||Job Summary: The Plumber is responsible for the installation, maintenance, inspection, modification, remodel, and repair of mechanical plumbing equipment and fixtures for water, gas, oil, steam, sewage, fire-sprinkler/prevention, and refrigeration-related plumbing systems in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings.
Primary Duties: Review, understand, and adhere to the scope of the job and contract. Review plans/work orders and specifications to determine the layout for plumbing and related materials; identify required tools and special equipment; perform Job Safety assessments, and adhere to safety protocols; communicate with supervisor, project management, and purchasing on an as-needed basis; inspect all material when delivered to job site, confirm material against the packing slip and that is according to specs and plans; keep the work area clean and remove all trash at the end of each workday; install supports and hangers for pipe, fixtures, and equipment; assemble and install valves and fittings; install, repair, and maintain water treatment equipment, piping, and controls; install, repair, and maintain underground storm sanitary and water piping systems; install, repair, and maintain sinks, tubs, and toilets; install, repair, and maintain water heaters and conditioners; install, repair, and maintain plumbing fixtures, appliances, and trim; test pipe systems and fixtures for leaks; test, repair, install and certify backflow preventers; maintain related records concerning time, labor, and materials; maintain a log of tasks performed and write reports as required; submit work requests to generate work orders deficiencies found; must participate as a member of the Mechanical Shop Call Out Rotation.
Education, Experience, Skills: High school education or G.E.D equivalent; valid Alaska State Journeyman Plumber License; must be able to communicate clearly (oral and written) in the English language with both internal and external clients and co-workers; valid Alaska Driver’s License; Plumbing: 2 years; knowledge of safety regulations, practices, and procedures; must complete Company provided Confined Space Entry training and perform work in a variety of confined spaces; knowledge of acceptable practices of occupational safety and health regulations.
Preferred: Alaska Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection License; Journeyman or Master License.
A complete job description are available in the Anchorage dispatch office. Applicants must be registered with the Union, have a current dues receipt and current resume on file in the Anchorage dispatch office, that reflects the qualifications required by the Employer, to be referred for the position. Applicants who don’t reside Kodiak, must re-locate if hired.