Plumber Job Description

plumber job description includes a detailed overview of the key requirements, duties, responsibilities, and skills for this role.

Last update : July 14, 2023

Plumber Job Description

A plumber is a skilled tradesman who specializes in the installation and repair of pipes, drains, fixtures, and plumbing systems in houses, offices, restaurants, and other buildings.

Plumbers install fixtures such as sinks, bathtubs, toilets, and showers.

They also repair and maintain these fixtures as well as pipes, sewer, water heaters, and gas lines.

They may also provide advice to homeowners on ways to minimize the occurrence of pipe leaks.

Plumbers also repair, maintain, and install pipes and drains in commercial and industrial buildings.

They may also be responsible for installing and repairing gas lines.

Job Brief:

We’re looking for a plumber to come and help us with our plumbing problem. We have a leak in our pipes that needs to be fixed and we can’t do it ourselves. We need someone who is experienced and knows what they’re doing. If you think you can help us, please let us know.

Plumber Duties:

  • Meet or exceed quality outcomes for plumbing projects
  • Install, inspect, and repair plumbing fixtures and systems
  • Repair and maintain water heaters
  • Source water lines, drain lines, and sewer lines
  • Maintain or replace plumbing fixtures such as bathtubs, sinks, and toilets
  • Repair and replace toilet tanks and parts
  • Install, replace, or repair water, drainage or sewage systems
  • Plumbing installation, repair, and maintenance
  • Repair or replace water, drainage or sewage systems
  • Plumbing installation, repair, and maintenance

Plumber Responsibilities:

  • Plan and supervise all plumbing and fire protection projects including new construction and maintenance
  • Perform plumbing and fire protection inspections
  • Maintain plumbing and fire protection systems, including repair, replacement, and preventive maintenance
  • Conduct plumbing and fire protection inspection/testing
  • Conduct plumbing and fire protection/prevention surveys
  • Oversee plumbing and fire protection equipment.

Requirements And Skills:

  • At least 3 years of plumbing experience
  • Ability to complete written, verbal, and mathematical calculations
  • Proven track record of being able to accurately read blueprints, schematics, and documents
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Ability to reach conclusions based on minimal supervision
  • Ability to operate tools and equipment

[Company Name] is an employer that is committed to equal opportunity. We want to build a team that is diverse and inclusive. We encourage people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, and ages to apply, as well as veterans and individuals.

Share this article :