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Journeyman/Plumber - UPMC Pinnacle Harrisburg

  • Job ID: 444332632
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: UPMC Pinnacle Hospitals
  • Department: Facilities Maintenance
  • Location: 111 South Front Street, Harrisburg PA 17105
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $20.35 to $30.53 / hour

Description

Purpose:
Install, maintain and repair gas, air, water, vacuum, medical gas, oxygen, fire suppression systems and sewer systems in the hospital.

Responsibilities:
  • Install, repair and maintain various types of pipe assemblies, plumbing fixtures and piping systems from blueprints and sketches, including but not limited to chilled water, heating hot water and medical gas.
  • Perform all work following infection control procedures.
  • Estimate costs of installations and repair work, including requisition of material, as needed.
  • Mark, cut and bend pipe to meet specifications by using hacksaw, pipe cutter or cutting machine.
  • Fit valves, couplings and other plumbing devices by screwing, bolting or soldering and seal connections with joint compounds, gaskets or caulking by using appropriate tools.
  • Maintain clean and safe work area, equipment rooms and shop areas.
  • Inspect systems for pressure loss and leaks.
  • Record work orders and submit hours to supervisor on a daily basis.
  • Prepare pipe for installation such as cutting, threading, removing burrs, grooving and bending.
  • Investigate and perform system outages.

Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Completion of 4-5 year apprenticeship, which includes blueprint reading, mechanical drawing, mathematics, electrical wiring and plumbing and minimum of three years of work experience.
  • Knowledge of State and Local plumbing codes and ordinances is required.
  • May in the course of their duties be in rooms where medications are stored. No contact with medications is allowed.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Act 33 Child Clearance (must be provided within 30 days of hire)
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance (must be provided within 30 days of hire)

Clearances must be dated within 90 days

  • Driver's License
  • Journeyman Plumber OR Master Plumber License
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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