Job Description

Plumber 2

Requisition IDreq10868
Working TitlePlumber 2
Position Grade10
Position Summary

UNM’s Facilities Management has a greatopportunity for a highly motivated individual to join our team as Plumber 2. The qualified candidate willperform independent preventive maintenance and emergency repairson plumbing and gas systems.

Facilities Management isresponsible for the care and upkeep of the physical campus environment.Totaling more than 12 million square feet of interior space and 680 acres ofland.

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See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
  • Possession of a valid New Mexico driver's license is a requirement for this job.
  • Must pass a pre-employment criminal background check.
  • This position is represented by a labor union and is subject to the terms and conditions of the CWA Collective Bargaining Agreement.
  • Successful candidate must submit to post-offer, pre-employment physical examination and medical history check.
Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or GED; at least 4 years of trades experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.Possession of a current New Mexico Journeyman Plumber's License.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience maintaining and repairingplumbing components i.e. toilets, urinals, faucets, flush valves Experience cleaning out sewer and drainlines
  • Experience maintaining high and low pressuresteam heat exchangers
  • Experience testing, maintaining andrepairing backflow prevention devices
  • Experience installing, troubleshooting andrepairing water, steam, gas, utility distribution systems
  • Skill maintaining accurate preventive andcorrective maintenance records in a portable recording device (iPad)
  • ExcellentProblem Solving & Communication Skills
Additional RequirementsPlease include ALL previous relevant work experience on your application (DO NOT limit it to your most recent employers). Also, please ensure you list the minimum licensures required to meet eligibility for the position. See Minimum Qualifications.

****Salary negotiable depending on experience and licenses****

CampusMain - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentFM Area One (821E3)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeRegular - Full-Time
Term End Date
Pay$13.62-$20.43 Hourly DOE
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredYes
For Best Consideration Date10/31/2019
Application InstructionsA complete application must include: resume, cover letter, and reference list for three (3) prior supervisors with their contact information.

****Salary negotiable depending on experience and licenses****

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

Application Instructions

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