Master plumber

Full time

Green Building & Consulting Group

JOB SUMMARY

If you are seeking a position where you work in a team environment but get the flexibility of an independent contractor, and will have leadership opportunities to build and grow our organization’s plumbing division, you may find the master plumber position at our organization to be perfect for you. We are looking for people who take pride in their work and aim to produce quality materials through their trade skills. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated. You can benefit from the large number of opportunities to earn attractive bonuses. You will also be one of the key players in a team of contractors who deliver outstanding service and products to our customers.

RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES
  • Maintain and repair general plumbing components to include toilets, urinals, faucets, hose bibs, and drains.  

  • Install, repair, or replace domestic hot and cold water lines.  

  • Repair and replace steam to hot water exchangers for major building heating systems.

  • Repair and replace pneumatic steam valves, radiator valves, traps, and steam and condensate pipes.  

  • Repair and replace domestic hot water heat pumps, chilled water pumps, sump pumps, and sewage pumps.  

  • Install, test, and repair all sizes of backflow prevention devices. 

  • Lead troubleshooting efforts and repairing steam, water, and gas distribution systems.  

  • Ensure proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies; promote continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices.  

  • Provide sketches and dimensions used by drafters to create plans for subcontractor work.  

  • Research catalogs and vendor services for complex and/or customized system retrofits.  

  • Interpret and apply mechanical and structural blueprints to plan plumbing repairs and modifications.  

  • In coordination with management, assign and track corrective and preventive maintenance tasks given to subordinate plumbers.  

  • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

  • Knowledge of plumbing installation, maintenance, and repair skills

  • Knowledge of steam, water, and natural gas distribution systems maintenance and repair 

  • Ability to use hand and power tools applicable to trade

  • Ability to lead others in troubleshooting and emergency repairs

  • Ability to develop and implement planned maintenance programs

  • Ability to read, understand, and follows safety procedures

 
SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS
  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Relevant license or certification 

  • Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basisPossess sound knowledge of craft and ability to transfer knowledge and skill to apprentices 

  • Provide excellent customer service  

  • At least sixAt least 5 years of experience in plumbing in a variety of settings 

  • Make decisions under pressure 

  • Own and operate your own truck that has the capabilities to transport materials 

  • Dependable and strong work ethic

  • Possession of a valid driver's license

  • Must pass a pre-employment criminal background check

  • Successful candidate must submit to post-offer, pre-employment physical examination and medical history check

  • Considerable physical activity: Requires heavy physical work, heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects up to 50 pounds. Physical work is a primary part (more than 70%) of job.

  • Energetic with the ability to manage work independently

BENEFITS

Competitive benefits offered