Service Plumber

Leisure World of Maryland
Silver Spring, MD
Apr 17, 2018
Apr 18, 2018
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Leisure world of Maryland Corporation (LWMC) the property management company for Leisure World of Mayrland a private, age-restricted community comprised of 29 housing associations and 8,000 residents located in Montgomery County, Maryland seeks a full time Service Plumber. The Service Plumber is responsible for installing, repairing and maintaining pipes, fixtures and other plumbing used for water distribution and waste water disposal. The Service Plumber works in cooperation with other LWMC trades and outside vendors to ensure that all specifications, regulations and policies are met, and to ensure efficient completion of projects. The scheduled hours are: Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM The schedule requires to share on-call duties as assigned. Must be available to be on call as assigned. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND BASIC DUTIES * Perform routine maintenance of plumbing systems in residential and commercial buildings. * Perform journeyman level work in the installation, repair, and maintenance of, water, gas, and sanitary sewer systems. * Repair or replace damaged plumbing fixtures such as sinks, toilets, showers, bathtubs, water heaters, garbage disposals, and faucets. * Document the cost of repairs by keeping records of time and material. * Adhere to all plumbing codes, installation requirements and regulations. * Maintain a clean, organized, and stocked truck. * Communicate professionally at all times. * Required to be on-call after hours and weekends on a rotational basis and be available to work in the event of emergence maintenance repairs. * Perform work in accordance with established safety procedures to include wearing appropriate shoes, gloves, and protective clothing. * Requires the ability to lift, carry, push or pull medium weighs, up to 75 pounds. CERTIFICATE/LICENSE * Journeyman's License-Preferred * Backflow Certification-Preferred * Current valid driver's license with clean driving record EDUCATION High School graduate or General Education degree (GED) Required YEARS AND TYPE OF EXPERIENCE Minimum five (5) years' experience in residential and commercial plumbing service. KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS * In-depth knowledge of maintenance and repair of plumbing systems. * Ability to understand and implement current plumbing code. * Ability to work both independently and as part of a team. * Ability to work cooperatively with other trades. * Ability to deal with vendors, internal customers and residents with tact, patience and courtesy * Ability to participate in the operations and activities of the Plumbing Department * Ability to read, interpret, blue prints and piping diagrams * Ability to use the tools and equipment of the plumbing trade * Ability to maintain inventory * Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing * Knowledge of water distribution and waste water disposal * Knowledge of plumbing techniques, procedures, equipment and terminology and techniques * Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety rules and regulations applicable to the trade PRINCIPAL WORKING RELATIONSHIPS In addition to the community residents, the Service Plumber principal working relationships are with employees of LWMC and contract personnel. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. * Work is performed while standing, sitting and/or walking * Requires bending, squatting, crawling, climbing, reaching. * Requires ability to lift, carry, push or pull medium weights, up to 75 pounds * Requires activities involving being around moving machinery, exposure to marked changes in temperatures and humidity, and exposure to dust, fumes and gases * Requires the ability to communicate effectively using speech, vision and hearing. We can offer you a challenging and rewarding environment with many opportunities to learn, grow and achieve great results. If you want to be a part of our team, we'd love to hear from you. Competitive Salary and excellent benefits. Apply now at: SDL2017

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