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A plumber specializes in the installation and maintenance of the piping that runs in and under homes, businesses and more. The pipes carry the water necessary for comfortable living. Most plumbers run their own businesses, working on an as-needed basis in their community. Pay tends to be very high, particularly for self-employed plumbers, and educational requirements are lenient. Plumbers work in a number of capacities, doing everything from commercial wellhead installations to residential pipe laying.
Plumber Education Requirements
Plumbers only need a high school diploma or GED to get started. Most of the training comes from an apprenticeship under a more experienced plumber than can last anywhere from a few months to several years. Plumbers must be skilled at communicating with customers to determine where the problem is in the pipe and be able to navigate cramped and tight conditions. A moderate amount of strength is required as pipes are often rusted and in locations where there is little leverage.
Plumber Job Market
The job market for plumbers is expected to grow by 21 percent by 2022. This projection is above average when compared to other careers with an estimated 13,050 jobs opening each year. Plumbers often work for companies or strike out on their own to become independent service providers. Plumbers are also often employed by hospitals and universities due to the amount of plumbing systems used in buildings on these campuses.
Plumbers are paid well for their work, making anywhere from $14 to $16 an hour during their apprenticeship to $19 to $46 an hour once fully certified. The annual salary for plumbers can be as high as $77,000 to $83,000, and those who run their own companies are able to charge whatever prices they desire. Plumbers who work for companies, like a local plumbing shop, usually make slightly less than independent plumbers.
HVAC Technicians We are hiring for experienced, leadership ready residential HVAC installation technicians. If you enjoy hands on work in heating, ventilation and central air conditioning, we have a full-time position for you. Plumbers: Responsible for servicing, installation and maintenance of commercial Plumbing fixtures, piping, and drainage issues of all varieties. Take the lead on plumbing...
GCA Services Group, Inc is a leading provider of comprehensive janitorial, maintenance and facility services to the specialized industry, education and transportation markets. GCA has selected sectors of the market where quality cleaning, maintenance and appearance are paramount to the basic function of the enterprise. With expertise in clean rooms, automotive, pharmaceutical, nuclear power, educa...
We are looking for a plumbing crew leader to work in the San Francisco bay area. We are a national water conservation company (www.watersaversllc.com) with a large volume of work in the Southern U.S. The candidate will possess ACTIVE C-36 plumbing license and have experience with multiple aspects of plumbing, good organizational skills and exceptional people skills. Must be able to pass back grou...
Company Confidential Scranton, PA, 18505
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Plumbers Garrett Hansen Plumbing is now accepting applications for licensed plumbers. 970-618-1241...
PLUMBERS WANTED !!!!!!!!!! (ORLANDO) ------------------ IMMEDIATE OPENINGS AVAILABLE ------------------- COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION PLUMBER: Looking for an experienced plumber with minimum FIVE years experience for a full time position. You must have experience in commercial remodels, tenant build-outs, and all phases of commercial construction. SERVICE PLUMBER: Looking for an experienced service ...
Sagamore Plumbing & Heating Inc. is seeking Licensed Plumbers and Pipefitters. Apply to ***** or 508.269.1055...
Prefer Journeyman or Master Plumber. Candidate must have at least 3 years of experience if not licensed. Must have reliable transportation and own hand tools. New construction and remodel in commercial and residential settings. Service in both residential and commercial buildings. Pre-employment physical and drug test. Available to work overtime if required. Excellent Pay and benefits. Imm...
At Knochelmann Service Experts, we believe in doing what's right for our customers and our employees. We offer the stability of working for a national industry leader but we also treat our people like family.Our team is made up of the very best, and we provide ongoing training, support, and opportunities for unlimited professional growth. Residential Service Plumbers Covington, KY and Blue Ash, ...
Journeyman Plumbers- St. Petersburg REF#9936962 Min 8 yrsexp in commercial plumbing/construction & OSHA-10 or OSHA-30 cert. Completion of a recognized plumbing/pipefitting apprenticeship program & exp in hotels &/or hospitals preferred. Install piping, valves, drains, fixtures & other plumbing used for water distribution & wastewater disposal in commercial buildings. Pay: $18-$19/hr DOE QC Techn...
Job classification : My be able to get to work 5 days a week mabe work weekends and nights when needed. The day to day responcibilites are able to provide all phases of plumbing installs and maintence . If someone has HVAC experiance it world be a plus.All plumbers are drug tested and background checked.All workers must be clean cut and able to show up on time ....
JOURNEYMAN APPRENTICES PLUMBERS For Commercial & Residential Work. Health, Dental, 401k, Paid Vacation, Sick & Holidays. Please Call Bill 978-758-8656...
JobTitle: Experience Commercial Plumber–New Construction/Renovation–Commercial Department:CommercialDivision Location: Various JobType:FullTime Position Summary: Weareseekinganexperienced Commercial Plumber for new Construction/Renovation–Commercialconstructionprojects.Thesuccessfulcandidatemustpossesstheknowledge,experienceandconfidenceto engageandprofessionallyinteractwithall other contract...
Will’s Plumbing & Testing Service WANTED: LICENCED PLUMBERS & APPRENTICES! Under New ManagementOffering up to $42.00 an hour!! WE are Will’s Plumbing & Testing Service, A San Antonio Metro (and surrounding counties) service company located by the airport. We have an excellent reputation with Angie’s List and are Platinum Installed Sales representatives for Rinnai Tankless Water Heaters (we are...
Sagamore Plumbing & Heating, Inc. is a large privately held mechanical sub contractor. We are seeking qualified commercial Licensed Journeyman Plumbers, Pipefitters, Foremen and HVAC Technicians throughout Massachusetts,Southern New Hampshire and Rhode Island. Must have at least 2 - 5 years experience. We offer competitive wages and an extensive benefit package, which includes: o Medical and Den...
Building Construction/Skilled Trades Licensed Plumber Opportunity for skilled, licensed plumber for established company. Very competitive pay based on experience. Can offer long term job security. Commercial and residential work in Boston and south shore towns. Truck and tools provided. Call now to discuss career opportunities. Steve 781-706-7453...
Building Construction/Skilled Trades Licensed Plumbers/Heating Equipment Installers Well Est. Plumbing & Heating Co. looking for top level plumbers & heating installers. We want the best so we pay the best!! Benefits inc:Matching 401k Paid Holidays, Vaca., Hlth Ins. Company Vehicle & Sign On Bonus - Don’t wait, only a few of these positions are open! 978-600-1655. *****...
PLUMBERS National Homebuilder seeking experienced Plumbers for scatter site new home construction projects in Ohio, Western PA & Northern WV Candidates must have: Valid drivers license: EPA/CFC Certification: Minimum of 2 years experience: Plumbing rough and finishes: Knowledge and ability to install plumbing systems: Be detail oriented. Competitive base salary, bonus/ benefit package...
Plumbers & Journeyman 5yrs exp & clean MVR HVAC Service Tech Exp with Split & Package sys 5 yrs exp in installation of all phases Fire Sprinkler Pipe Fitter Exp needed & clean MVR Health Ins, paid vacation & holidays, 401K, Drug Free Work Place. Email resume ***** or Fax 386-257-7819...
Company Confidential Lakeland, FL, 33811
Valid DL & 7 yrs. experience required. Top pay & benefit package. Sign on bonus! Take home vehicle. Serious inquiries only!...
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$27,040.00 - $74,880.00
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Some College Coursework Completed
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Maintains the flow of water, air, and other gases, and drainage systems by assembling, installing, and repairing pipes, fittings, and plumbing fixtures according to plumbing codes.
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Keeps plumbing equipment and tools operational by following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures.
Selects pipe sizes and types and related materials, such as supports, hangers, and hydraulic cylinders, according to specifications.
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