Uams Employment Office   Little Rock, AR   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on October 9, 2021

Carpenter is responsible for completion of either a construction or demolition projects for the Medical, Educational, and Research facilities on the UAMS Campus. HS Diploma/GED+5yrs carpenter experience  valid DL, Sal: $34,516 annually; UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is committed to excellence. Apply jobs.uams. edu job # 2021-71525


The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving patient care and the lives of Arkansans.


UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:

Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family
Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)
Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS
Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000
Career Training and Educational Opportunities
Merchant Discounts
Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy
Salary: $34,516 annually ($16.59 per hour)

Constructs or installs of items made of wood, metal, sheet rock, concrete, tile, carpet, laminate, reading blue prints, and have the capacity to follow oral as well as written orders.
Removes walls, ceilings, floors, doors, and other structures or construction related material required in a safe, orderly fashion.
Responsibility – Accurate record keeping, work records, progress reports, ability to pass on accurate reports to supervisor and the capacity to get along with customers.
Minimum Qualifications:

High School, GED or Formal Education Equivalent
5 years commercial carpenter experience or related carpentry experience
Valid driver’s License with fewer than 12 points on their Motor Vehicle Record
Computer program proficiency level: Novice
Preferred Qualifications:

Previous healthcare construction experience.
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant except as provided by law. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity. The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.


UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is committed to excellence. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at (501) 686-6432 and let us know the nature of your request. We will only respond to messages left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Uams Employment Office

Little Rock , AR