City of Toronto Carpenter Full Time in Toronto, ON

City of Toronto

Branch Toronto ON CA

Toronto, ON

Performs a variety of skilled work not requiring the service of other licensed trades. Performs skilled tasks in carpentry work….

Major Responsibilities:

  • Performs skilled tasks in carpentry work.
  • Performs general carpentry work in the alteration, repair and maintenance of buildings, floors, roofs, stairways, partitions, doors, windows, wooden fixtures, furniture, concrete forms, scows, tugs, truck bodies, wagons, patterns, bridges, etc.
  • Performs skilled bench work in a carpenter shop, operating power saws, planers, drills, and other standard carpenters’ tools and power-driven wood-working equipment.
  • Constructs and installs wooden forms and scaffolding. Lays shingles and hardwood trim.
  • Repairs or replaces various items and equipment.
  • Utilizes a variety of tools/equipment and is responsible for their maintenance.
  • Interprets blueprints, when required.
  • Performs a variety of skilled work not requiring the service of other licensed trades.
  • May be required to provide work direction and training to other staff.
  • May be required to travel to various work locations.
  • Performs other related work as assigned.

Key Qualifications:

Your application must describe your qualifications as they relate to:

  • Must possess and be able to maintain a current Certificate of Qualification as a Carpenter in accordance with the regulations enforced in the Province of Ontario.
  • Considerable experience and knowledge of the standard practices, methods, materials and tools of the carpentry trade.
  • Experience in the use and operation of tools and power machines used in the trade.
  • Must possess and be able to maintain a valid Province of Ontario, Class “G” Driver’s License and must qualify for the City’s equipment operating permits and requirements.
  • You must also have:

    • Ability to read and interpret sketches (maps/ blueprints)
    • Must be familiar with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and the regulations that apply to this work
    • Must be physically capable of performing required duties

    Please note that all applicants are encouraged to provide a valid email address for communication purposes. Applicants who provide an email address may receive their written correspondence with respect to this job posting directly to the email address provided with their application. As an applicant, it is your responsibility to ensure that you check your email regularly to receive this correspondence.

    In accordance with Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, and the City of Toronto’s Accommodation Policy , accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process. Applicants are required to make their needs known in advance.

    or proceed with Standard Application Form.

    Employment Type: Full Time
    Location: Toronto, ON, CA
    Posted on: 2015-05-23
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