Job Title: Plumber
Location: Omaha, NE
In a career as a Plumber your behind-the-scenes work is what leads to making the magic of our mission come true every day. Boys Town serves thousands of children and their families around the United States, which means that we need you to keep our operations running smoothly and efficiently. No matter your role at Boys Town, you contribute to helping us change the future of America's youth.
Installs and maintains plumbing operations and systems.
Repairs or alters plumbing, steam, gas, and water systems, including the establishment of relevant cost estimates; repairs pipes, opens closed drains, and welds pipes.
Repairs, removes, and installs plumbing fittings and cuts, threads, and bends pipes utilizing a cutting torch and other equipment as necessary.
Locates, marks, cuts openings in walls, ceilings and floors to install or repair pipes, fittings or fixtures.
Installs and repairs plumbing fixtures including sinks, toilets, bathtubs, water heaters, hot water tanks, and garbage disposal units; replaces or repairs burst pipes.
Joins and secures pipes by using epoxy, welding, soldering, brazing, fusing, caulking, clamps, brackets, or hangers; tests and inspects systems for leaks and malfunctions.
Assists in scheduling work orders, completes paperwork, and organizes the shop facilities and equipment.
Utilizes Boys Town vehicle to transport supplies and equipment to work locations.
High school diploma or equivalent; vocational training or plumbing apprenticeship is preferred.
City of Omaha Plumbers/Steamfitter License
2 to 3 years of experience including plumbing and construction.
Must possess a valid driver's license with a good driving record and pass an annual Motor Vehicle Registration (MVR) check.
This position is on-call (continuously or rotationally) to provide support and many work evenings, weekends, and holidays if needed.
Knowledge of a broad range of construction and remodeling plumbing practices, techniques, tools, equipment, and safety procedures.
Knowledge of repairs and replacements of municipal water systems, low and high pressure steam, natural gas systems, and skills in installation and repair of plumbing systems.
About Boys Town
Boys Town touches the lives of more than 2 million children and families nationwide each year. As one of the country's largest nonprofit funded child-care organizations, Boys Town is nationally recognized for its research-proven child, health and family care programs. From our start in 1917, we're poised to make even greater strides forward as we lead the way in changing how America cares for children, families and communities for the next 100 years.
Schedule: Full Time, typical working schedule, Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. 4:30 p.m.
Date Posted: June 14th, 2019
This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.