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Garden River First Nation

Master Plumber

Garden River
Skilled Trades
POSTED: 7 months ago
Ketegaunseebee Garden River First Nation
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Closing Date:
November 09, 2023
Job Description:
Position: Master Plumber
Hourly Range: $32.06 - $35.35 (Pending Education and Qualifications)
Location: Garden River - Administration Office
Duration: 1 Year Contract

Position Summary
The Master Plumber works closely with the Capital Projects Supervisor. The plumber will be a skilled professional who installs, maintains, diagnoses and repairs all plumbing and equipment, throughout Garden River First Nation.

- Read blueprints, drawings, and specifications to determine the layout of the plumbing system, water supply network, waste water and drainage systems;
- Install, repair, and maintain residential, commercial, or industrial plumbing fixtures and systems;
- Locate and mark positions for pipe connections, passage holes, and fixtures in walls and floors;
- Cut openings in walls and floors to accommodate pipe and pipe fittings;
- Measure, cut, bend, and thread pipes using hand and power tools or machines;
- Join pipes using couplings, clamps, screws, bolts, cement or soldering, brazing, and welding equipment;
- Test pipes for leaks using air and water pressure gauges;
- May prepare cost estimates, cost analysis and obtaining quotes for external work when required for approval;
- Must have experience in cutting concrete foundations (Floors, walls, ceilings) along with knowledge of how the relocation of toilets tubs and sinks;
- Contact inspector to verify code compliant work;
- Communicate the issue to the client, and perform the repair of the issue diagnosed;
- Complete required documentation and submit reports as requested;
- Properly clean and maintain equipment, tools, and materials; safely operate equipment and vehicle;
- Performing other duties as may be required or assigned

Required Skills:
- Master Plumber license with Red Seal Certification is required;
- Must be in good standings with Skilled trades Ontario ;
- Valid Ontario Drivers license with access to vehicle is considered an asset;
- Must have proven knowledge of current safety regulations as they apply;
- Residential, Commercial and industrial experience is an asset;
- Must be able to understand plumbing concepts, including blueprints and schematics;
- Thorough knowledge of the National and Ontario Building Code;
- Must have basic knowledge of construction methods;
- Ability to be on call; After Hours, Weekends, Holidays;
- Experience working in other trades is a bonus. (HVAC/Electrical /Renovations);
- Flexibility required to keep pace with an ever-changing environment;
- Demonstrated sensitivity to and knowledge to the First Nation cultural values and traditions;
- Ability to be consistent and display a positive/helpful attitude;
- Excellent organizational skills, time management skills, interpersonal and communications skills, both oral and written;
- Ability to report for work as scheduled;
- Must undergo a criminal record check prior to employment (At Applicant Expense)
How to Apply:
*For a copy of the full job description please email [email protected] and one can be forwarded*

Interested applicants can email or drop off their cover letter, detailed resume, three work related references by: November 9th 2023 @ 12:00pm . Please address the envelope and/or email \"MP - 2023 - 112\" and submit to:
Human Resources
Garden River First Nation
7 Shingwauk Street, Garden River, ON P6A 6Z8
Email: [email protected]

The Master Plumber functions within legislative requirements, regulations, policies and procedures and the Mission, Beliefs and Vision of the Garden River First Nation, and contributes to the accomplishment of the strategic priorities. Garden River First Nation offers all full-time employees' employer matched pension, extended benefits (dental and vision), paid sick and vacation days.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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