Perform a variety of journey-level, skilled plumbing tasks supporting the repair and maintenance of City buildings and facilities; troubleshoot, repair, replace or take other corrective action to maintain plumbing fixtures, accessories and equipment and perform a variety of technical tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility.
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
High school diploma or GED and a two (2) year vocational program in plumbing or a related field, plus four (4) years of journey level plumbing experience. Related education and experience may be interchangeable on a year for year basis.Possession of a valid New Mexico Driver's License. Possession of a valid City Operator's Permit (COP) within six (6) months from date of hire into position. Possession of a valid New Mexico Journeyman Plumbing and Gas-fitting License. Possession of a Certificate in Backflow Prevention within six (6) months from date of hire into position.
Position requires: Background check, Pre-employment physical.
PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS:
Journey level plumbing practices and procedures
Interpret and read blueprints, diagrams and plans
Backflow device installation and repair
Techniques of soldering, brazing, and minor welding
Operational hazards and standard safety practices
Effectively troubleshoot a variety of plumbing system problems
Repair and/or replace damaged plumbing and plumbing fixtures
Assemble and install air, gas, water, and related systems
Repair and install pumps
Work independently in the absence of supervision
TO APPLY: All applicants must submit, by expiration date, a City Application. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application. An On-Line Application Process can be accessed at web site www.cabq.gov/jobs. Applications are also available at the City of Albuquerque Human Resources Department 400 Marquette NW 7th Floor Suite 703, Albuquerque NM 87103. Copies of required certifications, registrations, and/or licenses, if not attached on-line, must be provided at the time of interview. Additionally, if requesting acceptance of post secondary courses/degrees, a copy of your transcript is required at the time of the interview. Failure to complete the application in its entirety will result in disqualification.
NOTE: Your qualifications for this position will be determined on the basis of the information presented in your City application.
VACANCY LISTINGS: May be obtained from the City's website at http://www.cabq.gov and classified advertisements in the Sunday, Albuquerque Journal.