McGuinness Mechanical

Plumbing Site Operative

 Job Purpose: 

Due to continued growth MGME are recruiting for Plumbing operatives to join the growing team. As a site operative you will work across various MGME sites located in the greater Dublin area and beyond.

 Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • To install, maintain and repair pipes and fixtures associated with heating, cooling, water distribution and sanitation systems in residential and commercial structures.
  • Study and analyse blueprints and floor plans to understand the plumbing system and water supply system layout.
  • Install pipes and fixtures, such as sinks and toilets, for water, gas, steam, air, or other liquids.
  • Install supports for pipes, equipment, and fixtures prior to installation.
  • Assemble fittings and valves for installation.
  • Modify length of pipes, fixtures, and other plumbing materials as needed for a building.
  • Use saws and pipe cutters as necessary.
  • Install heating and air-conditioning systems, including water heaters.
  • Collaborate with contractors, construction workers, electricians, pipefitters, and steamfitters in installing and repairing plumbing.
  • Test plumbing systems for leaks and other problems.
  • Analyse problem and identifies appropriate tools and materials for repair.
  • Choose plumbing materials based on budget, location, and intended uses of building.
  • Follow health and safety standards and complies with building codes.
  • Perform inspections of plumbing systems to identify and replace worn parts.
  • Installing heating system.
  • Familiarise yourself with Procore and the facets within it.
  • Capture all RFI’s, Damage, theft and out of scope work through Procore
  • Assemble valves, fittings, tubes and water system appliances.
  • Install and maintain water system.
  • Adhere to any health and safety policies and procedures to ensure the safety and wellbeing of self, staff and visitors.
  • To ensure that all company standards and policies are followed and maintained at all times.
  • This job description is not intended to be exhaustive and flexibility in your approach to your role is essential. We reserve the right to amend or change this job description from time to time to suit the changing needs of the role and the business and you agree to accept such changes. 
Person Specification: 
  • NVQ Lvl 3 in Plumbing or equivalent qualification
  • Experience onsite working as a qualified plumbing operative
  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience of fault finding, installation and repairs
  • Proven experience of working with a Health and Safety culture
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Demonstrable experience of working with schedules and deadlines
  • Willing to complete additional training and grow within a team
  • CSR Card or equivalent
  • Full clean UK or ROI driver licence
Employee Benefits: 
  • Competitive compensation package.
  • Company pension scheme.
  • Opportunities for career development and progression within a growing company. 
  • A collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • 28 + days annual leave. 
  • Company Vehicle (role dependent)
  • Active social and charity calendar.

Job Nature : Full Time

  • Address : Unit 18 Turvey Business Park Donabate
  • Phone : 028 3083 9111
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