Plumber

Plumber
Organization Denver Parks and Recreation
Location Denver, Colorado
Job Type Full Time
Application Deadline Dec 22, 2023

Are you a skilled Plumber tired of working weekends and late nights? Are you tired of excessive overtime?

Are you looking for a Plumber position that allows you to utilize your skills and have work life balance?

Do you want a stable position that keeps you centrally located in Denver?

Are you ready to work in a dynamic environment and receive retirement benefits?

Denver Parks and Recreation (DPR) is seeking a Plumber to perform skilled plumbing in the maintenance repair, testing, installation, and alteration of various types of mechanical plumbing systems and plumbing fixtures for the City’s parks, recreation and aquatics facilities and buildings.

This position will report to 4495 Jason St., Denver and is eligible to participate in our 9/80 flex schedule plan, leading to having every other Friday off to enhance work/life balance. To see the City and County of Denver’s extensive benefit offerings, visit our Benefits page.

DPR recognizes the importance of diversity in the representation of our organization to best serve our customers and community. To that end, DPR is committed to:

  • Examining department policies and processes that value diverse perspectives and eliminate barriers to inclusion
  • Identifying where inequities exist and implementing strategies to ensure equitable outcomes
  • Strengthening diversity in Parks and Recreation services by transforming policies to institutionalize equity
  • Reinvesting in resources aimed at ensuring DPR is an equitable and just organization

Job duties and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Perform preventative maintenance, maintenance, and repair work on all plumbing systems and fixtures in accordance with DPR standards and code requirements
  • Install or alter new or upgraded plumbing systems and fixtures for the purpose of construction, tenant finishing, or remodeling according to diagram specifications and code requirements
  • Respond to plumbing service or trouble calls, troubleshoot, and provide problem resolution
  • Maintain and install devices for the prevention of backflow, back siphonage, or cross connection. Prepare working sketches and work from blueprints, written, or verbal instructions
  • Maintain records and prepare daily activity reports
  • Estimate materials, labor, and equipment costs
  • Assist in the maintenance and repair work in a variety of skilled trades areas
  • May participate in snow removal duties as assigned
  • May be required to be on-call to address emergent needs

Are you looking for an organization that will invest in your growth and development? Then we want you! Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Backflow certification or certification attained by the end of probation
  • Service plumbing experience
  • Experience in the use of Computerized Maintenance Management systems
  • Experience installing, diagnosing, and repairing pumps, sewer mains/lines, and/or lift stations

We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications:

  • Education: Graduation from high school or the possession of a GED, HiSET, or TASC Certificate
  • Experience: None
  • Licensures/Certification(s): Requires a valid Driver’s License at the time of application. Requires a valid Journey Plumber’s License issued by the State of Colorado at the time of application. Licensure in another state with reciprocity may be accepted in lieu of this requirement, provided that the applicant has Colorado licensure at completion of probation. Licenses and certifications must be kept current as a condition of employment
  • Equivalency: One (1) year of journey-level plumber experience maintaining, repairing, and constructing plumbing systems and equipment
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