Penn State Health Cabinet Maker-Experimental Fabricator - Faclts Mntnc in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Day

Hours: 7:48 am - 4:18 pm


Responsible to design and construct custom casework and cabinetry or to match existing cabinetry to meet specific customer needs. Design and fabricate components and scientific apparatus for new applications or duplicate existing components, using wood, plastics, light metals and laminates.


High School Diploma or GED required.

Apprenticeship training in job related field, machinist experience or training, primarily on metal lathe and vertical mill required.

5 years job related experience in cabinetmaking, basic machinist skills and acrylic fabrication required.

Must be able to read, comprehend and follow verbal and written instructions, and simple use of formulas, charts, tables, drawings, specifications, schedules, wiring diagrams, together with the use of adjustable measuring instruments.

Must be able to use basic mathematics equivalent to 1 to 3 years applied trades training.

Must have knowledge of traditional and European cabinetmaking techniques, acrylic fabrication and machining principals and practices.

Must have good cabinet making skills, basic machinist skills, mechanical ability, knowledge of products and their specifications, and design ability.

Must be able to work to tolerances within .003 inch. Valid Driver¿s License required. Operation of tractors, forklifts, and other types of equipment preferred.

Installation experience in commercial/medical environment is preferred.

Organizational skills and detail oriented are preferred.

Must pass a written skills test with a minimum grade of 75% and demonstrate skills by completing a hands-on cabinet project.


Able to stand & walk frequently; sit occasionally.

Able to lift/carry 0-20 frequently; 21-100 lbs occasionally.

Able to push/pull 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-100 lbs occasionally.

Able to reach constantly; climb occasionally.

Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping.

*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Teamsters