AECOM PLUMBER JOURNEYMAN in Springfield, Virginia

Business Line Government

Position Title PLUMBER JOURNEYMAN

United States of America - Virginia

Springfield

Job Summary

AECOM has an opportunity for a

Journeyman Plumber at our facility in Springfield, VA. The Journeyman Plumber assembles, installs and repairs pipes, fittings and fixtures of heating, water, and drainage systems, according to specifications and plumbing codes, studies building plans and working drawings to determine work aids required, and sequence of installations. This worker inspects structure to ascertain obstructions to be avoided to prevent weakening of structure resulting from installation of pipe, and locates and marks position of pipe and pipe connections and passage holes for pipes in walls and floors. This worker cuts openings in walls and floors to accommodate pipe and pipe fittings, using hand tools and power tools, cuts and threads pipe, using pipe cutters, cutting torch, and pipe-threading machine, bends pipe to required angle by use of pipe-bending machine, or by placing pipe over block and bending it by hand.

The Journeyman Plumber assembles and installs valves, pipefittings, and pipes composed of metals, such as iron, steel, brass and lead, and nonmetals, such as glass, vitrified clay, and plastic. This person joins pipe by use of screws, bolts, fittings, solder, plastic solvent, and caulks joints, fills pipe system with water or air and reads pressure gauges to determine whether system is leaking, installs and repairs plumbing fixtures, such as sinks, commodes, bathtubs, water heaters, hot water tanks, garbage disposal units, dishwashers, and water softeners. This person repairs and maintains plumbing by replacing washers in leaky faucets, mending burst pipes, and opening clogged drains, and may weld holding fixtures to steel structural members. Performs

other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent.

  • Formal or informal education or training which ensures the ability to read and write at a level necessary for successful job performance.

  • 5 or more years of previous experience.

  • Journeyman Plumbing Certification required.

  • Must be a US Citizen.

  • Must have an active, fully adjudicated TS security clearance.

  • Ability to lift 45 lbs.

  • Computer Skills- Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, etc.) preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Backflow Preventer Certification and experience with natural gas preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Craft/Trade

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 178274BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.