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Electron Electromechanical Company
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Plumber

Job Description and Requirements

• Interprets blueprints and building specifications for map layout for pipes, drainage systems, and other plumbing materials
• Installs pipes and fixtures, such as sinks and toilets, for water, gas, steam, air, or other liquids
• Installs supports for pipes, equipment, and fixtures prior to installation
• Assembles fittings and valves for installation
• Modifies length of pipes, fixtures, and other plumbing materials as needed for a building
• Uses saws and pipe cutters as necessary
• Installs heating and air-conditioning systems, including water heaters
• Collaborates with contractors, construction workers, electricians, pipefitters, and steamfitters in installing and repairing plumbing
• Tests plumbing systems for leaks and other problems
• Analyses problem and identifies appropriate tools and materials for repair
• Chooses plumbing materials based on budget, location, and intended uses of the building
• Follows health and safety standards and complies with building codes
• Writes report documenting the problem and summary of actions taken
• Performs inspections of plumbing systems to identify and replace worn parts
• Prepares bids and schedules and oversees other workers, such as apprentices and helpers

• Collaborative, Problem-Solving and Analytical Skills;
• Decision-making Ability, Good Listening Skills;
• Strong Verbal Communication, Stress- and Time-Management Skills;
• Customer-Service and Interpersonal Skills;
• Mechanical and Technical Skills;
• Physical Stamina and Strength;
• Excellent Troubleshooting Ability.