The Physical Plant department is seeking a positive, customer service oriented individual to become part of the team. The schedule for this position is a 1st shift, working Monday â Friday 7:00 am â 3:30 pm. This is a full-time benefited position, with an hourly rate of pay of $18.00. The Physical Plant department is responsible for the operations and maintenance, renovations and construction of all buildings, grounds and utilities of Plymouth State University. These services are provided to develop and maintain a functional, attractive and safe environment conducive to learning and to support the Universityâs tradition of excellence. The Physical Plant department has dedicated, professional staff trained in every principle trade required to provide these services and/or to oversee contracted services that the department does not directly provide. The Apprentice Plumber will assist our Licensed Plumber while improving their own skills. Under the general supervision of the Licensed Plumber the Apprentice Plumber will help install, maintain and repair heating and plumbing systems. They will learn to use tools of the trade while assisting on both complex and smaller jobs across campus. A successful candidate will be well organized, detail oriented, have good customer service skills and be willing to follow instructions. The apprentice will will be required to participate in related instruction in technical subjects related to the occupation. They will not be paid for hours spent attending related instruction classes. The term of the of the apprenticeship is 4 years with an On Job Learning (OJL) attainment of 8000 hours, supplemented by the minimum required 600 hours of related instruction. The apprentice will need to maintain these requirements to continue their employment at PSU.
* Applicants must have reliable transportation to the job and related instruction. * Sufficient strength and physical dexterity to perform duties and responsibilities of this job, including heavy work with exposure to inclement weather conditions. * Must be able to wear and use personal protective equipment as necessary.
Internal Number: PS2211FY20
About Plymouth State University (PSU)
Plymouth State University offers high-quality baccalaureate, graduate and doctoral degree programs. Through research and innovative community partnerships, the University contributes to the economic, social, cultural, and environmental development of the North Country and Lakes Region of New Hampshire and beyond. Plymouth State University (PSU) is transforming the campus to create a first-of-its-kind university holistically organized around integrated clusters. Our goal is to provide a dynamic interdisciplinary and innovative learning environment. Students, faculty, staff, and community will connect to solve real-world challenges that will benefit people and organizations at all levels. We are a residential and comprehensive university with a warm and engaged learning community focused on teaching excellence and regional engagement. The University is located in the heart of the Lakes Region and White Mountains of New Hampshire and serves approximately 4,300 undergraduate and more than 2,000 graduate students. Our Integrated Cluster Learning Model amplifies the educational experience and strengthens the institution’s legacy of interdisciplinary study and applied experiential learnin...g. PSU students will work in teams with faculty and partners within 7 Integrated Clusters of degree programs: Exploration and Discovery; Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Arts and Technologies; Health and Human Enrichment; Justice and Security; Education, Democracy and Social Change; and Tourism, Environment and Sustainable Development. Now is an exciting time to join Plymouth State and help shape our new kind of university and ultimately tomorrow’s leaders. Surrounded by lakes and mountains, PSU’s 170-acre campus provides students with an outstanding natural laboratory for learning and an ideal setting for outdoor recreation. PSU has consistently earned national recognition for its commitment to community service, environmental sustainability, academic excellence, and employee wellness.