Plumber Journeyman - New Construction - $3,000 sign-on bonus for qualified individuals

Richmond, VA posted on January 8

Atlantic Constructors is seeking dynamic, motivated, career minded individuals to join our expanding team! Atlantic Constructors has been recognized as an industry leader in the Mid-Atlantic Region for over 50 years.

Job Title: Plumbing Journeyman

Reports to: Trade Manager

Summary/Objective:

A Plumber Journeyman works day-to-day on assigned plumbing tasks. Provides guidance and direction to apprentices/helpers working under him/her. Ensures job quality and customer satisfaction is maintained in every stage of the project. Interacts with upper management and other trades to build lasting relationships. Creates the type of positive environment that works to maintain a sufficient and qualified work force. Reports to the cognizant foreman and operates under specific supervision in all types of weather conditions, frequently working at heights, using equipment, in a safe and professional manner.

Essential Functions:

  • Assembles, installs, layouts, and repairs pipes, fittings, equipment, and fixtures of heating, cooling, domestic water, air, drainage systems, and gas according to company standards, specifications, and plumbing or mechanical code
  • Tests pipes and fixtures using water and air to detect deficiencies
  • Measures, cuts, threads, glues, solders, brazes, and slopes pipes composed of various materials
  • Installs hangers and supports for all plumbing systems
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibility: No

Required:

  • Must have an active Virginia State Plumbing Journeyman card
  • 5 years of experience in commercial field plumbing operations field; or equivalent combination of vocational training and experience
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints
  • Extensive knowledge of all plumbing systems installation
  • Ability to fabricate offsets, install equipment, and perform basic take offs
  • Work within precise limits or standards of accuracy
  • Obtain required personal hand tools
  • Must be able to multi-task, work with minimal supervision, follow written and oral instructions, show attention to detail, and demonstrate problem-solving skills
  • Must be able to pass post-offer pre-employment drug screen, and may be required to satisfactorily complete additional background checks as required (i.e. DMV, criminal history)
  • Must adhere to all company policy and procedures
  • Must be available to work assigned schedules and extended hours as needed including day, evening, weekend, and holiday hours

The work environment and physical demands required would be representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job, and may include, but are not limited to the following:

Work Environment:

  • May work in varying temperatures; both inside and outside, including inclement weather, heat, humidity, cold, and dampness
  • May work in areas with exposure to moderate/high noise levels
  • May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles including dust
  • May be required to work in confined spaces or from high heights

Physical Demands:

  • This role routinely uses construction equipment such as heavy machinery, hand and power tools
  • While performing duties of the job the employee may work aloft, climb, bend, pull, reach overhead, stand/walk for long periods of time and lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; and reach with hands and arms
  • Must be able to correctly identify all colors of a color-coded cable/wires and see close vision, distance vision, depth perception, peripheral vision and ability to adjust focus

Travel:

  • May require travel (typically not overnight)

Preferred:

  • Medical Gas Certification
  • Prior military experience 
  • HS diploma or GED equivalent

Benefits:

Atlantic Constructors offers competitive benefits, for more information check out our  on our website.  


Wage

DOE

Experience

Any

Type

Full-time