Oak View Group

Carpenter | Full Time | Rhode Island Convention Center

Location US-RI-Providence
Job ID
Location Name
Rhode Island Convention Center & Amica Mutual Pavilion
Regular Full-Time

Oak View Group

Oak View Group is the global leader in venue development, management, and premium hospitality services for the live event industry. Offering an unmatched, 360-degree solution set for a collection of world-class owned venues and a client roster that includes the most influential, highest attended arenas, convention centers, music festivals, performing arts centers, and cultural institutions on the planet. More information at OakViewGroup.com, and follow OVG on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn


This is a union carpentry position that will be responsible for various facility maintenance in the field of carpentry.  


This role will pay an hourly wage of $31.00 - $33.90. 


Job expires 08/01/24 


For FT roles: Benefits: Health, Dental and Vision insurance, 401(k) savings plan, 401(k) matching, and paid time off (vacation days, sick days, and 12 holidays). 


About the Venue

Conveniently located in the heart of downtown Providence, the RICC is within walking distance to restaurants, hotels, shops, art galleries, night clubs, museums and more. We offer 100,000 square feet of exhibition space, 20,000 square feet of ballroom space, 23 meeting rooms, and 30,000 square feet of pre-function space. 


  • Responsible for maintenance and repair of doors, hardware, millwork, seats, furniture, and associated equipment. 
  • Knowledge of essential tools and equipment used in the field of carpentry. 
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at one time and meet deadlines. 
  • Accurately maintain records of labor time, parts used, and work accomplished. 
  • Perform all corrective and preventive maintenance for carpentry related projects. 
  • Must be familiar with OSHA requirements. 
  • Track daily productivity via allocation sheets, daily logs and micro main. 
  • Clearly, effectively and timely communicate work issues with management. 
  • Performs skilled locksmith duties, from replacing and/or repairing locks to cutting keys and installing door closures, etc. 
  • Other duties as assigned.  


  • Minimum of 6-8 years of experience in general carpentry installation and repair of doors, millwork, and related building systems. 
  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent recommended. 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Demonstrate attention to detail. 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills. 
  • Must be able to report emergencies as needed. 
  • Must have open availability to work long hours, nights, weekends and holidays. 
  • Experience with electronic preventive maintenance programs preferred. 

Strengthened by our Differences. United to Make a Difference.

At OVG, we understand that to continue positively disrupting the sports and live entertainment industry, we need a diverse team to help us do it. We also believe that inclusivity drives innovation, strengthens our people, improves our service, and raises our excellence. Our success is rooted in creating environments that reflect and celebrate the diverse communities in which we operate and serve, and this is the reason we are committed to amplifying voices from all different backgrounds


Oak View Group is committed to equal employment opportunity. We will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis (“protected class”) including, but not limited to veteran status, uniform service member status, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law. 



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