Job Category
Auxiliary
Exemption Status/Test
Non Exempt
Reports To
Supervisor, Plumber
Date Revised
04/01/2016
Department
Maintenance
Primary Purpose
This position is in training eight (8) hours each day under the direction of a Master plumber or Journeyman plumber to learn the plumbing trade, making small repairs, unstopping sanitary sewers, repairing leaks and installing plumbing fixtures.
Education Certification

High School Diploma or GED

Valid Texas driver’s license with good driving record

Special Knowledge/Skills

General knowledge of plumbing preferred

Good written and oral communication and interpersonal skills

Computer proficiency preferred

Experience

Minimum of one (one) years’ experience in plumbing field

Major Responsibilities and Duties
  • Ability to follow instructions.
  • Ability to learn the plumbing trade under the supervision of a Master plumber or a Journeyman plumber eight (8) hours per day, making small repairs, unstopping sanitary sewers, repairing leaks and installing plumbing fixtures.
  • Ability to complete assignments in a timely and workable manner.
  • Ability to work safely using proper PP&E and issued safety equipment.
  • Ability to use tools, materials and equipment commonly used in the performance of plumbing work.
  • Maintain accurate records for labor, materials and hours worked for work order completion on assigned work.
  • Communicate with Principals, Administrators and staff about plumbing work at their campuses.
  • Ability to open and close work orders, keeping track of man hours, materials, purchase orders and
  • P-Card purchases logged on each work order.
  • Perform all other tasks and duties as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  •   No direct reports.
Tools/Equipment Used
Standard office equipment including personal computer and peripherals; may use small hand tools and power tools; light truck or van
Posture
Frequent standing, kneeling/squatting, bending/stooping, pushing/pulling, and twisting; may work in tiring and uncomfortable positions
Motion
Frequent walking, climbing stairs/ladders/scaffolding; regular grasping/squeezing, wrist flexion/extension, and overhead reaching; frequent driving
Lifting
Regular moderate lifting and carrying (15-44 pounds); occasional heavy lifting (45 pounds and over)
Environment
Work outside and inside, on slippery or uneven walking surfaces; frequent exposure to extreme hot and cold temperatures, dust, noise, vibration; exposure to chemical and electrical hazards; work around machinery with moving parts; regularly work irregular hours; occasional prolonged hours; frequent districtwide travel
Mental Demands
Maintain emotional control under stress