PLUMBER

$52,590

Description:

Nearly all areas of construction rely on plumbers. If you enjoy working with your hands and using your brain, then this trade is for you. As long as there drainage and water systems, there will be a need for reliable plumbers. Plumbers install, repair and maintain pipes in residential, commercial and/or industrial buildings Their job includes welding and connecting pipes, opening walls and floors to reach or install pipes, and testing pipes for leaks.

 

Education Options:

Technical School, Community College, Registered Apprenticeship Program, and Industry Training Program

Qualifications:

Plumbers have to be knowledgeable in water distribution, blueprint reading, local ordinances and regulations, mathematics, mechanical drawing, physics, welding and soldering.

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