United States International University Africa Carpenter Jobs in Kenya

United States International University Africa Carpenter Jobs in Kenya


  • Reporting to the Maintenance Officer, the holder of this position will be responsible for providing carpentry services to the university.

    Key Responsibilities/Tasks/Duties:

  • Build and repair furniture to meet various needs.

  • Carry out weekly routine inspections on furniture and fixtures to facilitate repairs.

  • Inspect and replace damaged framework, roofs or other structures and fixtures.

  • Keep log of job cards to track response times and material use.

  • Installing wooden structures such as roofing frames, rafters, partitions, joists and stud works.

  • Designing and installing cabinets, shelving, fitted furniture, drywall and insulation.

  • Adding fixtures and fittings such as door handles, locks, hinges and closures.

  • Carry out all Aluminum Fittings, repairs and glass Panes replacement.

  • Ability to estimate material requirements such as lumber and other accessories for a particular job requirement.

  • Liaising with clients, suppliers and other construction professionals.

  • Interpret blueprints and building plans to meet the needs.

  • Any other Job as may be instructed by the Maintenance Officer.

    Qualifications /Educational /Professional /Experience:

    Educational Qualifications:

  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) mean grade ‘D’ plain or its equivalent from a recognized institution; and

  • Artisan
    National Trade Test Certificate Grade /apprentice Certificate awarded by the National Industrial Training Authority or its equivalent and relevant qualification from a recognized institution.

  • Served as Carpenter for a minimum of 3 years.

  • Knowledge and Experience of both Industrial and Domestic Aluminum and Carpentry fittings.

  • The applicant must be a team builder with excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.

    Personal Attributes & Competencies:

  • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills.

  • Relationship builder & effective negotiator.

  • Good Communication skills.

  • Self-motivated.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Adaptability and reliability.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; United States International University Africa Carpenter Jobs in Kenya

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