Sanford Health Associate Carpenter - Planning Services in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Title: Associate Carpenter | Planning Services | Fargo, ND

City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Department : Planning Services

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


The Associate Carpenter is responsible for assisting the construction and facilities services staff with all aspects of constructing and remodeling. May assist with flooring, ceiling installation and systems, cabinets and millwork, wall protection, doors and hardware, wall covering removal, marker boards, tack boards, modular furniture, clocks, and interior signage. May also install cabinets, siding, drywall and batt or roll insulation. Must have basic knowledge of standard hand tool operation. Must take extra precautions when working in patient care areas and specifically, keep tools out of reach of children. Follows established safety rules and regulations and maintains a safe and clean environment.


Study specifications in blueprints, sketches, or building plans to prepare project layout and determine dimensions and materials required. Measure and mark cutting lines on materials, using a ruler, pencil, chalk, and marking gauge. Shape or cut materials to specified measurements, using hand tools, machines, or power saws. Install structures or fixtures, such as windows, frames, floorings, trim, or hardware, using carpenters' hand or power tools. Build or repair cabinets, doors, frameworks, floors, or other wooden fixtures used in buildings, using woodworking machines, carpenter's hand tools, or power tools. Inspect ceiling or floor tile, wall coverings, siding, glass, or woodwork to detect broken or damaged structures. Fill cracks or other defects in plaster or plasterboard and sand patch, using patching plaster, trowel, and sanding tool. Follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean environment.


This position is for our carpenter group known as the Move Team. Primary job duties are more focused on the delivery, modification and installation of modular systems furniture. Ability to read floor plans, use carpenter's hand tools and small power tools is key. Knowledge of other building finish types is beneficial for minor repairs to affected areas as needed.


When applicable, may need a valid driver's license. If valid driver's license is required, must maintain a good driving record. High School Diploma or GED preferred. Trade or Vocational School preferred.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.

Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.

We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.

We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.

We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.

We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Job Function: Facilities

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req28647