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Job ID JR100866 Date posted 02/08/2024

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Under minimum supervision lays out, constructs, modifies and maintains buildings and component parts from construction drawings, rough sketches or verbal instructions.
• Works with wood, wood substitutes and combination materials and flooring, roofing and wall materials.
• Uses hand, portable and fixed tools common to building construction trades.
• Installs cabinets, door frames, window glass, interior finishes and hangs doors.
• Performs roof surveys.
• May perform Cabinetmaker duties as required.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
• Requires a High School diploma, GED, or higher.
• 6-yrs total experience composed of 4-yrs apprenticeship plus 2-yrs experience, or
• 6-8 yrs. total experience composed of formal trade school plus minimum 2-yrs experience, or
• 8-yrs experience (no formal training).
• Must have knowledge of the OSHA regulations relating to building construction.
• Must possess a valid NYS driver's license.

• With limited instruction the candidate must be able to layout a framing, flooring, dropped ceiling and staircase project.

Other Requirements:
• Must meet the medical requirements of the “Job Assessment Form".
• Must have a telephone and must provide the number to BNL for callout and contact purposes.
• Must possess written and verbal skills.
• Must be capable of following written instruction procedures, work orders, and similar documents.
• Must possess the writing skills to sufficiently complete work orders and other required documents.
• Must be able to communicate verbally with customers, fellow workers, and supervisors.
• Must be able to complete all the requirements of the Job Training Assessment.

Environmental, Health, and Safety Considerations:
• Standing, bending and lifting
• Ability to do heavy lifting > 30 lbs.
• Ability to do moderate lifting < 30 lbs.
• Ability to climb fixed and portable ladders
• Work outdoors/cold environments
• Work in warm environments
• Moving machinery
• Physical coordination dexterity and balance
• Use of powered and hand operated hand-tools
• Operates fork trucks
• Use of a respirator and other related safety equipment
• Ability to wear proper PPE such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and hearing protection

Brookhaven employees are subject to restrictions related to participation in Foreign Government Talent Recruitment Programs, as defined and detailed in United States Department of Energy Order 486.1A. You will be asked to disclose any such participation at the time of hire for review by Brookhaven. The full text of the Order may be found at:

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