Plumber

Posting Details

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Position Information

Job Title Plumber
Posting Number F002274
Position Status Full Time
Grant Funded No
Category Plant Operations
Class Code 62
Pay Rate $17.99
Location South
Department DT Physical Plant
Job Summary

Assembles, installs, and repairs pipes, fittings, and fixtures of heating, water, and drainage systems by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

• Uses interpersonal skills, thinks, reasons, and makes sound judgments to decide how duties and responsibilities are completed
• Studies building plans and working drawings to determine work aids required and sequence of installations
• Inspects structure to ascertain obstructions to be avoided to prevent weakening of structure resulting from installation of pipe
• Locates and marks position of pipe and pipe connections and passage holes for pipes in walls and floors
• Cuts openings in walls and floors to accommodate pipe and pipe fittings
• Cuts and threads pipe
• Bends pipe to required angle by use of pipe bending machine or by placing pipe over block and bending it by hand
• Assembles and installs valves, pipe fittings, and pipes composed of metals, such as iron, steel, brass, and lead, and nonmetals, such as glass, vitrified clay and plastic
• Joins pipes by use of screws, bolts, fittings, solder, plastic solvent and caulks joints
• Fills pipe system with water or air and reads pressure gauges to determine whether system is leaking
• Installs and repairs plumbing fixtures such as sinks, water closets, bathtubs, water heaters, hot water tanks, garbage disposal units, dishwashers and water softeners
• Repairs and maintains plumbing by replacing washers in leaky faucets, mending burst pipes and opening clogged drains
• Attends the workplace regularly, reports to work punctually and follows a work schedule to keep up with the demands of the worksite
• Completes all required training and professional development sessions sponsored through Tarrant County College (TCC)
• Supports the values of the College: diversity, teaching excellence, student success, innovation and creativity and service to the College

The duties listed are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position. The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.

Required Education, Experience, Certifications, Licensures

• High School diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED)
• Journeyman Plumber License
• Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record
• Experience with computerized systems
• Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills

Desired Education, Experience, Certifications, Licensures

• Master Plumber License

Physical Demands and Work Environment

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Accommodations

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties and responsibilities.

Special Instructions Summary
Posting Date 04/14/2017

Posting Contact Summary

Should you have questions specific to this position please contact the following individual

Contact Andrew Shaver
* andrew.shaver@tccd.edu

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume / Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Unofficial Transcripts

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please select the highest level of education you have completed.
    • High School Diploma / GED
    • 60 or more College Credit Hours
    • Associate's Degree
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • Doctorate Degree
    • None of the above
  2. * Do you have a Journeyman Plumber License?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * How many years of related experience, specific to this position, do you have?
    • Less than 1 year experience
    • 1 year of experience
    • 2 years of experience
    • 3 years of experience
    • 4 years of experience
    • 5 or more years of experience
  5. * Describe your experience as it relates to this position.

    (Open Ended Question)