apprentice plumber

Pure Plumbing & Heating - Mississauga, ON (30+ days ago)

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Registered Apprenticeship certificate

3 years to less than 5 years

or equivalent experience
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
5th Period Apprentice
4th Period Apprentice
Natural Gas License
Plumber Trade Certification
Gas Fitter Red Seal Certificate
Work Setting
Specific Skills
Determine piping system requirements and pipe sizing
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
Driving record check (abstract)
Criminal record check
Own Tools/Equipment
Steel-toed safety boots
Hard hat
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation
Own vehicle
Vehicle supplied by employer
Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Handling heavy loads
Physically demanding
Bending, crouching, kneeling
Work Location Information
Various locations
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills
Team player
Excellent oral communication