Goodwill Plumber Helper job in Richmond, VA

Job Title
Plumber Helper
Job Type
Richmond Virginia
Richmond, VA 23225

Plumber Helper

Primary Purpose:

Works day-to-day assisting Plumber Journeymen with the layout, assembly, installation, and repair of pipes, fittings, and fixtures of heating, water, air, gas, and drainage systems, according to company standards, specifications and plumbing or mechanical codes.

Essential Duties:

  • Knowledgeable of required tools and materials
  • Understands and practices the proper and safe use of power and hand tools
  • Cuts or drills holes in walls to permit passage of pipes
  • Selects specified type and size of pipe as directed
  • Mounts pipe hangers and brackets on walls and ceiling to hold pipe
  • Follows proper construction practices and company policy
  • Loads, transports and unloads and furnishes more experienced mechanics materials, tools, equipment and supplies
  • May erect scaffolding and assist in cleaning work areas and the restocking of supplies and material
  • Assists in the lifting, positioning and securing of materials and work pieces during installation.
  • Focuses on safety and safety practices first and foremost at all task inception
  • Performs other job related duties as directed

Additional Info


  • One year plumbing knowledge/experience in a construction/industrial environment
  • Knowledge of general plumbing installation
  • Knowledge of general construction practices
  • Work within standards of accuracy and productivity
  • Able to lift and climb ladders and scaffolds
  • Background check required
  • Must be able to pass a drug screen
  • Must be able to lift and carry items weighing up to 50 pounds
  • Must be able to stoop, kneel, crouch and crawl during work performance
  • Obtain required personal hand tools
  • Valid driver's license
  • Must have a satisfactory driving record

Benefits:  Benefits to follow temp-to-hire period

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