Iron Mountain Freelance Carpenter/Wood Crafter in Landover, Maryland
At Iron Mountain we protect what our customers value most, from the everyday to the extraordinary, while helping them bridge the physical and digital world. Our people have the opportunity to bring their creativity to a workplace that thrives on change. Here, you will be part of a team that doesn’t just embrace what’s exceptional. It creates exceptional.
The essential functions of a Freelance Crate Technician is to work in the crate shop and be a part of the production team that specializes in producing a series of containers and packing solutions used in the transportation or storage of fine art, antique furniture, and decorative arts.
Reads and processes crate designs to given specifications
Participates in training in the areas of shop safety and production
Safely operates power tools and related equipment to manufacture individually designed wood crates for the handling, packing, and shipping of fine art, antiques and artifacts.
Safely operates a sprayer for water-based adhesives, paints, and lacquer
Prepares insulation, cushioning foams and inner packing materials according to a variety of design specifications
Performs shop maintenance, safety inspections, and other incidental and related duties as required and assigned
DESIRED SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES
Previous crate shop and/or production carpentry/art handling experience required.
Must be able to read production design paperwork.
Knowledge of general shop safety and the following power tools and their recommended safety requirements: table saw, radial arm saw, panel saw, belt and orbital sanders, pneumatic staplers and nailers, biscuit joiners, band saws, power drills and an assortment of other hand tools.
Excellent precision and attention to detail, an understanding of archival materials, museum specifications for the crating and packing of museum objects considered a plus
Ability to speak effectively to clients and coworkers
Strong attention to detail, discretion, and follow-through
Must be a team player, with the ability to lead and effectively communicate instructions
Must be self-motivated and able to work well under pressure
Category: Operations Group
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