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Apprentice Plumber Posted on Feb 12, 2018 by Master Pools Alta Ltd

  • Location Lethbridge, AB
  • Earnings $22.00 to $34.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 38 to 55 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 12, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

Master Pools Alta Ltd

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

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

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • 1st Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

Schedule personnel, tools and equipment

Work Setting

  • Institutional
  • Commercial

Specific Skills

  • Measure, cut, thread and bend pipes to required shape and size
  • 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

Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Physically demanding
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Team player

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.

Advertised Until

Mar 12, 2018

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 Apprentice Plumber 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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