Plumber/Steampipe Fitter

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
Apr 13, 2018
Closes
Jun 04, 2018
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Sentara Norfolk General Hospital

Sentara Norfolk General Hospital is the region's first Magnet Hospital. It is a 525-bed medical center, and home to the area's only Level I Trauma Center, Burn Trauma Unit and Nationally Ranked Heart Program. In addition to a first rate heart program, the hospital is home to Nightingale Regional Air Ambulance and several dedicated facilities and specialized services.
Up to $3,000 sign on bonus for qualified applicants.
The Plumber / Steampipe Fitter is responsible for inspecting and repairing pipes, fittings, and plumbing fixtures related to the heating, water, gas and drainage systems. This individual will also be responsible for the operation, maintenance and repair of medical air and suction systems, medical gasses to include the distribution, piping, and terminal connections in addition to being responsible for maintenance and repair of heating and cooling hydronic systems.

Education Level
High School Grad or Equivalent OR
Trade School Graduate

Experience
Required: Plumbing/Steampipe Fitting - 3 years

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Drivers License, Journeyman Plumber

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Active Listening, Communication, Critical Thinking, Equipment Maintenance, Equipment Selection, Installation, Leadership, Monitoring, Repairing, Service Orientation, Technology/Computer, Troubleshooting

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Sentara Benefits

Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!

Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!

In addition to High School Grad or equivalent, 1 year post-secondary/vocational training in plumbing, steam fitting, brazing, math, physics, chemistry, and basic mechanics is required. Depending on location, some facilities require MLB upon hire. Some sites require individual to obtain Anti-Backflow certification within one year of employment MPLB preferred. Journeyman Plumber licensure to be obtained within 90 days (or less) of hire.