Wednesday , April 17 2024

Cal Fire Hiring – Carpenter

Website Cal Fire

Job Description:

The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) is California’s fire department and resource management agency. The organization is comprised of nearly 8,000 permanent and seasonal employees. The mission of the Department is to serve and safeguard the people and protect the property and resources of California.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Read blueprints and work from and interpret plans and specifications, keep records and make estimates of material and labor.
  • Construct and/or build, maintain and repair various CAL FIRE state buildings and structures.
  • Make rough sketches and prepare material lists and provide advice in the selection of building materials
  • Layout jobs, instruct, and direct the work of craftspeople, fire personnel, inmate fire crews or other state personnel in repair, construction or modification of various CAL FIRE facilities.
  • Make periodic inspection tours of the facilities in assigned area and make simple reports covering the facility conditions.
  • General knowledge of carpentry used in maintenance and construction of various types of buildings and structures.
  • Have a working knowledge of state building codes and safety regulations.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to read and write English at a level required for successful job performance
  • Ability to read blueprints and work from, and interpret, plans and specifications
  • Ability to recognize lumber grades and types
  • Ability to keep records and make simple reports
  • Ability to prepare rough sketches of carpentry work
  • Ability to make estimates of material and labor.

Qualification & Experience:

  • One year of varied experience as a journey level carpenter.

Job Details:

Company: Cal Fire

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Redding, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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