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Government of Canada
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journeyman/woman plumber


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Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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About this opportunity

Salary

$34.00 to $38.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Location

Dartmouth, NS

Education, Skills and Experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

  • First Aid Certificate

  • Confined Space Entry Training

  • Plumber Red Seal Certificate

  • Plumber Trade Certification

Additional Skills

  • Instruct apprentices

Work Setting

  • Residential

  • Institutional

  • Industrial

  • Commercial

Specific Skills

  • Measure, cut, thread and bend pipes to required shape and size

  • Read blueprints, drawings and specifications to determine layout of plumbing system, water supply network and waste and drainage systems

  • Install, repair and maintain domestic, commercial or industrial plumbing fixtures and systems

  • Locate and mark positions for pipe connections, passage holes and fixtures in walls and floors

  • Cut opening in walls and floors to accommodate pipe and pipe fittings

  • Join pipes using couplings, clamps, screws, bolts, cement or soldering, brazing and welding equipment

  • Test pipes for leaks using air and water pressure gauges

Security and Safety

  • Bondable

  • Criminal record check

  • Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools

  • Safety equipment/gear

  • Steel-toed safety boots

  • Hard hat

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure

  • Handling heavy loads

  • Physically demanding

  • Hand-eye co-ordination

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

  • Large workload

  • Overtime required

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Accurate

  • Team player

  • Excellent oral communication

  • Excellent written communication

  • Client focus

  • Judgement

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

  • Dental plan

  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits

  • Life insurance

  • Registered retirement savings plan (RRSP)

Application close date

Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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