Assemble, install, or repair pipes, fittings, or fixtures of heating, water, or drainage systems, according to specifications or plumbing codes.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Attention to Detail * Integrity * Cooperation * Initiative * Leadership * Persistence * Independence * Concern for Others * Self Control

Representative Tasks * Assemble pipe sections, tubing, or fittings, using couplings, clamps, screws, bolts, cement, plastic solvent, caulking, or soldering, brazing, or welding equipment. * Install pipe assemblies, fittings, valves, appliances such as dishwashers or water heaters, or fixtures such as sinks or toilets, using hand or power tools. * Maintain or repair plumbing by replacing defective washers, replacing or mending broken pipes, or opening clogged drains.



Job Family Construction and Extraction

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