Knowledge of plumbing repairs, maintenance, and installation techniques
Knowledge of plumbing codes
Ability to read and interpret blueprints, diagrams, schematics, and written reference material
Ability to perform mathematical calculations
Ability to diagnose and resolve problems
Ability to use hand and power tools
Five years' experience in plumbing field
Maintenance and Repair
1.Assemble, install, maintain, and pressure test all pipes, fittings, and fixtures of process, heating, water, drainage, sprinkler, and gas systems according to specifications and plumbing codes.
2.Determine sources of plumbing malfunctions and complete repairs as indicated or according to work orders.
3.Install and repair pipes, fittings, valves, fixtures, and plumbing system equipment, including sinks, commodes, water heaters, water softeners, etc.
4.Receive and complete work orders.
5.Select material and hardware and make time and materials estimates.
6.Maintain accurate records on material and labor used.
7.Maintain inventory of tools, equipment, and materials.
8.Inspect jobs upon completion and ensure areas are clean.
9.Detect needed repairs on buildings, grounds, and equipment following established inspection procedures.
Perform preventive maintenance on tools and equipment.
Operate tools and equipment according to established safety procedures.
Ensure that equipment is in safe operating condition.
Follow established safety procedures and techniques to perform job duties including lifting, climbing, etc.
Correct unsafe conditions in work area and report any conditions that are not correctable to supervisor immediately.
Other Duties as Assigned
Other duties could include working in other areas of the maintenance department to provide support during absences or shortage of staff in other trades or to perform duties associated with light construction projects.
Hand and power tools; pipe bender; propane torch; welding equipment and sewer rooter
Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:
Continual walking, standing, climbing, stooping, bending, kneeling, reaching, and heavy lifting and carrying. Work around chemicals. Exposure to extreme temperatures.