IPFW Plumber in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Full TimeBenefited PositionWork Schedule: Monday-FridayHours: 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) invites applications for a Plumber VIII in the Operations and Maintenance department. This position will:Perform plumbing installations and replacements of university water systems, waste systems, steam lines and refrigerant linesRenovate and modify existing plumbing systems to maintain in good working orderInstall new lines and valves as required by equipment neededConnect new equipment to meet specified needs of customersTroubleshoot and repair problems with plumbing systemsAnalyze and develop plumbing layout of installationsDetermine and purchase supplies necessary for installations and repairsOperate underground locating equipmentEnsure compliance of construction to local plumbing codesMake recommendations for equipment purchasesPerform multi-craft maintenance and other tasks as required by department workloads and prioritiesAssist with campus utilities shutdownQualifications Required:High school diploma or equivalentFive years experience in general plumbing Proficient in the installation of water lines, waste lines, steam lines, refrigerant lines, fixtures, and valvesFamiliarity with local plumbing codes, flow capacities, and restrictive flow characteristics of pipes and fittingsJourneyman plumber license requiredSkills in soldering copper fittingsMust have a valid driver's license and remain in compliance with the Purdue University Motor Vehicle Records policyMust be able to lift and carry 25 to 50 pounds frequently; up to 60 pounds occasionally along with occasional pushing and pullingAdditional Information:Review of applications will begin immediately. For highest consideration, submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references.A check of criminal conviction records and motor vehicle records (MVR) will be made for employment in this position. To read and understand the guidelines of the motor vehicle records verification please refer to the following link: http://www.purdue.edu/risk_mgmt/pdf/EE_MVR_GRADING_GRID.pdf Each position is posted online for a minimum of five (5) business days and may be posted longer. Some positions include a deadline, others do not. When the position is removed from the posting website this indicates that IPFW is no longer accepting new applicants and applications, resumes, etc. will no longer be received. It is the applicant's responsibility to maintain awareness of the current job postings and submit their information for review prior to the posting being removed.Any correspondence from IPFW Human Resources will be conducted through time sensitive e-mails sent to the e-mail address that was provided by the applicant.Once the applicant submits their information for review an e-mail confirming the receipt of the on-line application will be sent to the e-mail address the applicant provided. Depending on the number of applications received and the department's search process, it may be several weeks before an outcome is known. If the applicant is not selected for an interview and the job is filled, the applicant will receive an automated e-mail message relating the filled status of the position.FLSA: Non-Exempt (Eligible for Overtime)Retirement Eligibility: Non-Exempt Defined Contribution Plan To be considered for this position, you must apply online at www.ipfw.jobs/jobs. IPFW is an EEO/AA employer. Any individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.