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Plumber I - Weekend Night Shift

Location: Salt Lake City, UT, United States
Position Type: Fixed-Term
Job Function: Facilities & HSE

Description

Come be a part of our team and our mission.

At BioFire Diagnostics, LLC. we make the world a healthier place by providing molecular solutions that lessen the time to medical results and empower healthcare professionals to make better diagnostic decisions.

We are proud to be part of the bioMérieux family and the 5,000+ team members across 12 sites and subsidiaries in North America committed to our mission to help save lives around the globe through the power of diagnostics.

BioFire is looking for a plumbing apprentice to repair all plumbing issues and maintenance at all of our current locations. The candidate must have at least 1 year of experience in commercial plumbing. Must have a good understanding of the plumbing trade. Must perform all work in accordance with established safety procedures and compliance with local codes.

Inspects, installs, repairs and replaces pipes, fittings, and plumbing fixtures to maintain the heating, water, gas, compressed air, and drainage systems. Cuts, bends, threads and fits pipes with adjoining pipe assemblies. Caulks leaks and opens clogged drains. Installs sinks, showers, toilets, water heaters, and related plumbing fixtures.  Interprets blueprints and works from sketches or verbal instructions. Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures and compliance with local codes. Estimates time and material costs on plumbing projects and requisitions new plumbing materials and equipment.  Typically has 1-3 years of experience in position or specialization. Applies advanced skills to the position or specialization. Adapts procedures, processes, tools, equipment, and techniques to accomplish the requirements of the position.  Duties and tasks reflect variety and complexity. Assignments can be broad in nature and may require originality and ingenuity. May serve as a resource to others in the resolution of problems and issues. Works under general supervision. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish assigned tasks and goals.

PLEASE NOTE:  The working schedule for this position is Friday - Sunday from 6:00 PM - 6:00 AM.

Principal Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Support general facilities activities in areas of plumbing and other areas as required
  2. Perform all job duties under the direction and supervision of higher level staff
  3. Install, repair, and replace building plumbing equipment
  4. Perform preventative and corrective maintenance activities
  5. Inspects facilities and equipment
  6. Provide excellent customer service
  7. Work effectively with outside vendors and contractors
  8. Communicate effectively and professionally
  9. Cooperate with other technicians in completing assigned job duties
  10. Work from drawings, email, electronic systems and/or verbal instructions using a variety of hand and power tools
  11. Safely operate company vehicles
  12. Perform all work in compliance with company policy and within the guidelines of BFDX’s Quality System.

Qualifications

Training and Education:  High School diploma or equivalent.  Vocational training in a related field preferred. Enrolled in plumbing apprenticeship program for at least 1 year preferred.  Must have a valid Utah driver's license and clean driving record.

Experience:  1+ years of related experience

Skills: Good communication, both written and verbal.  Excellent customer service skills.  Basic computer skills.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to safely lift up to 75 lbs.
  • Ability to safely climb ladders.
  • Ability to follow clean room gowning protocols and move throughout the facility.

BioFire Diagnostics, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

Please be advised that the receipt of satisfactory responses to reference requests and the provision of satisfactory proof of an applicant’s identity and legal authorization to work in the United States are required of all new hires. Any misrepresentation, falsification, or material omission may result in the failure to receive an offer, the retraction of an offer, or if already hired, dismissal. If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you may request a reasonable accommodation in BioFire Diagnostics’ application process by contacting us via telephone at (385) 770-1132, by email at [email protected], or by dialing 711 for access to Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS).

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