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Carpenter

NBCUniversal, LLC, Miami, Florida

Create the extraordinary.

Level: Manager (Supervisor)


The carpenter is responsible for ensuring the timely fabrication and assembly of the structural elements and components of scenery sets, this including but not limited to walls, ceilings, stairs, cabinets, doors, windows, furniture, props, and a multitude of other elements. Also, responsible for the assembly & installation of these individual pieces that will complete the scenery element and / or set.

Job Duties
  • Processes raw materials such as lumber, plywood, laminates and many other constructions related products to produce and assemble parts and elements that will be incorporated to a designated project.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area.
  • If assigned to a location other than the Fabrication Shop the carpenter will be responsible of completing any other tasks assigned to them by this location’s leader (Carpenter Foreman, Carpenter Supervisor, Set Builder Foreman, Fab Shop Manager or any other recognized supervisor.)
  • Will notify the Carpenter Foreman, Carpenter Supervisor or Shop Manager of discrepancies in measurements and finishes.
  • Notifies the Carpenter Foreman, Carpenter Supervisor or Shop Manager if there is a lack of materials and/or if there are issues with the set/scenery elements.
  • Utilizes hand and power tools as needed to help support the erection of forms, framework, scaffolds, to make bolt holes in timber and/or concrete, and to assemble and fasten material together.
  • Assist in the loading, transport and unloading of all elements built and / or assembled.
  • Erects scaffolding or sets up ladders to perform tasks above ground level.
  • Operates aerial platforms & material handling equipment as required and permitted subject to certifications and qualifications.
  • Assists the Carpenter Foreman, Carpenter Supervisor or Shop Manager in managing the inventory of sets and notifies when additional items, equipment, materials, and tools are needed.
  • This role not tied only to the Fabrication Shop and will be required to work in multiple locations including sets, stages, off site locations, within the business campus and any other place where their trade may be required.
  • Ensures that all work is done under the technical guidelines and operations procedures of the Telemundo Fabrication Shop and adheres to EHS/OSHA regulations and procedures.
  • Follows policies, applicable laws, and regulations to protect his/her own health and safety as well as that of other workers, the public, and the environment.
  • Presents ideas that support EHS goals and policies to the business or EHS leaders.
  • Raises concerns about possible violations of EHS policies to managers, business and EHS Leader.
  • This role is not limited to this specific trade and if his / her abilities and knowledge allow movement thru other trades to provide support.
  • Works under the direct supervision of the Fabrication Shop Managemer and leads and is responsible for completing any other tasks as assigned by supervisor.



Basic Qualifications

• Minimum of 3 years of experience in construction or related field.
• Able to read and effectively utilize measuring instruments, such as tape measures and rulers.
• Ability to use hand tools, power tools and stationary carpentry and millwork equipment.
• Exhibits an understanding of creating and assembling sets and other requests as instructed.
• Ability to lift over 50 lbs of item(s) used in the creation of sets.
• Must be able to perform physical activities required of this position which includes, but is not limited to, climbing, lifting, balancing stooping, and handling of materials.
• Fluent in Spanish and English (written and oral).
• Must be able to perform job at various locations interior and outside work environment with varying weather conditions.


Additional Job Requirements

• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
• Must be willing to work in Miami, Florida
• Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
• Must have a valid driver’s license
• Must be “on call” 24 hours a day / 7 days a week
• Must submit an attestation disclosing your COVID_19 vaccination status and, if partially or fully vaccinated, submitting your vaccination record no later than 7 days following commencement of employment.
• Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at the commencement of employment or must undergo regular COVD-19 testing if Company determines your job position requires accessing an NBCUniversal worksite.
• Must be willing to adhere to all Company COVID-19 workplace safety policies and protocols.

Desired Qualifications

• Previous experience in Carpentry trade within the entertainment industry.
• Previous experience in Millwork, Cabinet Shops, Home Framing.
• Read / Interpret blueprints and construction documents.
• Fluent English and Spanish (both written & verbal) preferred
• Exceptional communication, time management, and organizational skills
• Self-starter who exhibits ownership on assigned tasks and who will push for solutions that solve immediate problems while building towards long-term goals
• Ability to multitask and work in a fast paced, dead-line driven environment
• Accustomed to working in a team and collaborating with all levels within the organization
• Ability to effectively be flexible in approach, and respond well to pressure
• Promote positive work environment and problem solve
• Process oriented, good at identifying and implementing best practices
• Change agent; creative and adaptable when facing challenges

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Click here to learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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NBCUniversal is an equal opportunity employer and will provide reasonable accommodations as required by applicable federal, state, and/or local laws.

About NBCUniversal, LLC

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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