Company: Work With Your Handz
Location: Carol Stream
Posted on: September 4, 2021
HIRING APPRENTICE PLUMBERS!
We are a
40 year-old, locally owned and operated service company, with an
outstanding reputation, seeking
exceptional Apprentice Plumbers !
If you are looking for an opportunity to learn more and grow in the
trade, this opportunity is for you!
The job of Plumbing Apprentice was established for the purpose/s
of and under the direction of a journeyman and/or master plumber,
maintaining plumbing systems, identifying repair and/or replacement
needs; providing necessary information on the proper uses of the
equipment; and ensuring adequate materials are available to
complete assignments in a timely manner.
- Coordinates with supervisor and other trades for the purpose of
completing projects/work orders efficiently.
- Diagnoses problems and/or failures in plumbing systems (e.g.
locate and repair water leaks, broken or frozen pipes, and plugged
drains, etc.) for the purpose of identifying equipment and/or
systems repair and replacement needs.
- Installs various domestic water and vacuum systems (e.g. hot
water, chilled water, sewer, storm water, air, gas) for the purpose
of providing a comfortable, sanitary, and safe environment inside
- Maintains tools and/or equipment for the purpose of ensuring
the availability of plumbing systems in safe operating
- Prepares written materials (e.g. scope of work, work orders,
bids, equipment inventory, etc.) for the purpose of documenting
activities, providing written support and/or conveying
- Repairs various items, systems and/or components (e.g. toilets,
sinks, vents, faucets, water softeners, garbage disposals, sewer
lines, vacuum breakers, hot water heaters, sewer line blockages,
urinals, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring that items are available
and in safe working condition.
- Repairs various types of pipes (e.g. iron, steel, copper, clay,
plastic, and cement, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring that items
are functional and in safe working condition.
- Requests equipment and supplies for the purpose of maintaining
inventory and ensuring availability of required items.
- Responds to emergency situations for the purpose of resolving
immediate safety concerns.
- Tests for leaks in new and repaired systems with compressed air
and/or water for the purpose of ensuring that items are functional
and in safe working condition.
- Transports various items (e.g. tools, equipment, supplies,
etc.) for the purpose of ensuring the availability of materials
required at job site.
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- Must have Apprentice Card in the state of Illinois
- Ability to perform multiple, technical tasks with a need to
periodically upgrade skills in order to meet changing job
conditions. Specific skill-based competencies required to
satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: operating
equipment used in the maintenance and repair of plumbing fixtures
and systems; adhering to safety practices; and planning and
- Ability to perform algebra and/or geometry; read technical
information, compose a variety of documents, and/or facilitate
group discussions; and solve practical problems. Specific
knowledge-based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the
functions of the job include: safety practices and procedures;
methods, techniques, materials, tools used in installation,
troubleshooting, maintenance, diagnosis and repair of plumbing
systems/sub systems; troubleshooting/maintaining plumbing systems;
pertinent codes, policies, regulations and/or laws; and blueprints
- Ability to perform the following physical demands: significant
lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling; significant climbing
and balancing; significant stooping, kneeling, crouching, and/or
crawling; and significant fine finger dexterity. Generally the job
requires 15% sitting, 55% walking, and 30% standing. The job is
performed under temperature extremes and under conditions with
exposure to risk of injury and/or illness.
*Must have a clean driving and criminal
record! We are a drug free
Benefits for the Apprentice Plumber
- Medical Insurance
- Dental Insurance
- Vision Insurance
- Life Insurance
- Retirement Benefit
- Disability Insurance
- In House Training Programs
Keywords: Work With Your Handz, Carol Stream , PLUMBER APPRENTICE, Other , Carol Stream, Illinois
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