Rockefeller University

Plumber | Plant Operations

Job Locations US-NY-New York
Building and Grounds Maintenance
Position Type
Regular Part-Time

Organization Overview

Plant Operations offers comprehensive services at The Rockefeller University,including a full range of building trades services which are responsible for routine maintenance and minor/major space alterations,plumbing,electrical,carpentry,HVAC,grounds maintenance,locksmith,custodial,moving,and setup services.


Under the supervision of the Foreman and officials responsible for the coordination and accomplishment of plant maintenance and operations work, the Plumber will be responsible for installing, repairing, and maintaining pipes, fixtures, and other plumbing used for water distribution and wastewater disposal in residential, commercial and industrial buildings.


  • Work safely and keep work area clean
  • Maintain and review building plans and specifications to determine the layout of plumbing and materials
  • Ensure all installations, repairs, and maintenance meet code requirements, testing pipe systems and fixtures
  • Willing to cross-trade
  • Maintain a valid driver's license with current insurance




High School diploma or equivalent required. Journeyman Certification in Plumbing and 10 years of related experience necessary. Must have proficient knowledge in water distribution and wastewater disposal, and hoisting and rigging skills. Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and time management skills necessary. Strong computer skills, presentation, and written and verbal skills required. The ability to mentor fellow employees to enhance their skill sets necessary. May be required to operate power tools. Will be required to perform other duties as requested, directed or assigned.


Rockefeller University does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service or other non-merit factor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the characteristics listed above.


The salary of the finalist selected for this role will be set based on various factors, including but not limited to organizational budgets, qualifications, experience, education, licenses, specialty, and training. The hiring range provided represents The Rockefeller University's good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting.

Compensation Range: Min

USD $60,000.00/Yr.

Compensation Range: Max

USD $70,000.00/Yr.


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