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Licensed Plumber

Position Information

Position Details

Position Number 36508
Class Title Licensed Plumber
Job Description

The Facilities Operations Department is seeking a qualified Licensed Plumber to perform the following functions:

Perform planned scheduled construction work or as assigned by the supervisor defined as minor project renovation. Planned work can be identified as part of the following skilled trades: heating and plumbing;

Install, maintain, test, and calibrate plumbing components connected with water, gas, air and sewer systems for bathrooms, laboratories, pumps, faucets, valves traps, pipes, water heaters, kitchens, equipment related to minor and major plumbing configurations, and emergency showers;

Perform support work by assisting with work done by central shops, contractors, other zones and departments, or events on campus;

Perform routine work defined as recurring work that has no specific frequency and remains open for an explicit amount of time;

Perform project work defined as work performed in conjunction with Facilities Improvement programs, Capital Improvement programs or work that result in an upgrade to the facilities.

Complete work orders in timely manner;

Record labor hours, action code, shop stock, and trade notes. Indicate in the trade notes work performed, any special conditions or situation that requires further attention.

For additional information about our department, please feel free to visit the Facilities Operations website at:

Minimum Qualifications

Licensed as a plumber in the State of Florida. The UCF policy requires completion and passing of a physical exam for this position. If minimum requirements of the position do not require post high school education, an applicant is not required to provide the information on the application.

Additional Minimum Requirements

Preference will be granted to candidates who possess a Master Plumber’s License and/or plumbing contractor’s license.

Working knowledge of trades classifications and functions including tools, materials, and task specific sequencing required for maintenance, sanitation, and repairs.

Demonstrate ability to comprehend and support all applicable Federal, State, and local safety rules and regulations, including OSHA, Dept. of Health, and the Bureau of Fire Safety.

Able to understand, communicate, apply, and enforce UCF guidelines, regulations, and policies

Should have strong communication skills in English in order to work effectively with customers and team members, operate and interpret the functions of the electronic equipment (iPod Touch for AiM PM checkpoints), comprehend standard safety procedures and utilize telecommunication devices.

Able to understand and apply all standard guidelines and work processes to work planning and scheduling

Able to comprehend reports, inspections, and documentation pertinent to the unit.

Demonstrate ability to maintain confidentiality and address sensitive matters appropriately and efficiently.

Able to assess material needs, order, and sustain accurate and sufficient inventories.

Demonstrate ability to ensure that work productivity and service meet UCF quality assurance standards.

Able to interpret, follow and/or provide instructions.

Be flexible for utilization by trade with most urgent requirements.

Ability to read blueprints.

Familiar with operation and powered drain-cleaning machine.

Become aware of water and gas shut-off points campus-wide.

Veterans’ Preference

Preference will be given to eligible veterans and their eligible spouses in accordance with Chapter 295 of the Florida Statutes. Applicants claiming preference are responsible for providing required documentation by the closing date of the position. For more information on Veterans’ Preference, please visit

Special Conditions

This is a reposted position. Previous applicants are still being considered and do not need to reapply.

Able to participate in the Respiratory Program which may be subject to medical examinations and training in use of respirators.

Position requires a valid Class E driver’s license (regular license). The position may involve driving to various locations on and off campus to conduct University business.

If you are selected as the final candidate for an employment opportunity here at UCF, both your position and salary will be significantly based upon the information that you have provided in your application for employment. If the selected candidate meets certain eligibility criteria, the department may offer and above base salary. We urge you to please take the time to complete the application in its entirety.

This position does not require college credits. If the selected applicant claims college credit on the application for this position, an official transcript from the accredited institution must be provided within 30 days of the hire date. This applies whether the applicant is a new hire or promoted from among current UCF employees.

The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

FTE 1.0-Full-Time
Requisition Number 009247
Job Open Date 11/10/2017
Job Close Date 12/28/2017
Open Until Filled No
Division Admin & Finance
College/Area Not Applicable
Department Facilities Operations
Annual Salary $31,833.18 to Negotiable
Type of Appointment for Staff Regular
If temporary, time limited, emergency, or multi -year contract, please specify timeframe
Job Category Staff
Additional Application Materials Required
Work Schedule

Monday – Friday 7:00am – 3:30pm

Work Location Orlando (Main)
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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Will you now or in the the future require sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. H-1B visa status)?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you licensed as a plumber in the State of Florida?
    • Yes
    • No

Optional & Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Doc 1
  4. Other Doc 2
  5. Other Doc 3