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Plumbing Service Technician

Are you a critical thinker? If you like working with your hands, have patience and good interpersonal and problem-solving skills, you might want to consider becoming a Plumbing Service Technician.

What is It?

Plumbing is a growing industry and offers several rewarding hands-on career opportunities! From bringing water into buildings, to making sure it leaves properly, training as a Plumbing Technician positions you to become a true mechanic and learn invaluable skills that crossover into a variety of industries. Plumbing Technicians can be self-employed or work for another contractor or plumbing company.

Training Opportunities

On-the-job Training, Classroom Training, Paid After Hours Schooling

Equipment Used

Pipe Wrenches, Channel Locks, 6-in-1 Screw Driver, Hammer Drill, Impact Driver, Sawzall

Other Types of Positions

Service Tech | Senior Service Tech | Installation Tech | Senior Installation Tech
Potential Hourly Wages

$16 to $21

Entry Level

Tasks May Include

Measuring and cutting water/drain piping.

Re-piping/repairing water lines.

Re-piping/repairing drain lines.

Installing new bathroom fixtures.

Build your own career path

No Degree Required!

The construction trades offer many well-paying careers that don’t require a college degree. Find roles that match your interests & skill sets.