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$43/hr Journeyman Plumber job

San Ramon, CA
Starting now
Long term
Residential & Commercial
Posted 1 year ago

Job Description

We’re an East Bay based plumbing contractor seeking experienced journeyman plumbers (5+ years of exp.) to join our team. Ability to read blueprints is required.

Job Duties:

  • Replace water heaters (including WIFI enabled), tank and tankless, 40, 50, 75, 100 gallon
  • In-depth knowledge of plumbing codes
  • Control valves, burner, orifice and brackets replacement
  • Communicate with office for troubleshooting and labor warranty claims
  • Knowledge of serial numbers and registering products
  • Repair sink leaks, flange, wax ring
  • Reset toilet, angle stop valves, earthquake shut off valves, 3/4”, 1”, 1 1/2”
  • Main line repairs
  • Diagnose and fix crawl space leaks
  • Diagnose and fix low pressure issues
  • Valve (gate, ball, etc.) and stem repair
  • Preventing cross connections
  • Cartridge replacement
  • Faucet and air gap installation
  • Drain unclogs through p trap, main line through toilet
  • Ice maker box & valve replacement
  • Gas line upgrades
  • Measure replacement sizing for toilets and replace toilets
  • Bidet installations
  • Relocate drains
  • Bathroom remodel plumbing (rough-in and pipe relocation)
  • Install water filters, including reverse osmosis
  • Ice maker box & valve replacement
  • Garbage disposal installs and repairs
  • Commercial fixture measurement: Understanding of the bidding process and ability to perform install
  • Communicate with inspectors & set inspections, pull permits
  • Hot & cold line replacement


  • Ability to read blueprints
  • At least 5 years of experience
  • Cleanliness, respect, common basic courtesy
  • Strong communication skills, both with co-workers and customers
  • Sales experience: Strong customer service skills with ability to sell plumbing services when at the customer's home during an inspection, installation, or maintenance visit. You can earn an additional $1K per month on commissions with no ceiling.
  • Clean driving record and valid driver’s license
  • Appearance/Demeanor: We do not allow smoking in our company vehicles or near customer homes. You must be presentable and clean. No wearing shoes ever inside a home without shoe coverings.
  • Reliable - You show up every day and get the job done

Pay is $43/hr and payroll is weekly. You will need to work 2 Saturdays & 2 Sundays a month in lieu of another day off (no exception can be granted as these are the shifts available).

Company vehicle is available.

This is a long term opportunity for the right candidate. Training will be required no matter your level of experience.

Background and reference checks are required. Drug testing is required.