Apprentice Plumber

Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning

Website

Closed for applications

Location

Goshen, KY

Work type

full time

Pay

not provided

Date posted

Mar 10, 2024

About the role

We are seeking a dedicated and hardworking individual to join our team as a Plumber Helper. In this role, you will aid and support to our Service Experts HVAC and Plumbing team in various plumbing tasks and projects. Your main responsibilities will include assisting plumbers with installations, repairs, maintenance, and troubleshooting of plumbing systems. The ideal candidate should possess basic knowledge of plumbing systems, excellent communication skills, and a strong work ethic.

What Do We Offer You as a Service Experts Employee? 

Service Experts offers a comprehensive benefits package designed to support employees and their families in managing their health and wellness needs. Following is a summary of the many benefits that could be available to you as a Service Experts valued employee.

  • Competitive Pay, including incentive opportunities for many positions 

  • Paid Time Off and Company Holiday Pay  

  • Medical /Dental /Vision Insurance programs 

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with company matching contributions 

  • Life Insurance, for you and options you can elect for your family 

  • Short-term and Long-term disability insurance options, that protects you and your family if you are unable to work 

  • Supplemental benefit programs such as:  Legal advice, pet insurance, health advocacy programs 

  • World Class Training opportunities through our Experts University 

  • Career Development opportunities 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist licensed plumbers in the installation, repair, and maintenance of plumbing systems, including pipes, fixtures, drains, and water heaters.

  • Carry tools, equipment, and supplies to and from work areas.

  • Prepare job sites by setting up necessary tools and materials.

  • Dig trenches, excavate ditches, and create access points as required for plumbing installations or repairs.

  • Measure, cut, thread, and bend pipes using appropriate tools and techniques.

  • Assist in the assembly and installation of plumbing fixtures, such as sinks, toilets, showers, and water heaters.

  • Connect pipes using fittings, soldering, welding, or other approved methods.

  • Inspect plumbing systems and identify any defects or issues.

  • Assist in troubleshooting plumbing problems and propose appropriate solutions.

  • Clean up job sites and ensure proper disposal of waste materials.

  • Follow all safety procedures and regulations to maintain a safe working environment.

 

Health & Safety Roles & Responsibilities: 

  • Reports any unsafe acts, conditions and hazards to direct supervisor/manager immediately 

  • Reports any contravention of legislation or company policy, procedure or program to direct supervisor/manager immediately 

  • Corrects substandard acts or conditions within area of control 

  • Uses and maintains appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) as prescribed by company program(s) or procedure(s) 

  • Never removes or renders ineffective any safety guards, devices, or clothing prescribed to be in place or worn 

  • Complies with the general rules as prescribed by company program(s) procedure(s) 

  • Operates devises or equipment as prescribed by company program(s) or procedure(s) 

  • Participates in any safety initiatives, teams, or committees 

  • Reports all injuries or incidents as prescribed by company program(s) or procedure(s) immediately 

  • Provides input on developing safety initiatives and plans to eliminate exposures that could cause accidents 

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Previous experience in a similar plumbing or construction role is preferred but not required.

  • Basic knowledge of plumbing systems, tools, and equipment.

  • Ability to lift heavy objects and perform physically demanding tasks.

  • Good communication and teamwork skills.

  • Strong work ethic and willingness to learn.

  • Reliable and punctual with excellent time management skills.

  • Ability to follow instructions and work independently when required.

  • Valid driver's license is preferred.

Working Conditions:

  • This position requires physical strength and stamina to perform manual labor tasks.

  • Work may be performed indoors or outdoors, depending on the project.

  • Exposure to various weather conditions, including heat, cold, and humidity.

  • May be required to work in confined spaces or at heights.

  • Some projects may involve exposure to hazardous materials or chemicals.

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