Pay Range: $25.00 per hour or higher depending on education and experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Position Summary: Under the general direction of the Plumbing Shop Supervisor, the incumbent of this position is responsible for performing work on plumbing and related mechanical systems in campus buildings and laboratories, performing work on special use systems, and for contributing to the team effort.
This is an essential position that may be called upon in the event of an emergency and/or University closure.
A consistent/regular schedule
11 Paid holidays, 12+ paid vacation days and 12 days of sick leave per year
Reduced-cost education opportunities
Medical, dental and vision insurance with employer cost-sharing
State of Idaho PERSI annuity retirement program.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Working as a plumber following National codes applicable to plumbing installation, maintenance, and repair.
Knowledge of and experience in a variety of maintenance tasks (e.g., carpentry, construction and electrical trades)
Aquatic Facility Operator certification.
State of Idaho HVAC Journeymans license in accordance with Idaho Code Title 54, Chapter 50.
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Physical ability to: lift and otherwise moves items weighing approximately 60 pounds; climb and work from ladders; bend and stoop.
Performing work in confined spaces using equipment and appropriate PPE (personal protective equipment) as required.
Required Licensures, Certifications or other
Must possess current State of Idaho Journeyman Plumber licenses in accordance with Idaho Code Title 54, Chapters 24 and 26, and IDAPA 07.02.05State of Idaho Backflow Assembly Tester License OR must have the ability to obtain within one year of hire.
Must possess a valid motor vehicle operators license and be able to meet policy requirements for driving University vehicles.
Must be at least 18 years of age.
Must participate in medical surveillance program as required.
Posting Number: SP003347P
Posting Date: 04/21/2022
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: Applications will be reviewed on 5/5/22 andat regular intervals thereafter until suitable applicants are hired.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
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