At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we're not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we're driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker's Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor's Employees' Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We're treating cancer, one patient at a time.Join us and make a difference every day.
MSK is seeking aCarpenterto 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.
+ Assesses 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
+ Builds, repairs and installs as directed within the capabilities of the trade, such as: furniture, walls, counters, shelving, ceiling systems, flooring , scaffolding
+ Responds to customer service questions or requests demonstrating courteous and professional customer service
+ Maintains a clean, orderly and secure work environment. Ensures proper care and use of tools, equipment, supplies and materials
+ Takes necessary precautions to comply with institutional, departmental, or regulatory agency safety requirements
+ 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
+ High school, 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
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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