Industrial Plumber/Maintenance Mechanic

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Location
RTP, North Carolina
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Sep 2016
Closes
17 Feb 2017
Ref
TEC0001VX
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The candidate will work with the Model, Machine, and Fabrication shop, and its personnel supporting research facilities and combustors in an industrial setting. They will be responsible for the layout, installation, maintenance, and repair of industrial piping systems including; natural gas, fuel oil, cooling water, chilled water, steam, compressed air, and process fluids and gases with all of the required flow control valves, and pumps in accordance with all applicable plumbing codes and industry standards. The candidate with work closely with other trades and technicians, often helping them complete their projects as needed to meet schedule requirements.HS diploma, trade school, 10 years journeymen level industrial plumbing experience. Plumbing license preferred.

Skill Requirements:
  • Installing, threading, repairing, insulating, and maintaining, black, galvanized, copper, stainless steel, and PVS piping and tubing, and all the required flow control valves, and pumps in accordance with all applicable plumbing codes and industry standards.
  • Working knowledge of other trades and skills such as; electrical fabrication, machining, welding and basic shop operations in an industrial setting.


Unusual or Special Physical Requirements of Position

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% of Time

  • Lifting up to 50lbs 5% of the time
  • Climbing ladders 25% of the time
  • Crawling 5% of the time
  • Working overhead 40% of the time
  • High noise levels 10%
  • Bending down 10%of the time


Description of Work Environment

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% of Time

  • Working inside industrial high bays and labs 65% of the time
  • Working outside in the heat and cold 25% of the time
  • Working around hot combustors 10% of the time
  • Driving work vehicles10%


Equipment and Machines Involved in Work Tasks

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% of Time

  • Industrial pipe threader 5% of the time
  • Forklifts and platform lifts 10%
  • Industrial power, and cordless tools 50%
  • Industrial hand tools 50%


Criticality of Attendance

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% of Time

  • Regular days 95% of the time
  • Overtime < 5% of the time
  • Travel < 5 % of the time


Other Essential Functions

The candidate must:
  • Have good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Be able to work as part of team.
  • Be willing to work outside your trade to help the team meet the client's needs.
  • Good computer skills, including working with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Desire to learn and grow into a master electrician.