In accordance with the Vision, Purpose, and Values, and strategic direction of the Vancouver Island Health Authority, patient safety is a priority and a responsibility shared by everyone at VIHA; as such, the requirement to continuously improve quality and safety is inherent in all aspects of this position.
Reporting to the Manager or designate, the Carpenter performs skilled carpentry work at the journeyman level in the installation, construction, alteration, troubleshooting, maintenance, repair and/or service of structural elements, fittings, and furniture in compliance with applicable codes and regulations. May perform preventative maintenance, demand maintenance, and project work approaching on a variety of facility equipment and systems. May supervise designated maintenance staff and/or contractors as assigned.
Education, Training And Experience
Certificate of Apprenticeship or Trades Qualification Certificate as a journeyman Carpenter recognized by the Province of British Columbia. Two years of recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Valid Class 5 vehicle license.
Skills And Abilities
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Ability to deal with others effectively.
Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
Ability to read and interpret blueprints, drawings and specifications.
Ability to organize work.
Ability to operate related equipment.