hardison/downey is seeking a Plumber Apprentice with a minimum of 2 years' experience to join our team!
Duties & Responsibilities
Assemble, install, and repair pipes, fittings, and fixtures of heating, water, and drainage systems according to specifications and plumbing codes.
Ability to read and decipher building plans and working drawings to determine components and equipment required as well as sequence of events.
Assembles and installs valves, pipe fittings, and pipes composed of metals, clay, and plastic using hand and power tools.
Installs and repairs plumbing fixtures, such as sinks, showers, commodes, water heaters, hot water tanks, garbage disposals and dishwashers.
Troubleshoot and repair plumbing systems, fixtures, piping, drains, and valves.
Other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience
High School Diploma.
2 years of experience in profession/industry.
Knowledge and Skills
Problem-Solving and Analytical Skills.
Decision-Making Ability, Good Listening Skills.
Strong Verbal Communication.
Customer-Service and Interpersonal Skills.
Mechanical and Technical Skills.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee frequently inspects the project and may be exposed to ongoing construction and various weather conditions, while wearing personal protective equipment.
The noise level in the work environment may range from moderate to loud.
This position is performed in outside weather conditions.
While performing the duties of this job, the position is very active and the employee is frequently standing, walking, reaching, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, digging, trenching and climbing throughout day.
The employee must frequently lift and/or move items up to 50 pounds.
Operating heavy equipment and hand tools.
Reading and communicating plans.
Travel may be required more than 50% of the time.
Valid Motor Vehicle Record with no restrictions or suspensions.
Ability to drive a motorized vehicle.
About Our Company
hardison/downey inc. is a commercial contractor focusing on multifamily, senior housing, hospitality, Class A office and retail markets. As an operating company of Kitchell, we benefit from Kitchell's culture of employee ownership, as well as the expertise and financial stability of a large contractor. We offer an entrepreneurial environment that fosters personal and professional growth with in-house education programs, formal and informal mentoring and cross-training opportunities. We prefer to grow from within, building careers and financial stability through long-term ownership. We are consistently ranked among the top places to work, attributable to our tenured staff and outstanding benefits including profit-sharing, discretionary stock options, incentive bonuses, health and life insurance, health savings accounts (HSA) with wellness incentives, 401(k), college savings plans, business travel assistance and insurance, discounted auto and homeowners insurance, identity theft protection, rewards programs and much more.
Kitchell is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.