Plumber/Steamfitter,FMP Facilities Mgmt & Planning, Mechanical Ops

Boston University
BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States
11 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
09 May 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Tracking Code 5748/C2918

Job Description


  • Install, maintain and service new and existing commercial, industrial and laboratory plumbing, HVAC, and steam/hot water heating systems.
  • Perform preventative maintenance work on all types of HVAC equipment.
  • Install and maintain and service hydronic heating systems with direct or variable frequency drives.
  • 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.
  • Respond to emergency mechanical HVAC or other high/low temperature house calls.
  • 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.
  • Experience working with Pro Press and Mega 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 License.
  • Five years of experience working on renovation projects.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular