Building / Facility Maintenance Technician (Plumbing Exp)

Orlando, Florida
02 Nov 2016
21 Dec 2016
BI 00014E
Contract Type
Full Time
As a global leader of Program Management and Construction Management (PM/CM) services with projects ranging from $1 million to programs that cost up to $10 billion, we deliver award winning total Design and/or Construction Management projects for public and private sector clients. From the pre-construction phase, through complete erection of the project, to the post-construction and commissioning, we function as an extension of our clients' goals and aspirations. Project sector and types include: Aviation, Emergency Operations & Data Centers, Healthcare, both Higher Education and K-12, Hospitality & Entertainment, Correctional & Rehabilitation Facilities, and Research & Development Facilities.

Job Summary
This Facility Maintenance role is focused on a variety of duties in support of the maintenance and repair of facilities. The role will include a variety of duties including the plumbing trades and is responsible to install, maintain, and repair pipe systems, fittings, fixtures, and systems related to water, natural gas, air, sewage, and industrial waste systems related to the full range of plumbing duties as well as general carpentry, electrical, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC), etc.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Perform a variety of maintenance duties involved in the repair and maintenance of buildings and facilities.
  • Perform inspection and maintenance of plumbing systems.
  • Determine the type, size and amount of material required to perform a task while considering factors as volume, pressure, temperature and type pipe used.
  • Lay out, construct, install, rebuild, maintain, repair and test plumbing systems such as water and drains, etc.
  • Perform work in other classifications when incidental but necessary to accomplish work assignments.
  • Work in conformance with proper codes, ordinances, sketches, specifications, blueprints, written and verbal instructions.
  • Perform minor insulation with prefabricated mineral insulating material, binding, plastic, cement, etc., as required.
  • Perform routine plumbing, such as diagnosing, testing and repairing all types of plumbing lines and fixtures.
  • Diagnose and repair major plumbing breakdowns, which do not respond to routine maintenance.
  • May operate gas welding equipment to perform cutting, burning, and soldering, as necessary, to accomplish work assignment.
  • Completes basic records, such as work orders, time sheets, requisitions, and accident reports.
  • Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.
  • • 4 years' experience in the maintenance or construction trade required.
  • • Able to handle multiple tasks and have a thorough working knowledge of plumbing codes / practices.
  • • Have a thorough knowledge of rest room plumbing systems; toilet valves; and sanitary sewer, storm sewer, domestic water, steam, and condensate systems.
  • • Must have the ability to comprehend written and oral instructions.
  • • Willing to work rotational shift if necessary, including days, evenings, and nights as well as overtime, weekends, and holidays as required.
  • • Must have a valid driver's license.
  • • Must pass a commercial background check and a pre-employment drug screen.
  • • Must be able to speak, read and write English.

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.