Plumber


Santa Clarita, CA 91355
United States

Category
Experience Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description
Under the direction of the Building Maintenance Supervisor, this position will maintain, repair and install all types of plumbing equipment, domestic water systems, sewer systems and related devices in compliance with plumbing codes, standards and regulations. This is a swing shift position working 2:00 pm through 10:30pm shift.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (Include but are not limited to)

•    Install, repair and perform preventative maintenance on plumbing systems, including fixtures, drains, piping, water heaters, sinks, toilets and valves.
•    Perform routine inspections and ensure maintenance programs are followed.
•    Reports daily to the Building Maintenance Supervisor on the status of all work assigned.
•    Study plans, drawings, specifications to determine work requirement and sequence of repairs and or installation.
•    Make recommendation for repairs or replacement of plumbing and or equipment.
•    Climb stairs and ladders, work on scaffolding and work at heights and in confined spaces, when necessary.
•    Available for call-in emergencies and accept any assignment with Facilities as needed. Some weekend work required to accommodate special event or project needs.
 
SKILLS/ABILITIES
•    Ability to operate manual/powered drain cleaning machines, cameras and associated plumbing tools and equipment.
•    Ability to assess pipes for damage and recommend repair or replacement.
•    Ability to assess and respond safely to emergency plumbing situations.
•    Ability to review blueprints, building codes, or specification to determine work.
•    Ability to lift up to 70 pounds.
•    Ability to move heavy items and to push carts either manually or using special equipment.
•    Willing and able to be test fit for respirator and pass pulmonary function test.
•    Excellent communication skills both oral and written.
•    Ability to maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
•    Upon offer of employment, must pass a background check and pass a physical examination.
 
Please send your resume and cover letter in Word or PDF format only to facilitiesjobs@calarts.edu.  Be sure to indicate Plumber in subject line to be considered.
Job Requirements
• High school diploma, GED or equivalent.
• Must have knowledge of the methods, materials, tools and equipment used in the plumbing trade.
• Experience in commercial and residential plumbing environments.
• Basic computer knowledge.
• Good working knowledge of ADA requirements, the California Building Code and OSHA safety regulations.
• Completion of 4 year apprenticeship program.
• Minimum 4 years documented journeyman experience.
• Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer service. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
• Must have a valid California driver license. Employment is subject to driving record meeting the standards of the CalArts insurance carrier.