• MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN-PLUMBING

    Midland College
    Job Description
    Job Title MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN-PLUMBING
    Position Status Full Time
    Classification Title Coordinator-12 m
    Work Location Main Campus-3600 N. Garfield, Midland, TX
    Job Summary

    The Maintenance Technician-Plumbing is responsible for the day to day coordination and completion of plumbing work orders and other work orders as assigned. Also responsible for maintaining inventory of common plumbing supplies, assisting with estimating plumbing materials and labor costs per job as well as assisting with building projects to ensure compliance with College standards.

    Required Qualifications

    High School diploma or equivalent

    Current Texas Journeyman Plumber License

    Two years of documented experience as a licensed plumber; preferably in a facility of a comparable size

    Advanced skills in plumbing

    Able to work independently with minimal supervision

    Computer literacy

    Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills

    Ability to operate pipe threading equipment, drain cleaning machines, vacuum and pressure gauges, soldering equipment, and all hand tools associated with the plumbing craft

    Ability to read and understand blueprints

    Must possess a valid Texas Driver license, good driving record, and be insurable on Midland College’s insurance policy

    Preferred Qualifications

    Five years of documented experience in a facility of a comparable size

    Current Texas Master Plumber License

    Essential Functions

    Coordination and completion of all assigned work orders

    Supervise plumbing activities performed by other maintenance staff members

    Assist with plans, layouts, estimate plumbing materials and labor costs per job if necessary, requisition necessary materials and supplies, and maintain accurate records as directed

    Observe safety procedures, use personal safety devices, and attend frequent safety and job training sessions as scheduled

    Schedule and test:
    Annually
    • Gas shut-in tests for all buildings
    • Double check valves
    Monthly
    • Safety showers and eye-washers
    • Domestic water treatment equipment – water softeners & r/o water systems, tankless water heaters, traditional water heaters, etc.

    Work cooperatively with other departments

    Communicate with administration for scheduled work and coordinate schedules in order to minimize disruption, when possible

    Maintain inventory of common plumbing supplies

    Schedule cleaning and emptying of grease and sand traps as needed

    Work will require travel to other College locations or travel to pick up supplies, etc.

    Other duties as assigned

    Physical Demands

    Ability to sit or stand for long periods of time

    Use of manual dexterity; use hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools, or controls; use one or two hands to grasp, move, or assemble objects; use fingers to grasp, move, or assemble very small objects

    Ability to make quick, precise adjustments to machine controls

    Ability to bend, stretch, twist, or reach out

    Ability to climb ladders and stairs

    Ability to kneel, stoop, crouch, or crawl

    Use muscles to lift, push, pull, move or carry heavy objects weighing up to 50 pounds

    Work may be performed indoors or outdoors in varying weather conditions

    Ability to perform the normal physical demands of the plumbing craft

    Ability to drive a vehicle

    Available for scheduled on call duties (approximately every 6th weekend), as well as emergency response situations as requested

    Min Salary 3,583.33 per month
    Max Salary 4,583.33 per month
    Pay Statement Salary is commensurate with educational qualifications and experience.

     

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