Job Title: Carpenter

Company: Good Samaritan Hospital

City/State: Suffern, NY

Category: Service/Trades

Department: Engineering

Position: Temporary

Hours: 7-330

Shift: Days

Req #: 6090

Job Details:

The Carpenter is responsible for performance of general construction and carpentry woodwork throughout the hospital and its network of buildings.


·Interprets blueprints and building specifications to map layout for framing, door installation, flooring, and sheet rock.

·Performs preventative maintenance on doors for both manual and automatic.

·Conducts repairs and new construction with specialized tools.

·Installs doors, flooring, and wall as directed by the carpentry foreman.

·Collaborates with contractors, constructions workers, electricians, pipefitters, and steamfitters in installation and renovation of all hospital spaces.

·Analyzes problems and identifies appropriate tools and materials for repairs.

·Chooses materials based on budget, location and intended uses of building.

·Follows health and safety standards and complies with building codes.

·Performs other duties as assigned.


 Member in good standing with the Union Local 279


High School Diploma required.

Licenses / Certifications: 

Apprentice Training 

    About Us:

    Good Samaritan Hospital

    Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern, NY, is a 286-bed hospital providing emergency, medical, surgical, obstetrical/gynecological and acute-care services to residents of Rockland and southern Orange counties in New York; and northern Bergen County, NJ. The hospital is home to a recognized cardiovascular program, comprehensive cancer-treatment services, the area’s leading Wound and Hyperbaric Institute and outstanding maternal/child services that includes a Children’s Diagnostic Center. Good Samaritan Hospital also provides social, psychiatric and substance-abuse services and its certified home-care agency supports residents of the Hudson Valley and beyond.