Plumber

Employer
University of Maryland
Location
College Park, MD
Posted
Aug 11, 2022
Closes
Aug 19, 2022
Ref
623311645
Hours
Full Time
Posting Details Position Number: 126983 Functional Category Status: 20-Nonexempt,Regular Applicant Search Category: Staff University Authorized FTE: 1.00 Unit: VPA-FM-O&M-Piped Services Hiring Range Minimum: $46,295.00 Hiring Range Maximum: $55,554.00 Campus/College Information: Founded in 1856, University of Maryland, College Park is the flagship institution in the University System of Maryland. Our 1,250-acre College Park campus is just minutes away from Washington, DC, and the nexus of the nation's legislative, executive, and judicial centers of power. This unique proximity to business and technology leaders, federal departments and agencies, and a myriad of research entities, embassies, think tanks, cultural centers, and non-profit organizations is simply unparalleled. Synergistic opportunities for our faculty and students abound and are virtually limitless in the nation's capital and surrounding areas. The University is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff that will enhance our stature of preeminence in our three missions of teaching, scholarship, and full engagement in our community, the state of Maryland, and in the world. Background Checks Offers of employment are contingent on completion of a background check. Information reported by the background check will not automatically disqualify you from employment. Vaccine Protocol The University of Maryland has made the safety of our students, faculty and staff, and our surrounding communities a top priority. As part of that commitment, the University System of Maryland (USM) recently announced that students, faculty, and staff on USM campuses this fall, including UMD, are required to be vaccinated against COVID. As a prospective and/or a new employee at UMD, you will be required to comply with the University's vaccination protocol. Proof of full vaccination will be required before the start of employment in order to work at any University of Maryland location. Prospective or new employees may seek a medical or religious exemption to the vaccination requirement at return.umd.edu and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Failure to provide proof of vaccination or to obtain approval for a medical or religious exemption will result in the offer of employment being rescinded. Position Summary/Purpose of Position: Under general supervision, performs plumbing work at the journey level. Supports the plumbing needs of the campus, to include maintenance of the University's total underground and inside building distribution systems such as water, sanitary sewers and storm sewers with pipes ranging in diameter from 2" to 48". Minimum Qualifications: Four years progressively responsible experience in the plumbing trade. Maryland State certification as a licensed plumber. Preferences: Comprehensive knowledge of and skill in the theory, principles, methods and techniques used in the plumbing trade. Thorough knowledge of and skill in basic mathematics including area, volume, weights, and the practical application of fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions; of OSHA/MOSH regulations related to the plumbing trade; of plumbing codes, the requirements for domestic water and waste disposal systems. Skill in the use and maintenance of the tools and equipment of the plumbing trade (including valving and caulking irons, sockets and wrenches); in the installation and repair of sanitary plumbing and appliances. Ability to read, interpret, and work from blueprints, drawings, and specifications; to prepare summaries and reports; to communicate effectively and follow directions. Additional Certifications: Must be a Journeyman WSSC-licensed Plumber/Gasfitter; Certified w/cross-connect, back flow certification. Must possess and maintain a Driver's license valid in the State of Maryland with fewer than 6 points. Additional Information: Job Risks Not Applicable to This Position Physical Demands Must have the ability to work in, on, around, over and under fixed equipment and machinery; to work at heights up to 20 feet; to manipulate heavy equipment, tools, and supplies and/or exert force up to 50 lbs. Regularly and 75 lbs. Occasionally; to work at depths of 20'; to shore and trench according to OSHA/MOSH regulations; to concurrently manipulate multiple controls or equipment and machinery; to work in hazardous or irritating environments (including raw sewage), confined spaces, and adverse weather or temperature conditions; to wear and work in personal protective equipment. Work hours are Mon-Fri. 7:00am-3:30pm. Incumbent is considered an Essential employee and is subject to a 24-hour day, 7 day week span of operation. Posting Date: 08/05/2022 Closing Date: 08/19/2022 Open Until Filled No Diversity Statement: The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

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