In a career as a Plumber, your behind-the-scenes work is what leads to making the magic of our mission come true every day. Boys Town serves thousands of children and their families around the United States, which means that we need you to keep our operations running smoothly and efficiently. No matter your role at Boys Town, you contribute to helping us change the future of America's youth.
Location: Village of Boys Town (132nd and Dodge)
Schedule: Full Time, Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
On call required every 5 weeks rotation.
Installs and maintains plumbing operations and systems.
Repairs or alters plumbing, steam, gas, and water systems, including the establishment of relevant cost estimates; repairs pipes, opens closed drains, and welds pipes.
Repairs, removes, and installs plumbing fittings and cuts, threads, and bends pipes utilizing a cutting torch and other equipment as necessary.
Locates, marks, cuts openings in walls, ceilings and floors to install or repair pipes, fittings or fixtures.
Installs and repairs plumbing fixtures including sinks, toilets, bathtubs, water heaters, hot water tanks, and garbage disposal units; replaces or repairs burst pipes.
Joins and secures pipes by using epoxy, welding, soldering, brazing, fusing, caulking, clamps, brackets, or hangers; tests and inspects systems for leaks and malfunctions.
Assists in scheduling work orders, completes paperwork, and organizes the shop facilities and equipment.
Utilizes Boys Town vehicle to transport supplies and equipment to work locations.
High school diploma or equivalent; vocational training or plumbing apprenticeship is preferred.
City of Omaha Plumbers/Steamfitter License
2 to 3 years of experience including plumbing and construction.
Must possess a valid driver's license with a good driving record and pass an annual Motor Vehicle Registration (MVR) check.
This position is on-call (continuously or rotationally) to provide support and many work evenings, weekends, and holidays if needed.
Knowledge of a broad range of construction and remodeling plumbing practices, techniques, tools, equipment, and safety procedures.
Knowledge of repairs and replacements of municipal water systems, low- and high-pressure steam, natural gas systems, and skills in installation and repair of plumbing systems.
About Boys Town:
Boys Town has been changing the way America cares for children and families since 1917. With over a century of service, our employees have helped us grow from a small boardinghouse in downtown Omaha, Nebraska, into one of the largest national child and family care organizations in the country. With the addition of Boys Town National Research Hospital in 1977, our services branched out into the health care and research fields, offering even more career opportunities to those looking to make a real difference.
Our employees are our #1 supporters when it comes to achieving Boys Town's mission, which is why we are proud of their commitment to making the world a better place for children, families, patients, and communities. Unique perks to Boys Town employees and their families include free visits to Boys Town physicians and free prescriptions under the Boys Town Medical Plan, tuition assistance, parenting resources from our experts and professional development opportunities within the organization, just to name a few. Working at Boys Town is more than just a job, it is a way of life.
Date Posted: October 16, 2020
This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.