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Maintenance Mechanic – Plumber

Maintenance Mechanic – Plumber

POSITION SUMMARY: This is a full-time, permanent position. This classification of maintenance mechanic requires advanced skills and certification as a plumber. Also, the successful candidate must be able to perform a wide range of maintenance-related tasks outside their primary area of assignment or certification. Reports to the Maintenance Supervisor.


The following duties are normal for this job. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.

Must practice safety precautions and be safety conscious at all times.
Performs plumbing systems preventative maintenance tasks such as inspecting plumbing fixtures for leaks and repairs, checking drain lines to ensure they are free of obstruction,
checking appliances for proper operation.
Performs equipment preventive maintenance tasks such as: checking for proper equipment operation; lubricating bearings, changing air filters, and changing heat exchanger and
condenser coils.
Performs required planned and corrective (repair) maintenance to building surfaces, fixtures, systems and equipment.
Performs miscellaneous maintenance related tasks for a variety of situations as directed by immediate supervisor.
Performs necessary manual labor to keep housing projects in a decent, safe, and sanitary condition.
Utilizes a wide range of powered and non-powered hand tools such as drills, sanders, sewage line cleaners, saws, hammers, pillars, screwdrivers, wrenches, oilers and volt-ohm amp
Troubleshoots maintenance problems using visual and appropriate testing equipment.
Operates and makes all installations and repairs in accordance with local, state, and national
Participates in off-shift and weekend emergency maintenance coverage as scheduled.


High School Diploma (or GED) or an equivalent combination of technical training. Must have least three (3) years proven experience in the plumbing trade comparable to a certified journeyman level or be a graduate with certification in the plumbing trade. An equivalent combination of technical training and experience to meet the required knowledge, skills and abilities is acceptable.


Must have a valid vehicle operator’s license.
Must be bondable.
Must be insurable by the Authority’s fleet insurance carrier.