The salary is determined according to the guidelines and salary structure of the AFSCME Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Additional Information:
Application Deadline: March 31, 2018

Please note that this is a Full Time position.
The person in this position will work approximately 40 hours per week.

Application Instructions:
To be considered for this position, applicants should submit a resume and a cover letter.

Appointment is subject to SORI (Sexual Offense Registry Information) background check, and a publicly accessible Massachusetts CORI (Criminal Offense Registry Information) background check.

Roxbury Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age, veteran status, genetic information, gender identity or sexual orientation in its programs and activities as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and college policies. The College prohibits sexual harassment including sexual violence. Inquiries or complaints concerning discrimination, harassment, retaliation, or sexual violence shall be referred to the College's Affirmative Action Officer/Title IX Coordinator, the Equal Employment Opportunities Commission or the United States Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights.

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act requires all institutes of higher education to disclose campus policy statements and crime statistics. Our annual report is available at www.rcc.edu/clery.