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Position Details

Position Information

Posting Number S00821P
Position Title Carpenter
Department Facilities & Construction Management
Salary $23,529
Grant Funded No
Location Main Campus
Faculty, Staff, Admin or Student Staff
Number of Vacancies 1
Position Summary

The Department of Facilities and Construction Management is seeking applications for a Carpenter.


Minimum Required Education

High school diploma required.

Minimum Required Experience

Five (5) years experience and good working knowledge of paints and equipments.

Minimum Required Licenses and/or Certifications


Preferred Qualifications


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Ability to work in confined spaces; work from ladders or elevated platforms and roof tops.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

• Prepare surfaces using materials such as sand paper, paint remover, and steel wool and equipment, such as wire brushes, scrapers, and blow torches.

• Repair surfaces by caulking nail holes, cracks and joints, and by patching plaster or sheetrock surfaces.

• Applies coats of paint, varnish, stain, enamel, and lacquer to all types of interior or exterior building surfaces, building trims, windows, doors, machines, metal shelving and equipment by brushing, rolling or spray painting.

• Perform other duties as assigned.

Posting Detail Information

EEO Statement

Jackson State University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Background Check Statement

Jackson State University is committed to providing a safe campus. JSU conducts background checks for applicants being considered for employment. Background checks include reference checks, criminal history/record check and when appropriate a credit report or driving history report.

Open Date 03/02/2018
Close Date
Open Until Filled (overrides close field) Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest degree attained/conferred?
    • G.E.D.
    • High School Diploma
    • Associate's degree
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Master's degree
    • Specialist degree
    • Ph.D.
    • Juris Doctorate
  2. * Can you provide proof of degree attained/conferred?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Other Document 1
  3. Other Document 2
  4. Other Document 3