Additional Info: Successful completion of NYS two- year Plumber & Steamfitter Traineeships or NYS two-year plumbing training program; OR successful completion of any equivalent plumbing two-year training or apprenticeship program; *OR four (4) years of full- time experience in plumbing under a skilled journey-level plumber which would provide training equivalent to that given in an apprenticeship program. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) QUALIFICATIONS: In cases of malfunction or breakdown discusses problem with user, visually inspects the fixtures or piping system and determines cause and location of trouble. Makes necessary repairs or adjustments or directs others in performing such activities. Assembles materials, tools and equipment required to complete the work according to plans. Following technical manuals, codes, diagrams and previous experience, plans work procedures to make repairs and orders replacement parts indicating quality and type and any other materials required. Perform drain cleaning/ stoppage clearing duties as required utilizing equipment appropriate to trade. Add appropriate enzymes and chemical to sanitary system as per manufacturer's guidelines. Installs or directs the installation of plumbing fixtures and appliances following diagrams, codes and previous experience. May weld holding fixtures to steel members. Plans new installations, alterations to existing installations and major repairs consistent with specifications, plans and plumbing codes, Reviews building plans and working drawings to determine work aids required and sequence of installation. May draw rough sketches or prepare plans to scale from oral or written instructions to accomplish the project. From blueprints or specifications may estimate labor, materials, tools and equipment necessary for the project. Locates and marks position of pipe and pipe connections and passage holes for pipes in walls and floors and cuts openings required to accommodate pipe and fittings. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) Closing Date: Open Until Filled STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
Internal Number: 56109
About SUNY Downstate Medical Center
SUNY Downstate's College of Medicine, Health Related Professions, Nursing and its School of Graduate Studies offer students a broad professional education that will prepare them for practice or careers in any location and community. This education provides exceptional opportunities for those students with a commitment to promoting health in urban communities and addressing the complex challenges of investigating and preventing diseases that confront clinicians, educators, and researchers in such an environment. This special aspect of Downstate's unique mission is reflected in the students it attracts and selects, the vast majority of whom are drawn from the New York City Metropolitan area. Many of these students are members of minority and cultural groups underrepresented in the health professions, and/or come from families of first-generation immigrants or from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.