Support Staff Employment Opportunity


Facilities Management UNB Fredericton

Competition #:#118-17.18Closing Date:January 15, 2018 4:30PM
Employment Group:G.L.T.A. Salary or Rate:$25.89 Per Hour
Employment Date:(tentative)As soon as possible Hours per Week:Full-time (40 HPW)
Position Length:(tentative)Continuing Funding:University Budget


This is skilled maintenance and repair work in the Plumbing trade at the Journeyman level.

Representative Responsibilities
·    Work as a plumber alone or as a member of a crew employed on maintenance and construction work orders and projects. The nature of the work will vary depending on the task, may be in or out of doors under varying conditions, at heights or in confined spaces.
·    Install, repair and maintain domestic, commercial and industrial plumbing pipes, fixtures and systems and other plumbing equipment used for water distribution and waste water disposal.
·    May prepare job estimates as to the labour and materials required to complete the job.
·    As required, allocate and supervise the work of Trades Helpers and/or Labourers.
·    May perform elementary duties of another trade in order to expedite completion of the assigned task.
·    Responsible for the application of safety precautions as may be required to ensure minimum hazard to self and others. Must be thoroughly familiar with the National Plumbing Code of Canada, National Building Code, and Environmental Regulations as they affect the Plumbing trade and the NB Occupational Health & Safety Act.
·    Responsible for the care and preservation of assigned tools and equipment.
·    Performs other related duties as required.
·    Formal education as required by the Province of New Brunswick to meet the Journeyman standard for the Plumbing trade. Possession of Journeyman certification in the Plumbing trade as issued by the Province of NB is essential.
·    A minimum of three (3) years of diversified experience at the Journeyman level in the Plumbing trade with a concentration on maintenance.
·    The ability to read and interpret plans and specifications and to be able to work from sketches and diagrams.
·    Proven ability to work with other trades people and the versatility in handling and using the tools of the trade.
·    Must have the physical capacity to carry out the function of the trade, including the ability, on occasion, to lift heavy objects, work from ladders or in cramped quarters.
** To be given consideration for this competition, you must demonstrate how, when and where you acquired the requirements outlined for this position. Your resume must present education and work experience in chronological order, with work experience detailed in both months and years, and whether it was part-time or full-time**


For more information, please contact:

UNB Fredericton
Human Resources Room 102
Physics & Admin. Building
Fax: 506-453-4611

UNB Saint John
Financial & Admin. Services
Room 114/115, Oland Hall
Fax: 506-648-5714

We thank all applicants for their interest but wish to advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Applications will be accepted ONLY until the end of regular business hours on the closing date.