Journeyman Plumber

PeopleReady | Atlanta, GA

Posted Date 7/30/2020
Description
  • Industry: Construction, Skilled Trades
  • Job Type: Temp to Perm
  • Pay Rate: $20.00 - $24.00 USD /hr
  • Work Hours: Multiple Shifts
  • Location: Atlanta, GA

PeopleReady Skilled Trades is now hiring people passionate about plumbing who can bring a positive attitude and professional flair to their job-site. Someone passionate about becoming a plumber would be interested to know that the stereotypical job as a residential plumber is only a small portion of the available career opportunities for an experienced professional. Plumbers do much more than unclog drains and install new faucets. Plumbers install and maintain numerous types of piping systems found in residential and commercial properties, power plants, water treatment facilities, waste disposal plants, and factories. An experienced plumber is aware of building regulations and safety standards and works to make sure these standards are upheld. Knowledge of local regulations can also be an aspect of plumbing, since the laws regulating this trade vary depending on where you live and can be difficult for a layperson to understand. Plumbers also craft, install, or repair pipes, fittings, or fixtures for heating, water, or drainage systems. Apply today, and we can help make this profession a reality.

Responsibilities

    • Unloading and carrying materials to the jobsite
    • Assisting with the installation of pipe and fittings for copper, cast iron, and PVC/CPVC pipes, and for drain, sewer, and gas lines
    • Utilizing hand tools and cutters to cut pipe to desired lengths and electric and hand threaders to thread pipe
    • Installing fittings and components above and in ground


Qualifications & Experience

    • Minimum one year of experience for apprentice positions, and at least three for journeyman positions • In-depth knowledge of maintenance and repairs of plumbing systems • Understanding of the current regulations within the field • Excellent interpersonal communication skills on a technical level • Able to work both independently and as part of a team • Certification required • Tools of the trade and ability to bring them to jobsites • References to verify your professional skills and references • Strong work ethic and positive attitude • Able to remain in a stationary position for long periods of time and to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds

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