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Job Title:  PLUMBER 2

PLUMBER 2 - 60023548
Posting Close Date:  N/A


Requisition Id:  9256

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Recruitment Type: Open Competitive 

Posting Close Date: N/A 

Geographical Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa  






*Pay Grade: GRADE 32 

Salary Range: $45,142.56 - $66,628.08 

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full Time 



Phone:  775 977-5717 




Position Description


Plumbers perform skilled plumbing work to maintain and repair plumbing systems, fixtures and equipment.

The Nevada Department of Corrections has a vacancy for a Plumber II at Warm Springs Correctional Center, in Carson City, Nevada. The Plumber 2 incumbent services all types of plumbing fixtures throughout the institution including faucets, toilets, drinking fountains, flush valves, faucet cartridges and low voltage electronic plumbing fixtures.  Other plumbing devices serviced or maintained are water heaters, pumps, underground piping, copper, PVC and iron piping repairs and/or replacement, drain cleaning using various pieces of equipment.  Duties will also include, but not limited to, parts inventory and management, supervision and training of inmate workers, working with contractors, review bids and quality of contract work to ensure conformance with specifications and codes.  Knowledge of state and local plumbing codes required. Must be able to drive a vehicle.

Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform advanced-level work and may provide work direction and training to others.

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Minimum Qualifications

  • "Completion of a recognized plumbing apprenticeship program followed by one year of journey level plumbing experience; OR one year of experience as a Plumber I in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above."


The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam

  • The exam will consist of an application and resume evaluation. It is essential that applications/resumes include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.


Special Requirements

A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant at the cost of the applicant.
A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprint is required. Person's offered employment in this position will be required to pay for the fingerprinting.
A valid drivers license or evidence of equivalent mobility is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Ability to set priorities of job assignments.
Skill in all knowledge, skills and abilities required at the lower levels.
Skill in troubleshooting and identifying faulty plumbing parts and fixtures.
Ability to organize and coordinate work activities.
Ability to work cooperatively with other trades workers.

This recruitment may close at any time based on the number of applications received.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.


*The salary range indicated in this announcement is based on the Employee/Employer retirement compensation schedule. An employer-only option is available at a reduced salary range.


The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.


Nearest Major Market: Carson City
Nearest Secondary Market: Reno