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Chenega Corporation Senior Plumber in California



Company Job Title: Senior Plumber

Chenega Job Title: Senior Plumber

SCA WD Labor Category: Plumber Maintenance #23810

Clearance: Department of Homeland Security Clearance

Location: El Centro Service Processing Center, El Centro, CA

Reports To: Project Manager

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt, Full Time, SCA

Prepared Date: 12-12-2019

Approved Date: 12-12-2019

Executive Order 13495, The Non Displacement of Qualified Workers Under Service Contracts provide first right of refusal to incumbents on contracts. If the position is accepted by the incumbent on the job, other application/resume of non-incumbents will not be reviewed.



The Senior Plumber will perform the full range of journey level plumbing duties such as installing, repairing, and modifying water supply, sewage disposal, gas distribution, oil lines, and similar utility systems and equipment for base facilities.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assembles, installs and repairs pipes, fittings and fixtures of heating, water, and drainage systems, according to specifications and plumbing codes

  • Study building plans and drawings to determine work aids required and sequence of installations.

  • Cut openings in walls and floors to accommodate pipe and pipe fittings, using hand tools and power tools, cuts and threads pipe, using pipe cutters, cutting torch, and pipe-threading machine, bends pipe to required angle by use of pipe-bending machine, or by placing pipe over block and bending it by hand.

  • Assembles and installs valves, pipefitting's, and pipes composed of metals, such as iron, steel, brass and lead, and nonmetals, such as glass, vitrified clay, and plastic.

  • Repairs and maintains plumbing by replacing washers in leaky faucets, mending burst pipes, and opening clogged drains, and may weld holding fixtures to steel structural members.

  • Ensures work orders when complete are properly filled out and returned to work management

  • Supports the project Safety Plan through personal involvement in all aspects of safety, including training and attention to the adherence to safety requirements pertaining to particular trades or skills.

  • This position has been designated as Mission Critical. Mission Critical personnel are defined as those required to meet the Installation’s safety (including inclement weather for snow and ice control operations ) and security needs during lockdown conditions.

  • This position may be part of an emergency management/response team as required by the company to meet contract requirements.

  • Other duties as assigned

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications : (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Must be licensed by the State Board of Plumbing Examiners and shall have had a “Journeyman” License for a minimum of two years. The Plumber’s License must remain active throughout the duration of the Contract.

  • Must have a minimum of five (5) years of full-time experience in the plumbing trade on large complex buildings (commercial office preferred).

  • Ability to obtain Homeland Security clearance/DHS.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated knowledge and ability to work with hands and knowledge of methods, materials, tools, and practices used in the field.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trades involved.

  • Demonstrated skill in the care and use of the tools and equipment in the trades involved.

  • Demonstrated ability to understand verbal and written description of technical work-related problems (i.e. drawings, floor plans, etc.)

  • Knowledge of surface peculiarities and types of preparations required for different applications.

  • Proficient in computer programs as required for job requirements.

Physical Demands: (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment: (The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Primary Location: United States-California

Organization: Chenega Facilities Management
Strategic Business Unit: Environmental Healthcare and Facilities
Security Requirements: Department of Homeland Security T2
Job Schedule: Full Time Non-Exempt
Recruiter: Katie Ryan
Req ID: 1900004782