Commercial Plumber

METAIRIE, Louisiana
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METAIRIE, Louisiana

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$24.00 - $31.00

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Experience Required


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Job Description

As a Journeyman Plumber with People Ready Skilled Trades, you’ll support a large network of Mechanical contractors in New Orleans, LA.

In this short term role, you’ll earn $24-$31 an hour and enjoy weekly pay, health insurance benefits, and a flexible work schedule. Plus, the more hours you work, the more meaningful prizes you can unlock with Respect the Craft—our recognition program specially designed to help tradespeople grow and thrive in their careers.

Whether you’re new to the trades or a seasoned pro, come take charge of your career with PeopleReady Skilled Trades.

Interested? Apply today!

Traveling plumbers accepted – per diem is offered for some projects based on location.

Starts 6/24/2024


• Hours: Mon. -Fri. 8 hours daily with as-needed overtime & weekend work as needed 6 month project

• Review blueprints and building code specifications to determine work details and procedures

• Measure, cut, bend, solder, braise, & connect various supply feeds, sewer or drainage pipes, and other plumbing fixtures to New Structures using measuring instruments, power tools, and hand tools

• Maintain tools, and equipment material storage, and keep parts and supplies on hand

• Perform semiskilled and unskilled laboring duties related to the installation, maintenance, and repair of a wide variety of

plumbing systems and equipment

• Follow state and local building regulations

Drilling anchors & installing supports

Installing shut-off valves

Running Uponor pipe

Ladder work

Qualifications & Experience

  • •A current/active Plumber/Pipefitter Journeyman License
  • •OSHA-10 Certification (we offer complimentary training if needed)
  • •Ability to efficiently cut, install, & connect copper, pex, cast iron, & other pipe into position
  • •Ability to efficiently run lines, install fixtures, run underground, make required connections, solder pipe, braise pipe, fit pipe for plumbing, and possible AC or heat systems.
  • •Ability to stand, bend, kneel and walk for extended periods throughout the day with or without reasonable accommodation
  • •Ability to lift up to 50 pounds with or without reasonable accommodation
  • •Open to day shift position 6:30 start daily
  • •Position will require a drug screen
  • The hourly rate for this position is $24-$31/hour. This range is a good-faith estimate based on factors such as relevant skills, experience, education, training, geographic location and other considerations permitted by law. An employee’s pay history will not be a contributing factor where prohibited by local law. In addition to monetary compensation, we offer a competitive benefits package which can be found by visiting
  • Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis unless a deadlineis otherwise stated.

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PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a specialized division of PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI). Since 1987, we have connected tradespeople and work across a wide range of trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, solar installations and more. Whether you need a single tradesperson or require a coordinated effort to dispatch skilled workers across multiple projects, we ensure you have the right people with the right tools, on-site and on time.