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Plumber (I)

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Position Details

Position Information

Posting Number S00778P
Position Title Plumber (I)
Department Facilities & Construction Management
Salary $23,529
Grant Funded No
Location Main Campus
Faculty, Staff, Admin or Student Staff
Number of Vacancies 1
Position Summary

The Plumber for the Department of Facilities and Construction Management will operate hand and power tools associated with the plumbing trade.


Minimum Required Education

High school diploma or equivalent (GED).

Minimum Required Experience

Five to seven (5-7) years experience in preventive maintenance.

Minimum Required Licenses and/or Certifications

Valid Mississippi Driver’s License.

Preferred Qualifications


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

• General working knowledge of maintenance type plumbing and general maintenance repairs.

• Must be capable of reading, comprehending and interpreting mechanical construction installation plans and specifications.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

• Operate hand and power tools associated with the plumbing trade.

• Repair/replace general plumbing equipment, water heaters, pumps, etc.

• Repair work on clogged sewer lines and sanitary plumbing equipment.

• Lead troubleshooting efforts and repair water and gas distribution systems.

• Perform miscellaneous job related duties as assigned by the Supervisor and/or Director.

Posting Detail Information

EEO Statement

Jackson State University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Background Check Statement

Jackson State University is committed to providing a safe campus. JSU conducts background checks for applicants being considered for employment. Background checks include reference checks, criminal history/record check and when appropriate a credit report or driving history report.

Open Date 08/31/2017
Close Date 09/25/2017
Open Until Filled (overrides close field) No
Special Instructions to Applicants

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • G.E.D.
    • High School Diploma
    • Associate's degree
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Master's degree
    • Specialist degree
    • Ph.D.
    • Juris Doctorate
  2. * Can you, if hired, provide proof of education?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Other Document 1
  3. Other Document 2
  4. Other Document 3