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Plumber - Canberra Training Bases

Job no: 589388
Work type: Maximum Term - Full Time
Location: ACT
Categories: Trades & Maintenance

We are seeking a self-motivated, reliable Plumber to be part of the Estate Upkeep team. This position will ensure effective support to ensure the delivery of maintenance services, relating to buildings, fixed plant and equipment under the commercial contractual arrangement between Spotless and our client.

Reporting to the Estate Upkeep Works Manager, this role will deliver a range of services including, but not limited to:

  • Preventative maintenance on commercial and domestic plumbing systems
  • Potable Water systems testing
  • Sewer and transfer systems
  • Potable and fire mains
  • Valve servicing
  • Hot water system maintenance and repairs
  • Minor roof and guttering repairs
  • Backflow and TMV testing
  • Minor project works

Skills and Experience

  • Suitability for Defence security clearance (Australian citizenship mandatory)
  • Have had minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Current unrestricted driver’s licence
  • Cert III Plumbing (or equivalent)
  • QBBC License Plumber and Drainer - Occupational
  • Water treatment and testing qualifications (preferable)
  • Gas Work License (Type A) (preferable)
  • Licence Endorsements – Backflow Prevention, Thermostatic Mixing Valve, Solar and Heat Pump (preferable)
  • Current first aid certificate (preferable)
  • Work at Heights Qualification (preferable)
  • Safe Work in Confined Space Qualification (preferable)

The successful candidates will possess a strong work ethic, achieve highest level of safety, quality of work and have a genuine passion for excellent customer service.

Benefits and Culture

  • Supportive and inclusive culture
  • A professional and safe working environment
  • Good employee benefits and entitlements

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Who are we:

Downer Group employs approximately 50,000 people across more than 300 sites, primarily in Australia and New Zealand. Downer designs, builds and sustains assets, infrastructure and facilities and we are the leading provider of integrated services.

Downer Defence is the lead contractor providing Estate Maintenance and Operation Services (EMOS) for the Department of Defence in Queensland and Southern New South Wales. As lead contractor within the region we deliver a suite of services to support Defence capability. 

We are an equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion.  We encourage Female and Indigenous applications to apply.

For further information please email Lucy.Boland@downergroup.com

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