Journeyman Plumber in Fort Myers, FL at FirstKey Homes, LLC

Date Posted: 4/21/2021

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Job Description

Overview

The Service Technician will physically repair homes within a given submarket. Working with small teams and independently, they will respond to all assigned maintenance requests and ensure that they are resolved in a timely manner while maintaining a high level of customer service and protecting company assets. The Maintenance Technician will require driving to properties within the applicable market to address maintenance issues using their own personal tools. Large tools and equipment are provided by the company.



Responsibilities

  • High School Diploma or equivalence
  • Strong Plumbing work history in the residential / commercial industry.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license, valid insurance, and reliable work appropriate transportation
  • Experience with drywall and texturing, paint, and basic mechanicals - Expansion tanks, installation process (pressurize to system pressure via compressed air), shut offs (fixtures), shut water to residence off, remove existing shut off, and install new valve, replace shower fixture cartridge/stems, removal of existing and replacement techniques, removal of existing seats/springs stems, replace fixtures (lavatory faucets, kitchen sink faucets, garbage disposals and toilets), replacing fixture up to drainage connection with new supply lines, minor blockage removal, toile clogged, slow draining tubs, sinks etc., replace pressure reducing valves, sweating copper, pressing copper, crimping/expanding PEX, solvent weld techniques,  repair leaks in distribution system (piping found in walls), inside home/outside of home, installation of main water supply shut off’s, inside home/inside meter box; repair/replace water heaters (GAS/Electric), modifications required to accommodate different dimensions and/or code improvements, clear main line blockages, camera operations, utilize provided main line machine and camera to provide relief and locate major issue for internal/vendor to repair, identify main line repairs needed for vendors or repair in house, leak detection/identification (diagnosing techniques), installation of main water supply from meter to home (replacement/repair), proficient with machinery if required proficient with 811 process (utility locates), has experience with re-piping entire house systems.
  • Must provide own tools. Required Tools include (but not limited to): Pair of channel locks (medium/Large), multi tool, 11-1 screwdriver, small pipe wrenches, faucet repair tools (seat extractor/ stem remover/ pick set/handle puller), basket strainer/faucet tool (RIDGID Multi tool), tubing cutters (standard and close), pipe reamer, small bastard file, concrete float (medium), hammer (framing hammer), power tools (optional if tech bias to Ryobi/RIDGID Brand), rose bud or similar torch head, Multi-Meter (Klein/Field Piece/UEI), wire strippers/dikes, needle nose pliers, razor knife
  • Knowledgeable of codes, municipal by-laws, inspection, estimating, and planning
  • Journeyman Plumbing license with a minimum of 6 years of experience or Master Plumbing License
  • General knowledge and experience on reading, writing, and evaluating project specifications and scopes of work

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