Posted 13 March 2024
SalaryCompany vehicle and phone
Job type Permanent
DisciplinePlumbingTrades and Services

Job description

Job reference - 36235

  • Between $35 - $45 per hour depending on experience
  • Company vehicle and phone
  • Small, friendly team

Access 32 years of our client relationships and connections and find your next job. Build your future with Jobcorp.

Are you a talented plumber looking for a warm and welcoming work environment? Look no further! A family-owned business based in South Auckland is seeking a skilled plumber to join a tight-knit team.

If you're passionate about providing top-notch service and enjoy working in a supportive atmosphere, we want to hear from you! This is a full time, permanent role offering a minimum of 40 hours per week.


  • Read Blueprints and Plans: Study construction blueprints, drawings, and specifications to understand the layout of plumbing systems and fixtures in the new housing project.
  • Install Plumbing Systems: Install piping systems for water supply, drainage, and ventilation according to building codes and project specifications. This includes connecting pipes, fittings, and fixtures such as sinks, toilets, showers, and bathtubs.
  • Fit and Assemble Components: Measure, cut, and thread pipes using hand or power tools. Assemble and install valves, fittings, and fixtures accurately to ensure proper functionality.
  • Test Systems for Leaks: Conduct pressure tests to check for leaks in newly installed piping systems. Identify and repair any leaks or faulty connections to ensure the integrity of the plumbing system.
  • Install Fixtures and Appliances: Mount and connect plumbing fixtures and appliances such as sinks, faucets, water heaters, dishwashers, and washing machines. Ensure that all connections are secure and properly sealed.
  • Collaborate with Other Trades: Coordinate with other construction trades such as electricians, HVAC technicians, and carpenters to ensure that plumbing installations are integrated seamlessly with other building systems.
  • Adhere to Safety Regulations: Follow safety protocols and regulations to prevent accidents and ensure a safe working environment. Use appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) and comply with OSHA guidelines.
  • Maintain Records and Documentation: Keep detailed records of work performed, including materials used, installation dates, and any inspections conducted. Complete required paperwork accurately and on time.
  • Troubleshoot and Resolve Issues: Identify and troubleshoot plumbing problems that may arise during construction. Collaborate with supervisors and contractors to find timely and effective solutions.
  • Maintain Clean and Organized Work Area: Keep the work area clean and organized, including proper storage of tools, equipment, and materials. Dispose of waste and debris responsibly.


  • Full, clean drivers Licence
  • Good attitude and excellent people skills
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa
  • Experience with new housing is preferable

How to apply
Applications from those wanting to relocate from elsewhere within NZ are welcome. If you are based offshore and wanting to move to New Zealand and meet the requirements - please APPLY NOW. We are able to assist you with your visa requirements making the process easy and seamless.

If reading online, click the APPLY NOW section and submit your application online. For more information contact the team at Jobcorp NZ Ltd for a confidential discussion. Phone during NZ business hours: The international landline is +64 9 271 3200.

You can also visit the job board on our website to view further vacancies

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