Maintenance Assistant (Carpenter)
Maintenance Assistance(Carpenter)To start: 1 June (or sooner)St Peters Prep School is an independent, Anglican, Diocesan school. We are known for our innovative approach to education and the warmth of our community. The school seeks staff who are committed to their profession and best practice, who embrace a culture of continual growth and learning.An opportunity exists for an exceptional Maintenance Assistant (Carpenter) to join the school from 1 June or sooner. The Maintenance Assistant (Carpenter) is responsible for cutting, fabricating, and installing wooden and other structures according to specifications. Responsible for completing tasks assigned by the Maintenance Manager for all maintenance requirements at the school.Required Qualifications and Experience MatricArtisan qualification is an advantageHands-on experience in working with carpentry materialsAbility to read technical documents and drawingsAt least 5 years experience in the maintenance/carpentry field Candidates should have the following attributes: Sound work ethicGood people skillsPositive attitudeSupportive of the Schools Christian ethos Duties (not an exhaustive list): Read blueprints, drawings, and sketches to fully grasp requirementsTake measurements and calculate the size and amount of material neededCut, shape and smooth lumber and other material (e.g., fiberglass) according to measurementsBuild window frames, doors, staircases and frame buildings by using raw materials or pre-constructed itemsLay out floorings, roofing or drywalls ensuring they are level and compatibleCarve and assemble furniture, cabinets, shelves, and other items and install them where designatedInspect places and conduct repairs or maintenanceBuild scaffolding and other construction structuresRearrange office space as requested by moving office equipment, cubicle walls, modular furniture assembly, installing wall hangings etc.Conducts an ongoing program of general maintenance, upkeep, and repair Should you be interested in the above vacancy and meet the stipulated requirements, pleaseclick APPLY NOWApplications for this position close on 21April For any queries regarding the post, please email ****** appointment of candidates is at St Peters Prep Schools sole discretion, taking into account factors such as St Peters Prep Schools Employment Equity Policy. An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview or appointment. St Peters Prep Schools in line with POPIA (the Protection of Personal Information Act) will attempt to ensure the confidentiality of all applicants for this role. All reasonable measures will be in place to protect personal information but will be used in the recruitment, selection and reporting process. By submitting your application for this position, you are recognising and accepting this disclaimer.