R Silva Enterprises LLC Plumbing Specialist Indianapolis, IN · Full time

As a Plumbing Specialist, you will be responsible for handling various plumbing installations, repairs, and maintenance tasks for residential and commercial properties. Your role will involve diagnosing plumbing issues, recommending solutions, and ensuring the proper functioning of plumbing systems. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background in plumbing, excellent problem-solving skills, and a customer-oriented approach.

Description

Responsibilities:

1. Plumbing Installations and Repairs:

  • Install, repair, and maintain plumbing systems, fixtures, and equipment, including pipes, valves, faucets, toilets, sinks, and water heaters.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, diagrams, and specifications to determine the layout and configuration of plumbing systems.
  • Inspect plumbing systems and identify issues or potential problems.
  • Diagnose malfunctions and perform necessary repairs or replacements.
  • Install and connect water supply lines, drainage systems, and fixtures according to building codes and industry standards.
  • Test plumbing systems for leaks and ensure proper functionality.

2. Troubleshooting and Problem Solving:

  • Identify plumbing issues and determine the root cause of problems.
  • Utilize diagnostic tools and equipment to diagnose plumbing system malfunctions.
  • Recommend appropriate repair solutions and explain them to clients.
  • Provide cost estimates for repairs, replacements, and installations.
  • Collaborate with clients and team members to develop effective solutions.

3. Maintenance and Inspections:

  • Conduct routine inspections of plumbing systems to identify potential issues.
  • Perform preventive maintenance tasks, such as cleaning drains and flushing water heaters.
  • Recommend maintenance schedules and practices to clients to ensure the longevity and optimal performance of plumbing systems.
  • Provide advice and guidance to clients on plumbing system maintenance and care.

4. Compliance with Codes and Regulations:

  • Ensure all plumbing work complies with relevant building codes, regulations, and safety standards.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, changes in plumbing codes, and new plumbing technologies.
  • Obtain necessary permits and inspections as required.

5. Customer Service:

  • Interact professionally with clients to understand their plumbing needs and concerns.
  • Provide excellent customer service by addressing client inquiries, concerns, and requests in a timely and courteous manner.
  • Communicate effectively with clients to explain repair processes, timelines, and any additional costs if applicable.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area while working on-site.


Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a Plumbing Specialist or in a similar role, with a strong background in plumbing installations, repairs, and maintenance.
  • Solid knowledge of plumbing systems, fixtures, equipment, and tools.
  • Familiarity with building codes, regulations, and safety standards related to plumbing.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities and attention to detail.
  • Strong diagnostic and troubleshooting skills.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, diagrams, and specifications.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Customer service-oriented mindset.
  • Physical stamina and ability to perform plumbing tasks that may involve lifting, bending, and working in tight spaces.
  • Valid plumbing license or certification is preferred.
  • Valid driver's license.

Salary

$18 - $25 per hour