General Electric Plumber & Steamfitter in Schenectady, New York
Job Description Summary
Pay Range $29.25 - $34.89/hour, depending on education and experience.
Layout, design, install, assemble, fabricate, maintain, test and repair pipes and fittings of mechanical utility piping systems, chillers that include hot water, chilled water, steam, compressed air, sewer, chemicals, fuel oil, gasses and other related systems following local and state codes. Read and understand system prints and schematics. In this role, you will be required to move and work in confined spaces, up and down ladders and to work from ladders, scaffolding and bucket truck platform. Travel to jobs over a 50+ acre campus with many hills
Some but not all skills include:
Installs pipes and fixtures, such as sinks and toilets, for water, gas, steam, air, or other liquids
Installs supports for pipes, equipment, and fixtures prior to installation
Assembles fittings and valves for installation
Modifies length of pipes, fixtures, and other plumbing materials as needed for a building
Uses saws and pipe cutters as necessary
Installs heating and air-conditioning systems, including water heaters
Collaborates with contractors, construction workers, electricians, pipefitters, and steamfitters in installing and repairing plumbing
Tests plumbing systems for leaks and other problems
Analyses problem and identifies appropriate tools and materials for repair
Follows health and safety standards and complies with building codes
Uses a CMMS documenting the problem and summary of actions taken
Performs inspections of plumbing systems to identify and replace worn parts
Must have at least one of the following:
AAS degree in Mechanical or Plant Utilities Technology
AOS degree in HVAC or Construction & Maintenance
Military Training Course in related field
3 years work experience in a Manufacturing Facility (with references)
3 years proven experience in Commercial HVAC service and installation
Completion of 2 years of a Plumber/Steamfitter Apprentice Program (considered 3 rd year apprentice)
Licensed NYS Plumber
Must be 18 years or older
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.
You must submit your application for employment on the careers page at www.gecareers.com to be considered.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/2022-10/22-088_EEOC_KnowYourRights_10_20.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
Relocation Assistance Provided: No