Journeyman/Woman Plumber Posted on Nov 27, 2017 by Oakridge Mechanical Inc.
Location Calgary, AB
Earnings $30.00 to $38.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 2 Vacancies
Closing Date Dec 27, 2017
Oakridge Mechanical Inc.
Other trades certificate or diploma
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- Plumber Trade Certification
- Gas Fitter Red Seal Certificate
3 years to less than 5 years
- Supervise other workers
- Instruct apprentices
- Determine piping system requirements and pipe sizing
- 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
- Safety equipment/gear
- Steel-toed safety boots
- Hard hat
- Vehicle supplied by employer
- Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Physically demanding
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
Ability to Supervise
1 to 2 people
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- Client focus
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.
Dec 27, 2017
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Interest in precision working to measure, cut, bend and thread pipes using machines and hand and power tools
Interest in compiling information to repair plumbing fixtures and systems, and to test pipes for leaks using air and water pressure gauges
Interest in speaking - signalling to locate and mark positions for pipe connections, passage holes and fixtures in walls and floors
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