|Performs technical and skilled plumbing work with responsibility for repairing, servicing, and installing water, sewer and water heating systems and fixtures. Supervision may be exercised over subordinate services and trade personnel. Work is performed under the supervision of a trades supervisor and reviewed while in progress and upon completion through inspection, observation and results obtained.|
|Installs new plumbing, such as pipes, valves, drains, basins, faucets, lavatories, sinks, drinking fountains, hot water heaters and a wide variety of other fixtures, facilities and equipment in municipal offices, buildings and facilities.
Installs state of the art electronic energy saving devices and backflows to prevent cross connections and health hazards.
Repairs plumbing, including fixtures and pipelines; renews washers and valves; cleans and opens traps, drains and lines; operates pipe cutters, reamers, threading machines, sewer tapes, cables, and other related plumbing tools and equipment.
Lays out work, prepares sketches and diagrams and makes estimates of time and materials required for plumbing jobs.
Keeps records and files daily work reports.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
|Working knowledge of principles, practices, materials, tools and equipment used in plumbing installation, maintenance and repair.
Working knowledge of occupational hazards and appropriate safety precautions.
Some knowledge of municipal and national plumbing codes.
Skill in use and care of plumbing tools and equipment.
Skill in installing, and making repairs to plumbing and related facilities which may involve bending, stooping, kneeling, digging, crawling and reaching above the head.
Ability to read, interpret and work from blueprints, rough sketches and drawings.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.
Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
Ability to lead and assign work to others.
Ability to maintain simple records and write reports.
Ability to stand for extended periods.
Career Promotional Path:
Florida Journey level Plumbing license required for hire/promotion to Plumber II.
|High school graduate with two (2) years plumbing experience required; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Florida Driver's license required.