Plumber Job Vacancy in Kenya

Position: Plumber
Reports to: Technical Manager / Administration
The Role: To know the intricacies of installing, repairing and maintaining plumbing fixtures and systems.
Job Expectations
  • Be able to read and understand building blueprints to gauge layouts of plumbing systems and water supply networks. 
  • To determine how a plumbing system needs to be installed and what type of drainage systems the building in question needs.


  • Confer with construction staff to determine what type of plumbing and drainage systems need to be designed
  • Design and install core plumbing and drainage systems in accordance to clients’ specifications
  • Study blueprints to determine the type of materials needed to install plumbing systems
  • Test plumbing system performance through observations and make notes on changes or modification needed
  • Identify required tools and materials to install plumbing systems
  • Select the types and sizes of pipes and other fixtures according to the building blueprint specifications
  • Locate and mark positions for installing connectors and fixtures
  • Install connectors and fixtures on their marked places using appropriate tools and materials
  • Assemble and install fittings and valves and recheck to make sure that have been installed properly
  • Test plumbing systems through teething period to ensure that they are in proper working order
  • Install sinks, tubs, water closets and water heaters
  • Perform preventative maintenance on fixtures, fittings and base pipes
  • Test pipe systems for leaks and repair leaks and faults
  • Repair faulty systems by performing diagnostic measures
  • Prepare budgets and corresponding orders of plumbing installation supplies, equipment and tools
  • Schedule plumbing activities in accordance to construction personnel to ensure that no conflicts emerge
  • Must have a technical and trade background
  • 5+ years’ experience in food related environment
  • In-depth knowledge of maintenance and repairs of plumbing systems
  • Understanding of the current regulations within the field
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills on a technical level
  • Able to work both independently and as part of a team
Interested persons who meet the requirements to submit their application & CV to with the subject line ‘Plumber’ by 7th October 2016

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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