Breede Valley Municipality: Artisan Plumber

Company Breede Valley Municipality
Reference # None
Published 08/04/2021
Contract Type Permanent
Salary R 236,818.50 – 307,364.25 Annually
Location Touwsrivier, Western Cape, South Africa
Job Purpose:
Co-ordinates and controls the set-up, work in progress and completion of specialized tasks activities associated with the installation, maintenance and repair to water and sewer systems, including, monitoring and correcting the productivity and performance outputs of support personnel and, attending to routine/ general administrative recording requirements contributing to the accomplishment of departmental objectives.
Job Functions Artisans,Environmental Services
Industries Government / Municipal
Communicating with the immediate superior and determine materials and resources necessary against specific work orders. Provide guidelines and specific instructions to personnel with respect to the preparation of work site for major/ minor works and/ or setting up of traffic signage. Reading and interpreting drawings/ works orders detailing layout and specifications. Marking routes for the running in and laying of pipes and/ or measuring, marking, and drilling plastered surfaces using handheld power tools. Installing valves, flow meters and/ or bends, joints and divert pipes using couplings and/ or seam welding techniques. Construct support structures using bricklaying techniques (as required) and applying finishing procedures, sealing joints and seams and plastering/ covering open areas, Inspecting work prior to commissioning and communicating with the immediate superior with regards to tests, adjustments and functionality of the installation. Do plumbing maintenance at Municipal buildings. Removing and replacing valves, seals and filtration devices that control high and low pressure in water reticulation systems. Adjust valves to reservoirs to keep reservoirs full.
Monitor reservoir levels and record levels. Assist with replacement of old AC pipe with new HDPE pipe Reconnect all valves, hydrants, and valve connections.
Trade Tested Artisan (Plumbing), Code C1 Driver’s License + PRDP, Supervisory Skills, Good interpersonal and communication skills, Be able to work independently, Proficiency in at least 2 of the official languages (English, IsiXhosa and Afrikaans) in the Western Cape, Attention to detail

Experience: 2 Years relevant.

Job Closing Date 30/04/2021
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