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Job Details

Requisition Number: 17-107


Title: Plumber


Country: Afghanistan



Position Summary


A successful plumber must have a thorough knowledge of hydraulic systems. They are patient individuals with a practical mind and manual dexterity, able to work efficiently with great attention to detail.



Essential Duties and Responsibilities


• Assemble pipe sections, tubing and fittings, using couplings, clamps, screws, bolts, cement, plastic solvent, caulking, or soldering, brazing and welding equipment.


• Fill pipes or plumbing fixtures with water or air and observe pressure gauges to detect and locate leaks.


• Review blueprints and building codes and specifications to determine work details and procedures


• Prepare written work cost estimates and negotiate contracts.


• Study building plans and inspect structures to assess material and equipment needs, to establish the sequence of pipe installations, and to plan installation around obstructions such as electrical wiring.


• Keep records of assignments and produce detailed work reports.


• Perform complex calculations and planning for special or very large jobs.


• Locate and mark the position of pipe installations, connections, passage holes, and fixtures in structures, using measuring instruments such as rulers and levels.


• Measure, cut, thread, and bend pipe to required angle, using hand and power tools or machines such as pipe cutters, pipe-threading machines, and pipe-bending machines.


• Cut openings in structures to accommodate pipes and pipe fittings, using hand and power tools.


• Hang steel supports from ceiling joists to hold pipes in place.


• Repair and maintain plumbing, replacing defective washers, replacing or mending broken pipes, and opening clogged drains.


• Direct workers engaged in pipe cutting and preassembly and installation of plumbing systems and components.


• Install underground storm, sanitary and water piping systems and extend piping to connect fixtures and plumbing to these systems.


• Clear away debris in a renovation.


• Use specialized techniques, equipment, or materials, such as performing computer-assisted welding of small pipes, or working with the special piping used in microchip fabrication.




• Proven experience as a plumber


• Solid understanding of water distribution and disposal systems


• Working knowledge of heating and ventilation systems as well as appliances


• Ability to handle plumbing tools and equipment (pipe wrenches, pipe cutters, plungers, etc.)


• Good communication and interpersonal skills


• Good physical condition and strength with the ability to work in awkward spaces


• Diploma from a trade school or successful completion of apprenticeship


• Valid license to practice profession





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