Employment

Lundberg Plumbing and Heating currently has positions open for a MN Licensed Journeyman or Registered Apprentice Plumber. Please complete the attached application and mail to:

1075 2nd ST NW Aitkin, Minnesota 56431 United States

Employment application

Job description

The Plumber is responsible for installing, repairing and maintaining pipes, fixtures and other plumbing used for water distribution and waste water disposal in residential and commercial buildings. The Plumber will install, repair and maintain plumbing systems and fixtures in residential and commercial buildings. They read blueprints, drawings and specifications to determine the layout of plumbing systems, water supply networks and waste and drainage systems; then plan, install and service plumbing systems, fixtures, piping equipment and controls. These piping systems may be used to transport water, waste, gases or hot liquids.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Install, repair and maintain plumbing systems and components
  • Review building plans and specifications to determine the layout for plumbing and related materials
  • Identify required tools and special equipment
  • Select the type and size of pipe required
  • Locate and mark positions for connections and fixtures
  • 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
  • Maintain all building codes, installation requirements and relevant legislation
  • Perform scheduled maintenance service on plumbing systems and fixtures
  • Apply all codes to installations, repairs and maintenance
  • Ensure all requirements as specified by the manufacturer of systems and fixtures are met
  • Ensure all installations, repairs and maintenance are properly sized, aligned, supported
  • and graded
  • Ensure all installations, repairs and maintenance meet the requirements of the appropriate codes
  • Ensure all installations, repairs and maintenance meet environmental protection requirements

Desired Skills and Experience

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Qualified candidates must have a valid drivers license
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Must have proficient knowledge in the following areas:
    • water distribution and waste water disposal in residential and commercial and buildings
    • relevant building codes, legislation, regulations, policies and procedures installation and maintenance
  • Ability to work cooperatively with others
  • Have your own tools of the trade (small hand tools) Helpful but not required.
  • Team building skills
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Decision making skills
  • Effective verbal, written, communication and listening skills
  • Effective negotiation and mediation skills
  • Stress management skills
  • Time management skills
  • Maintain strict confidentiality in performing the duties of the Plumber.
  • Demonstrate the following personal attributes:
    • be honest and trustworthy
    • be respectful
    • possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
    • flexibility
    • demonstrate sound work ethics

 

CERTIFICATES and LICENSES:

Journeyman Certification in Plumbing from the State of MN or Registration of Apprentice from the State of MN.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The Plumbers may spend long hours outside and in awkward positionswhich can cause physical

discomfort and strain. The Plumber will be lifting and adjusting heavy objects, and will come incontact with sharp, hot and/or very cold supplies and equipment. The Plumber must maintain safety procedures at all times to avoid injury. Plumbers may also come in contact with potential poisons and gases that could cause injury or illness.

SENSORY DEMANDS:

Sensory demands include exposure to the smells associated with sewer and water, exposure to

sounds associated with power tools and construction sites, and exposure to dust and other

debris associated with the use of power tools,all of which can cause sensory strain.