Emporia State University currently has a Carpenter vacancy with our University Facilities team located in Emporia, KS.

If you . . .
-Have been recognized for crafting and constructing high quality structures in a timely fashion
-Possess a strong customer service orientation
-Are known for your focus on safety
. . . then put your skills and abilities to work in a fast-paced, dynamic, university environment.

As a Carpenter you will:
-Machine, assemble, and finish cabinets, furniture, doors, trim, office equipment, and more
-Create blueprints related to the design and/or layout of furniture
-Assist with demolition and construction including framing, ceiling installation, and sheetrock hanging and finishing
-Examine plans and blueprints, and select appropriate materials for the job
-Complete maintenance and repair tickets assigned to the carpenter shop

The Carpenter position:
-Is based in Emporia, KS
-Earns $15.00 per hour
-Is eligible for a competitive benefits package

Minimum Qualifications Required:
-High school diploma, or equivalent
-Three years of related experience
-Additional training and/or completion of a cabinet making apprenticeship may substitute for the required experience

How To Apply:
Join the Hornet team as a Carpenter:
-Submit your application through
-Apply by the deadline: April 14, 2019

Background check required. We regretfully inform you that applications received after the deadline may be regarded as incomplete and therefore ineligible for consideration.

Performance Standards:
Candidates will be expected to be able to competently perform the routine tasks of the position with limited supervision by the end of the probation period, with or without reasonable accommodations.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to contact the agency recruiter if reasonable accommodations are needed for any part of the application or hiring process.

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Recruitment Contact Information
Phone: 620-341-5379
FAX: 620-341-6014
Post: Human Resources, Emporia State University
1 Kellogg Circle, Campus Box 4044
Emporia, KS 66801

Number of openings:




How to Apply:

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