Job no: 514602
Work type: Staff Full-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Facilities/Skilled Trades
Department:60310000 - AG-FAC PLANNING / OPERATIONS
The successful applicant must be able to perform the following essential functions below. Preferences include ability to read plumbing directions on blueprints and schematic drawings and knowledge of electric drain cleaning machines, electric pipe cutter and threading machine.
Maintenance and repairs to all interior/exterior plumbing. Installs, maintains and repairs all plumbing fixtures, valves, circulating pumps, water, air, gas and vacuum lines.
Maintenance and repairs to all sanitary systems, including drain cleaning maintenance and repairs to all backflow preventers, emergency eye washes, showers, and irrigation systems.
Obtains quotes from outside contractors and oversees work to completion. Obtains quotes from vendors, makes purchases and processes all paperwork. Performs/leads all phases of plumbing on in-house projects.
Performs other related work as required. Some tasks require driving a state vehicle to job
$18 - $22 per hour depending on qualifications and experience.Minimum Requirements:
Completion of an approved apprenticeship program in plumbing; or a high school diploma or equivalent and four years of relevant experience. Appropriate vocational/ technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.
Valid driver licensePreferred Qualifications:
MUST ACQUIRE, AT EMPLOYER’S EXPENSE, BACKFLOW CERTIFICATION WITHIN 6 MONTHS OF EMPLOYMENT.
Knowledge of electric drain cleaning machines, electric pipe cutter and threading machine.
Must be able to read plumbing directions on blueprints and schematic drawings.
In order to be considered, you must upload your cover letter and resume.
Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.
This position is eligible for veteran’s preference. If you are claiming veteran’s preference, please upload a copy of your DD 214 Member Copy 4 with your application for consideration. See our Veteran's Preference Page for more specific information.Health Assessment Required:Yes
Advertised: 10 Sep 2020 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 17 Sep 2020 Eastern Daylight Time