Will perform skilled mechanical work in repairing, inspections, fittings, piping systems, and associated equipment, including sprinklers, water, gas, oil, air, vacuum, nitrogen, and building heating systems.
- Perform the necessary duties from complex sketches, blueprints, models and verbal instructions in accordance with Standard Routines and Practices.
- Conform to local building codes; studies blueprints, sketches, or building plans for information pertaining to type of material required for projects, such as installing plumbing and fixtures, rough-in-piping, traps, water closets, basins, sinks, sprinklers, building heating systems, and various process piping in labs and clean rooms.
- Diagnose mechanical problems in complicated piping systems and equipment, repair or replace defective parts as needed.
- Work with various type piping and fittings such as carbon steel, cast iron, malleable copper, PVC, CPVC, ABS, stainless steel, fiberglass, and victaulic.
- Operate a variety of equipment and machinery such as welding equipment, oxygen, and acetylene equipment for cutting and burning, various meters and testing devices, and hand tools and various power hand tools.
- Move, install, and align machinery and equipment, involving complex procedures, installations, and close tolerances.
- Fabricate and install various machine guards. Make standard shop computations relative to stress and strength of material and center of gravity.
- Communicate maintenance and repair activities to other tradesmen and appropriate management staff.
- Work with other crafts in performance of emergency repairs in order to keep equipment functioning.
- Work with supervisors to maintain a preventive maintenance program for the plumbing and piping systems.
- Plan and organize work to meet schedules and timelines in an environment with constantly changing priorities.
- Maintain routine records related to maintenance and repair activities.
- Close out service calls or preventive maintenance requests as part of the software management system.
- Perform related duties and responsibilities as assigned.
- Observe and comply with all OSHA, NEC, NFPA, EHS, ITT and local electrical, gas, and safety codes and regulations. Observe proper safety practices.
- Equivalent Education Level Required: High School Diploma or equivalent.
- Ability to read schematics, blueprints, sketches, and drawings.
- Ability to work alone or with other trades in demolition and renovation projects.
- Ability to operate personal and drivable man lifts, various fork lift trucks, and company vehicles.
- Must have a valid NJ driver’s license to operate registered company vehicles.
- Must be able to lift 40 pounds.
- Refer to the physical requirements and environmental factors identified in the Functional Job Analysis.
- Must be able to pass all applicable medical exams.