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Job Details

Plumber, Maintenance And Repair

Posted on Sep 29, 2020 by Ye Olde Plumber Ltd

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $35.00 to $36.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 70 to 90 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 27, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Ye Olde Plumber Ltd

Languages

English

Education

  • Registered Apprenticeship certificate
  • Plumbing Technology/Plumber
  • Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR)
  • or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • Plumber Red Seal Certificate
  • Plumber Trade Certification

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

Estimate materials, labour, tools and equipment

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Institutional
  • Commercial

Types of Systems

Plumbing, cold water and drain lines

Specific Skills

  • Search, locate and repair reported water leaks
  • Ensure electrical and plumbing installations meet government regulation
  • Determine nature, cause and location of trouble
  • Determine piping system requirements and pipe sizing
  • Measure, cut, thread and bend pipes to required shape and size
  • Install, troubleshoot, repair and overhaul entire heating, ventilation, air handling, refrigeration and air conditioning systems
  • Read blueprints, drawings and specifications to determine layout of plumbing system, water supply network and waste and drainage systems
  • Install, repair and maintain domestic, commercial or industrial plumbing fixtures and systems
  • Locate and mark positions for pipe connections, passage holes and fixtures in walls and floors
  • Cut opening in walls and floors to accommodate pipe and pipe fittings
  • Join pipes using couplings, clamps, screws, bolts, cement or soldering, brazing and welding equipment
  • Test pipes for leaks using air and water pressure gauges

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

Various locations

Computer and Technology Knowledge

Communication software

Equipment, Systems and Controls Experience

Building system

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Judgement

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By e-mail:

yeolde@telus.net

Advertised Until

Oct 27, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Plumber, Maintenance And Repair is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Plumbers
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to measure, cut, bend and thread pipes using machines and hand and power tools

innovative

Interest in compiling information to repair plumbing fixtures and systems, and to test pipes for leaks using air and water pressure gauges

methodical

Interest in speaking - signalling to locate and mark positions for pipe connections, passage holes and fixtures in walls and floors

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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