Master Plumber/General Maintenance Technician

Website Rockingham County

Join our team in the Plumber/General Maintenance role here at the Rockingham County Complex. Enjoy fantastic benefits, generous paid time off and the opportunity to work alongside accomplished professionals. Be a part of an organization you can be proud of.

Performs safe and efficient planning and execution of plumbing work, projects, and general maintenance assignments throughout the County Complex and properties.

Example of duties:

  • Maintains and troubleshoots all potable hot and cold water systems inside the buildings after the service entrance.
  • Maintains and troubleshoots the circulating hot water heating systems in the Complex.
  • Maintains and troubleshoots the steam heating systems in the Complex.
  • Maintains and troubleshoots the steam fed equipment in the Complex; a basic understanding of the functions and operation of the equipment under contract is necessary, including portions of the Rockingham County Rehabilitation and Nursing Center kitchen and laundry.
  • Maintains and keeps clear all sanitary drains, vents, roof vents, sinks, tubs, floor, and equipment drains inside the buildings of the Complex.
  • Cleans, maintains, sets up and troubleshoots the oil-fired boilers, furnaces, and hot water heaters serving the outbuildings in the Complex.
  • Performs basic troubleshooting of electrical, HVAC, etc. systems and equipment.
  • Performs preventive maintenance of equipment and systems as required and assigned.
  • Maintains, troubleshoots and services equipment associated with or used in the accomplishment of assigned duties.
  • Provides support to outside contractors as may be requested.
  • Participates in cross training with all other divisions within the Engineering & Maintenance Services department.
  • Prepares and submits accurate daily work orders recording duties performed and materials used, and other reporting duties as may be required or requested.
  • Provides snow removal services for the entire complex.
  • Participates in the rotating on-call general maintenance process to provide coverage to other areas of the county complex.
  • Requires ability to stay past normal shift time to provide coverage, during emergency situations or as the need demands up to 16 hours.

Typical qualifications:

  • High school education and/or the equivalent;
  • Knowledge of plumbing equivalent to completion of a formal apprenticeship or equivalent from a vocational or technical school.
  • Master Plumber’s license required. Valid driver’s license required; heavy commercial license preferred.
  • Five (5) years of related experience and/or training,
  • Or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Mandatory post offer physical, drug and alcohol testing for new hire.   Criminal records check required.  

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