State Of Indiana Indianapolis , IN 46218
Work for Indiana
Join U.S. News & World Report's #1 state government! With more than 50 executive branch agencies, the State of Indiana features a diverse workforce offering applicants stimulating and challenging projects across a broad scope of career opportunities. As a State of Indiana employee, you impact the well-being of Indiana's communities every day. You also benefit from the state's enterprise-wide employer values including work-life balance, public service, professional growth, diversity and wellbeing.
About the Agency
The Indiana Department of Administration (IDOA) centrally manages activities relating to state purchasing, the vehicle fleet, state travel, real estate leases, property disposition, and the Government Center Campus, among others. In addition to agency support, the department provides assistance to minority, women and veteran business enterprises interested in state contracting opportunities. Through its activities, IDOA helps to ensure the smooth function of state government, finding efficient and effective solutions to government-wide needs.
About the Job
Responsible for installing and maintenance of plumbing, heating, water and sewage systems in the Indiana Government Center. Performs such tasks as: assembles, installs and repairs pipes, fittings, steam lines, fire lines, sewage systems and drainage systems.
A day in the life
Works from blueprints and sketches to ascertain most effective means of installation or repair.
Cuts openings in walls and floors to install or repair pipes.
Cleans steam traps and installs heat coils to pipes.
Fills pipe systems with water or air and reads pressure gauges to discover system leaks.
Installs and repairs plumbing fixtures such as sinks, toilets, bathtubs, water heaters and tiles.
Repairs leaky faucets and burst pipes, opens clogged drains.
Uses welding or soldering equipment to effect repairs.
Clears and flushes drains and sewage piping.
Performs general repair of maintenance functions in areas other than plumbing.
What we're looking for
Thorough knowledge of plumbing, heating, water and sewage systems of agency, and of national and local plumbing codes.
Thorough knowledge of all necessary manual and electrical and plumbing tools and equipment such as pipe cutters, threaders, reamers, electrical and power drills, sewer eels and welding equipment.
Specialized knowledge of and ability to work from blueprints and work specifications.
Ability to work without close supervision.
Ability to discover needed repairs, provide preventative maintenance and determine appropriate work methods based upon problems.
The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:
Choose from four medical plans (including RX coverage), vision and dental
Wellness program that offers eligibility into a discounted medical plan
Health savings account, offered for most medical plans, includes state contributions
Deferred compensation account (similar to a private sector's 401 K plan) with employer match, as well as a choice between two fully funded pension plans
Group life insurance
Employee assistance program that allows for covered behavioral health visits
Paid vacation, personal and sick time off
The State of Indiana offers other generous leave policies covering a variety of employee needs
12 company paid holidays, 14 in election years
Qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program
Free downtown parking
Equal Employment Opportunity:
The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.