Licensed Mechanic (Plumber) - Quinnipiac University in Hamden Connecticut

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Quinnipiac University

Hamden, Connecticut 06518-1908

United States


Detailed Job Description

Quinnipiac Univeristy invites applications for the position of Licensed Mechanic (Plumber).  This position is responsible for performing highly skilled and skilled maintenance on Quinnipiac University buildings, property or related buildings.

Must be able to perform highly skilled plumbing tasks and other related work.

Work under the direction of a designated supervisor.


August 15 - May 15th: Thursday – Monday 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. 

May 15th - August 15th: Monday – Friday 7:30 a.m. to  4 p.m.


Installations and repairs of plumbing fixtures, apparatus and control equipment.

Must have a working knowledge of tools and procedures used in the trade.

Installs and connects distribution systems such as water, sanitary sewer and storm drains and systems.

Insures plumbing installations comply with existing State and Local codes.

Additionally, must be able to perform a variety of skilled tasks in the maintenance and operation of heating, ventilation, air conditioning equipment and control systems, pumps, generators, life safety systems (fire, lighting, sprinklers) motorized equipment (gasoline and electric), outdoor lighting and kitchen equipment.

May drive trucks and do related skilled work as required.

Licensed Mechanics are on call for emergency situations. However, licensed mechanics will remove snow during regularly scheduled shifts but will not be utilized for snow related overtime.

Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants

A State of Connecticut plumbing, journeyman, or contractors license P2 and P1 classification is required. 

Progressive skill development and work in the trade is necessary.

The Employer shall provide release time for all re-certifications of licensed personnel and shall pay all costs associated with such re-certifications.



Applications must be submitted electronically and should include a resume and a thoughtful cover letter describing your interest in the position.  Contact information for three references must be submitted on the application form.  Only electronic online applications submitted via this system will be considered.

Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the university community and we welcome candidates who would enhance that diversity.

 Job Code 2013-1234

Keyword Phrases

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  • beautiful campus
  • diversity
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  • Facilities Management
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Associate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter