Plumber Steamfitter - 71613
Description Note: Not all unique aspects of the job are covered by this job description
Stanford University, located between San Francisco and San Jose in the heart of Silicon Valley, is one of the worlds leading teaching and research universities. Since opening in 1891, Stanford has been dedicated to finding solutions to big challenges and to preparing students for success.
Supporting this mission is a staff of more than 11,000 that is rooted in a culture of excellence, innovation, collaboration and life-long learning. To foster the talents and aspirations of our staff, Stanford offers career development programs, competitive pay that reflects market trends, and benefits that increase financial stability and promote healthy, fulfilling lives. An award-winning employer, Stanford offers an exceptional setting for professionals looking to advance their careers.
Stanford University, Department of Land, Buildings & Real Estate (LBRE) is committed to the preservation and enhancement of Stanfords campus and adjoining lands and constructs and maintains the facilities in which advancements across the academic spectrum are made possible. LBRE takes pride in the care and stewardship of the 8,100 acres that make Stanford the special place that it is.
LBRE is seeking qualified applicants for the Plumber/Steamfitter position. This is a full-time continuing position.
The major responsibilities are a variety of plumbing duties performed at the journey level, as well as steamfitter work performed inside buildings on medium and low pressure steam and condensate systems. The duties listed under the Characteristic Duties section are designed to provide a representative sampling of key tasks and/or responsibilities associated with the job. They are not intended to be a complete list of all the duties performed by employees in the
Work may include any plumbing function as described in the Uniform Plumbing Code and Uniform Mechanical Code. Work is done on pipes of various materials, such as brass, steel, cast iron, copper, glass, or plastic, and of various sizes. In addition, plumber/steamfitters are expected to perform extensive preventive maintenance, as well as to provide emergency response actions when needed in all areas of responsibility.
Duties are assigned by a shop supervisor or lead and are performed with considerable independence. Work will be spot-checked during an assignment or upon its completion. A minimum of 30% of an employee's duties must be steamfitter-related responsibilities.
Characteristic Duties (Steamfitting):
Install, maintain, repair, and troubleshoot problems on medium and low pressure
steam and condensate systems, including convectors, radiators, coils and heat
exchangers, steam tables, sterilizes, autoclaves, traps, automatic and manual valves,
strainers, and pumps
May perform plumbing-related welding if qualified as a certified welder.
Characteristic Duties (Plumbing):
Install, maintain, and repair domestic hot and cold water systems, including heating
systems, boilers, hot water tanks, heat exchangers, radiators, valves, and pumps
Install and maintain chilled water systems and related equipment, including pumps,
valves, regulators, coils and strainers
Install, maintain and repair all types of plumbing fixtures, such as faucets, sinks,
bathtubs, toilets, water heaters, and garbage disposals
Inspect plumbing systems for malfunctions. Turn systems off safely and make
repairs as needed
Cut, bend, solder, thread, and assemble pipes and fittings
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE
Location: Land, Buildings and Real Estate
Job Code: 8452