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Pipefitter - 5161
AMES IA 50010
Category: Other
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-90649166

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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Pipefitter - 5161
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University Title
Pipefitter - 5161


Pay Grade
211


Entry Hourly Rate
20.91


Job Category
Merit





Posting Details



Posting Number
80096M


Position Title
Pipefitter


Advertised Employing Department
Facilties Planning and Management


Work Unit


Base of Employment
H - Merit (paid semi-monthly)


Appointment Type
Merit Permanent


Pay Frequency
Semi-monthly


Proposed Start Date
As soon as possible


Number of Months Employed Per Year
12


Full or Part Time
Full-Time


Shift
1st


Work Schedule

7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday - Friday



Number of Hours per Week
40


Summary of Duties and Responsibilities

The Facilities, Planning and Management (FP&M) Department at Iowa State University is currently seeking applicants for the position of Pipefitter. The position will perform skilled work installing and maintaining high pressure steam systems, sanitary sewer systems, domestic water systems, chilled water systems, compressed air systems, and high pressure natural gas systems. This position will also read and interpret blue prints and drawings for a variety of utilities. The successful candidate will have the ability to trouble shoot complex mechanical or distribution issues in the piping systems.



About Iowa State University and the Ames Community

Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. More than 36,000 students are enrolled and are served by over 6,200 faculty and staff.


Iowa State University is a global and culturally diverse university committed to providing an inclusive, equitable, and diverse environment for both learning and employment. We know that diversity in experience and perspective is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and building an inclusive academic community. At Iowa State, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituents. The university has an expectation that all employees will demonstrate a contribution to diversity and inclusion as embodied in Iowa State University's Principles of Community.


Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted one of the best college towns in the nation.


Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented populations, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.


All employees are expected to exhibit and convey good citizenship within the program, the department, college, university activities, collegial interactions, and maintain the highest standards of integrity and ethical behavior.



Required Qualifications

Four years of experience in the trade, including apprenticeship.



Special Qualifications

-Grade 1 operator Water Distribution License within first 6 months of employment.
-Fusion welding certification for natural gas system, within 12 months of employment.



Preferred Qualifications

-Experience installing or operating steam systems.
-Experience operating domestic water systems.
-Experience installing large piping in trenches.
-Experience operating excavation equipment.
-Experience reading blueprints or drawings for utilities.
-Demonstrated knowledge of OSHA regulations (confined spaces, asbestos, excavation, PPE, traffic control).
-Demonstrated ability to trouble shoot complex issues.
-Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, professionally and positively with others.
-Demonstrated ability to follow instructions and complete tasks according to departmental guidelines.



Location (if other than Ames)


Additional Information

The guaranteed consideration date has been extended.



Department Contact Name
Melynda Emerson


Department Contact Phone


Department Contact Email


Department/Unit Website


Application Instructions

Apply for this position by clicking "Apply for this Job" and completing the Merit Application. Please be prepared to enter details about your education and work history.If you have questions regarding the application process, please email employment@iastate.edu or call 515-294-4800 or Toll Free: 1-877-477-7485.



Guaranteed Consideration Date
07/01/2018


Pre-Employment Screening

All offers of employment, oral and written, are contingent upon the university's verification of credentials and other information required by federal and state law, ISU policies/procedures, and may include the completion of a background check and/or a consumer credit check.



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EO Statement

Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against. Inquiries can be directed to the Office of Equal Opportunity, 3410 Beardshear Hall, 515 Morrill Road, 515 294-7612, email eooffice@iastate.edu.






Required Licensure(s)/Certification(s)



Required Licensure(s)/Certification(s)

Valid U.S. state driver's license




Required Licensure(s)/Certification(s)



Required Licensure(s)/Certification(s)

Fusion welding certification for natural gas system, within 12 months of hire.




Required Licensure(s)/Certification(s)



Required Licensure(s)/Certification(s)

Grade 1 operator Water Distribution License within first 6 months.






Preferred Licensure(s)/Certification(s)



Preferred Licensure(s)/Certification(s)

Journeyman Plumbing License




Preferred Licensure(s)/Certification(s)



Preferred Licensure(s)/Certification(s)

Welding Certification






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