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Journeyman Plumber

Eastern Kentucky University

Title: Journeyman Plumber

Position Type: Fulltime Staff

Search Type: External – minimum 7 days

Department: 02R000 – Facilities Management & Safety

Division: 4R0000 – Finance & Administration

Position Location: Richmond Campus

Driver Classification: Driver

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Schedule Type: Full Time (40 hrs per week or more)

Hours Per Week:

Additional Schedule Details: Overtime On Call – as needed

Posted Salary Grade: Non-Exempt – 43

Retirement: KERS

Contact Person: Glen Adams

Job Summary/Basic Functions

Under limited supervision, performs the planning, installation, maintenance and repair of the university’s water delivery, sewer systems, gas network, heating systems, fixtures and fittings.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Kentucky Journeyman’s Plumber License

Experience: One year of directly related technical experience is required.

Licensure & Certifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge and compliance of Public Service Commission, OSHA, EPA codes.

Job Duties:

  • 50% – Performs the Planning, installation, maintenance and repair of water delivery and sewer systems as outlined in established procedures and regulations – (Essential)
  • 20% – Performs routine inspections of water delivery piping, valves, sewer systems and related systems as required by established procedures – (Essential)
  • 10% – Oversees the inventory control of required repair parts and tools as outlined in established procedures – (Essential)
  • 10% – Maintains records of time, materials, and resources according to established procedures and as directed – (Essential)
  • 10% – Supports the smooth and efficient operations of the department and the University. – (Essential)

Sponsorship: Visa sponsorship will be considered on a case-by-case basis, depending upon the needs of the unit, available sponsorship budget, and the qualifications of the candidate.

Funding Source: Institutional

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:

AA/EEO Statement

Eastern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educational institution and does not discriminate on the basis of age (40 and over), race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, ethnicity, disability, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information in the admission to, or participation in, any educational program or activity (e.g., athletics, academics and housing) which it conducts or any employment policy or practice.

Background Check Statement

Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check.

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