The City of Pittsfield is seeking a qualified individual to fill one full-time Plumber position within the Maintenance Department. Under the supervision of the Director of Maintenance, the Plumber will maintain city owned buildings and schools. The successful candidate will possess thorough knowledge of materials, methods, tools, and techniques of the Plumbing Trade. In addition, knowledge of State and Local laws governing plumbing installations and repairs is required. The duties are to perform & supervise work in the installation and repair of heating, water supply, drainage & disposal system; related work as required. This is a skilled work at journeyman level involving responsibility for the proper installation & repair of plumbing & heating systems and performance of a wide variety of associated jobs.
We are an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to promoting a multicultural work force, excellence in public service, and on-going mutual respect in our working relationships. We strongly encourage people of color, people with disabilities, LGBTQ+ individuals, bilingualists, and people from other underrepresented groups to apply for our open positions - recognizing and respecting that diverse perspectives and experiences are valuable to our team and essential to our public service.
While performing the duties of Plumber the incumbent is required to: interact and communicate frequently with the public, government officials, other staff members and boards, and/or third parties transacting business with the City.
The incumbent is required to operate machines, devices, tools, etc., used for plumbing; and move throughout the municipal office/building. Ability to lift up to 50 pounds from the ground to shoulder height.
Monday – Friday, 40 per week
Starting salary $22.78 - $25.64 per hour
Annual increases up to $31.53 per hour