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Carpenters

Competition:

Location

Infrastructure Maintenance
10515 - 100 St

Job Type

full-time

Staff Group

Maintenance

Description

The Infrastructure Maintenance area of Edmonton Public Schools requires full-time Carpenters to assist with maintenance and repairs, as well as multi-trade projects and renovations in District schools and other buildings. The ideal candidates will have excellent interpersonal, communication, time management and problem-solving skills, as well as the ability to work individually or as part of a team.

Requirements:

  • a valid Alberta Journeyperson Carpenter certificate or Interprovincial Red Seal
  • minimum of six years’ experience in the trade
  • experience with installation of doors, windows and related hardware, interior systems (metal studs, drywall, suspended ceilings), and installation of cabinets, cupboards and shelving
  • finishing carpentry skills
  • experience working in a school or institutional environment would be an asset
  • the ability to undertake the physical demands of the trade including working at heights (ladders, scaffolding, manlifts), working overhead, completing tasks that involve frequent bending, lifting and kneeling, and lifting up to approximately 32 kg

The successful candidates will work Monday through Friday (80 hours bi-weekly)  and will be required to have a valid Alberta driver’s license and be willing to use their own vehicle to transport materials and equipment to District schools. The successful candidates will also provide their own hand tools related to the trade. Power tools will be provided.

FOUR POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Rate of Pay

$38.08 per hour and Advance on Expenses of $408.37 bi-weekly

How to Apply

Please submit your resumé and cover letter (in Word or PDF format) via email at hrbusiness@epsb.ca. This position is covered by a collective agreement between CUPE local 784 and the Board of Trustees. Only those applicants considered will be contacted.

About Edmonton Public Schools

Edmonton Public Schools is the second largest school district in Alberta, with over 8,500 staff focused on meeting the diverse needs of approximately 99,000 students across 213 schools and education sites. Our Vision is to transform the learners of today into the leaders of tomorrow. We inspire student success through high-quality learning opportunities, supported by meaningfully engaged students, parents, staff and community. The District’s cornerstone values of accountability, collaboration, equity and integrity support us in achieving our Vision and Mission.

Our District is committed to excellence and hires based on merit. We value diversity and welcome applications from all qualified individuals. Only those applicants being considered will be contacted. Prior to employment, successful candidates will be required to submit records check documents.