Job Title: Carpenter

Company: Good Samaritan Hospital

City/State: Suffern, NY

Category: Service/Trades

Department: Engineering

Position: Temporary

Hours: 7-330

Shift: Days

Req #: 6125

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.