Plumber/Steamfitter, Facilities Management and Planning, Mechanical Operations

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
10 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
10 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description


  • Install, maintain and service new and existing commercial, industrial and laboratory plumbing systems.
  • Perform preventative maintenance work.
  • Install and maintain and service domestic water booster systems with variable frequency drives.
  • Maintain and repair sewage ejectors pumps and pits
  • Perform gas pipe installation, trouble shoot existing gas installations.
  • Install and repair various pumps, valves, circulators, etc.
  • Prepare stock lists for material necessary to complete small jobs and project work.
  • Answer emergency mechanical system calls.
  • Service, inspect and repair back flow preventers.
  • Ability to follow and complete work orders and preventative maintenance duties and provide updates on the work order status.
  • Ability to work efficiently, productively, and with minimal supervision.
  • Follow safety precautions with appropriate PPE; providing an environment for personal and public safety.
  • Follow department policies.
  • Maintain a clean work site and area that minimally interferes with University operations.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned

Required Skills


  • Must have a valid Massachusetts Journeyman plumber license with 5 years of experience in commercial or industrial facilities maintenance.
  • Must have Process Piping License.
  • Experience working with Pro Press.
  • Ability to work from ladders and lift heavy items up to 50 lbs.
  • Must have own set of hand tools.
  • Ability to speak, read, understand and write fluently in the English language.
  • Must have and maintain valid Massachusetts driver’s license and daily use of an automobile.
  • Knowledge of basic safety procedures.


  • Master Plumbers Lic.
  • Sprinklerfitters Lic.
  • Five years of experience working on renovation projects.

Job Location

BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type