• State of Nevada
  • Lovelock, Nevada
  • Mar 08, 2024
Full Time Construction and Skilled Trades
  • Salary: $51,072.48 - $75,376.80 PAY GRADE: 32 USD

Job Description

Announcement Number: 43243 Open to all qualified persons. Posted 08/03/2023 Recruiter:
Phone: (775)977-5651
Email: Applications accepted until recruitment needs are satisfied

** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.
The Position

Plumbers perform skilled plumbing work to maintain and repair plumbing systems, fixtures and equipment.

Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform advanced-level work and may provide work direction and training to others.

This position is located At Lovelock Correctional Center in Lovelock, NV. This position requires working with inmates in a prison setting. Incumbent will perform skilled plumbing work to maintain and repair plumbing systems, fixtures and equipment. Incumbent will respond to repair orders, prioritize, diagnose, estimate costs, acquire materials through purchase order system, make repairs, document time and material costs, implement a preventative maintenance schedule and perform maintenance as required, install water supply, waste, steam and gas lines and related fixtures and fittings in accordance with the applicable plumbing codes, review blueprints and design and lay-out plumbing systems, serve as lead worker and trainer for free staff and inmate crew in prison setting, assist contractors when required and other duties as assigned. Typical work shift is Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Extended hours may be required on short notice in cases of emergency. The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages. *** THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE WITHOUT FURTHER NOTICE DEPENDING ON THE NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE***

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To Qualify:

In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications) Completion of a recognized plumbing apprenticeship program followed by one year of journey level plumbing experience; OR one year of experience as a Plumber I in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above. Special Requirements A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required. Persons offered employment in this position will be required to pay for these items. A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant. Pursuant to NRS 284.4066, this position has been identified as affecting public safety. Persons offered employment in this position must submit to a pre-employment screening for controlled substances. A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required. A valid driver's license is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continued employment. The Examination Application Evaluation Exam The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process. INFORMATIONAL LINKS For more information about state employment, visit the following:
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Northern Nevada
515 East Musser Street,
First Floor
Carson City, Nevada 89701-4204

Job Address

Lovelock, Nevada United States View Map