State of Massachusetts Plumber And Steamfitter II in Camp Edwards, Massachusetts
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Incumbents in this series install, repair, maintain and/or alter sanitary fixtures, heating units, sprinkler systems, steam tables, industrial cafeteria equipment, etc… and perform other work as required. The basic purpose of this work is to install, repair, maintain and/or alter steam, heating, water supply, drainage and disposal systems. Incumbents in this position perform additional duties on behalf of the Construction and Facilities Management Officer in support of agency priorities as required.
DETAILED STATEMENT OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Installs, repairs, maintains, and/or alters steam and plumbing systems by cleaning sewer drains; by operating power tools, welding equipment, sewer cleaning machines, hand tools, and plumbing equipment; by laying out, cutting and fitting material for welding; by packing joints, valves, and pumps; by cutting and threading pipes; by caulking and packing lead joints, valves and pumps; by replacing seals in water closets; by cleaning filters; by unplugging sinks, toilets, and drains; and by insulating heat tracing wires and/or piping to ensure that equipment is in proper working order and to meet agency needs
Inspects buildings to determine need for repairs
Reads and interprets blueprints, sketches, instructions, or layouts to understand construction work to be done.
Schedules installation, maintenance, and/or repair work by conferring with supervisors and other department personnel to determine location of equipment and appropriate time to complete the project
Estimates length of time, cost of materials and manpower needed by using current market rates and man-hour output to develop a work budget
Handles complaints from building occupants regarding assigned work and takes appropriate corrective action
Performs related duties such as erecting scaffolding, riggings, and/or ladders; laying out drop cloths; fabricating miscellaneous metal products; sharpening and tempering various tools; cleaning tools and equipment; preparing work reports; and training employees on the job.
May alter , repair and maintain de-ionized water systems
May install glass piping, sprinkler, gas distribution and industrial cafeteria systems
Receives complaints from building occupants and refers complaints to appropriate personnel.
Prepares requisitions for supplies and equipment needed
Maintains records on such matters as work completed, time sheets, etc…
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED AT HIRE (List knowledges, skills, abilities)
Knowledge of the types and uses of small hand held tools such as hammers, saws, screwdrivers, chisels & drills
Knowledge of the types and uses of small measurement devices such as calipers, levels, rulers, steel squares, etc.
Knowledge of the types and uses of hand held power tools such as power saws, power drills, power hammers, etc.
Knowledge of the types and uses of materials used in plumbing such as steel; malleable, cast and galvanized iron; clay; glass, etc.
Knowledge of the types and uses of hand tools used in plumbing such as wrenches, hammers, pliers, taps, dies, etc
Knowledge of the types and uses of equipment used in plumbing such as blowtorches, soldering equipment, gauges, etc.
Knowledge of the safety practices and procedures followed in plumbing
Knowledge of the principles, methods and techniques of plumbing
Knowledge of the principles, methods and techniques of steamfitting
Knowledge of sanitation methods, techniques and procedures followed in plumbing
Knowledge of the methods and techniques of pipe fitting
Knowledge of the methods and techniques of pipe threading
Knowledge of the laws, rules and regulations governing plumbing
Skill in using small hand tools such as hammers, saws, screwdrivers, chisels, drills, etc.
Skill in using small measurement devices such as calipers, levels, rulers, steel squares, gauges, etc.
Skill in using hand held power tools such as saws, drills, power hammers, etc..
Skill in the use of hand tools used in plumbing such as wrenches, hammers, pliers, taps, dies, etc..
Skill in the use of equipment used in plumbing such as blowtorches, soldering equipment, gauges, etc
Ability to read and interpret documents such as plans, blueprints, and drawings
Ability to follow oral and written instructions
Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time
Ability to lift and carry heavy objects
Ability to work in cramped and confined spaces
Ability to understand and apply the laws, rules and regulations governing plumbing
Ability to give oral instruction in a precise, understandable manner
Ability to write clearly and concisely
Physical stamina and endurance , Ability to maintain accurate records
MINIMUM ENTRANCE REQUIRMENTS
Applicants must have at least one year of full-time, or equivalent part-time experience in plumbing and steam fitting.
LICENSE AND/OR CERTIFICATION REQUIRMENTS
Possession of a current and valid Massachusetts journeyman of Master Plumber’s license issued by the Board of State Examiners of Plumbers and Gas Fitters
Incumbents may be required to have a current and valid Massachusetts Motor Vehicle Driver’s License at a Class level specific to assignment.
First consideration will be given to those applicants that apply within the first 14 days.
Minimum Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have at least one year of full-time, or equivalent part-time, experience in plumbing and steamfitting.
Special Requirements: Possession of a current and valid Massachusetts Journeyman or Master Plumber's license issued by the Board of State Examiners of Plumbers and Gas Fitters.
An Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Females, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.*
Job: *Skilled Trades
Organization: *Military Division
Title: Plumber And Steamfitter II
Location: Massachusetts-Camp Edwards
Requisition ID: 2000067E