DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: Work involves a wide variety of licensed plumbing work, with responsibility for working independently on assignments, initiated by oral instructions or written work orders. Ability to work from blueprints or rough sketches is necessary, with some technical supervision provided by engineering personnel relative to more complex jobs. Work is performed under general supervision of the Commissioner of Highways and Facilities. Supervision may be exercised over subordinate employees. Performs related work as required.
TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES: (Illustrative only)
Typical Work Activities are intended only as illustrations of possible types of work that might be appropriately assigned to an incumbent of this title. Work activities that do not appear above are not excluded as appropriate work assignments, as long as they can be reasonably understood to be within the logical limits of the job.
FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS: Good knowledge of the tools, techniques and terminology associated with the plumbing trade; good knowledge of the accident and safety precautions of the trade; familiarity with the applicable provisions of the state codes and such local codes as apply to the trade; ability to carry out the various specialized plumbing techniques with a high degree of skill; ability to work with a variety of piping systems including high and low pressure steam, water, gas, etc.; ability to read blueprints and rough sketches; ability to coordinate work with the work of other trades; ability to follow oral and written instructions; ability to get along well with others; resourcefulness in work performance; initiative in successfully completing assigned work; dependability.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Either
Possession of license as Journeyman Plumber issued by the Putnam County Plumbing Board or other acceptable authority within six (6) months of appointment.
12/92; 9/97; 5/09; 9/21