Utility Piping Specialist Lead- Tempe campus

Utility Piping Specialist Lead- Tempe campus Arizona State University Plumbing Services Campus: Tempe Requisition ID#: 40928BR   Job Description: Facilities Development and Management, Facilities Management, seeks a Utility Piping Specialist Lead to assist in directing and scheduling the work of employees and lead in the installation, repair and maintenance of diverse piping systems on a University campus containing commercial, industrial and residential plumbing.   Salary Range: To be determined Close Date: 13-April-2018   Essential Duties: May assist in directing and scheduling the work of employees and coordinate projects with other trades.Assign and participate in the installation, inspection, repair, and maintenance of chilled water, steam and condensate return, water, gas, sewers and other piping systems as related to the production and distribution of utilities.Initiate corrective action to secure satisfactory standards and timely project completion.Inspect joints, valves, pumps, boilers and other utility mechanical system components to locate malfunctions, repairs or replaces as necessary.Design, fabricate, join, and/or repair equipment, piping and various types of metals and structures using oxygen-acetylene.Develop and study plans, drawings, specifications, and work orders to determine work requirements and sequence of repairs or replacement as requires.   DAYS AND SCHEDULE:  Monday - Friday; 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.   Minimum Qualifications: Eight years of plumbing and/or mechanical pipefitting systems experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.   Desired Qualifications:   Lead experience. (1 year)  Experience in commercial or industrial plumbing.  Experience with steam heating systems.  Experience with chilled water systems.  Experience with backflow protection.  Experience using computers (e.g. MS Office, inventory management database programs, work order systems, etc.).  Evidence of effective verbal and written communication skills.   Working Environment: Ability to work in dirty environments with inadequate lighting, extreme noise, extreme temperatures, confined spaces (e.g. tunnels, man holes, vaults), restricted movement and hazardous materials. Wear personal protective equipment (e.g. safety glasses, face shield, negative pressure respirator, gloves). Climb ladders and work off ladders using hand and power tools to repair plumbing and drainage systems. Work off boom or grove truck to make repairs above six feet. Travel throughout campus. Lift and carry objects up to 50 pounds. Drive University truck/cart.   Department Statement: Facilities Development and Management measures performance expectations and seeks candidates who are aware of, participate in, and encourage team support of Arizona State University's sustainability programs. The University has made an institutional commitment to lead by example through the sustainable operations of its campuses. By demonstrating exemplary practices and sharing solutions, ASU stimulates changes in individual, institutional, and corporate behaviors to create a more sustainable world. ASU offers tuition waiver (to include yourself, spouse and dependents), paid vacation and holidays, excellent benefit package, employee training and development opportunities, and an employee assistance program.   Facilities Development and Management at ASU employment requires current eligibility to legally work in the United States. Facilities Development and Management will not be a sponsor for this position. This position is located at the University Services Building, 1551 S. Rural Road, Tempe, AZ (on Rural Road south of Apache Blvd). Must possess a valid Arizona driver's license (minimum of Class D) upon employment and maintain throughout employment. Post-offer of employment, selected candidate must possess an acceptable driving record which is 5 or fewer points in the most recent 39 month period from date of hire. This position is dependent on the continuation of funding from a specific source other than state appropriations. As such, this appointment may terminate when the funding is no longer available. Must pass pre-employment physical examination post offer of employment to include asbestos worker clearance, respiratory clearance questionnaire and respiratory fit test. This position requires working a rotating on-call/stand-by schedule and may be called in for emergency response including nights, weekends, and holidays.   ASU Statement: Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 90,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.  ASU is a tobacco-free university. For details visit www.asu.edu/tobaccofree  AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply.  Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.   Employment Verification Statement: ASU conducts pre-employment screening which may include verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications.   Background Check Statement: ASU conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications. Employment is contingent upon successful passing of the background check.   Instructions to Apply: Application deadline is 3:00pm Arizona time on the day indicated. Please include all employment information in month/year format (e.g., 6/88 to 8/94), job title, job duties and name of employer for each position.   Resume should clearly illustrate how prior knowledge and experience meets the Minimum and Desired qualifications of this position. Work reference history information for 3 current and/or former supervisors will be requested at time of interview.    Only electronic applications are accepted for this position.   To apply, please go to www.asu.edu/asujobs/ click "External Applicant" under Jobs at ASU, enter Req Id# 40928BR, or go directly to https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/Home/Home?partnerid=25620&siteid=5494#jobDetails=3464922_5494 The Arizona Republic. Keywords: Utility Piping Specialist, Location: Tempe, AZ - 85287
Arizona State University
Full time
Tempe, Arizona 85287, US