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Commercial Plumber

EMC Mechanical Services
Richmond, Virginia 23230
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Since 1898, EMC has evolved from coal-based heating and cooling solutions to an open shop that specializes in the latest plumbing, piping, HVAC, and refrigeration technologies. EMC is a hometown company with hometown values. We provide services ranging from one-building structures that require annual servicing, to full design and building processes for large corporations—and we do so with a commitment to meet budgets, deliver on schedule, and exceed quality expectations. EMC continuously invests in leading-edge technologies to optimize business efficiencies, improve the work environment, and cultivate an exceptional company culture. So if you are looking for a company with over a century of experience, an outstanding reputation, financial strength, and a growing clientele base, then look to EMC Mechanical. We offer excellent compensation, comprehensive benefits, an outstanding work environment, and much more!


We are proud to offer you:

  • An Award-winning Work Environment
  • Excellent Hourly Rate
  • Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Paid Training
  • Vacation
  • Realistic Advancement Opportunities
  • 401(k) with company match
  • PTO
  • Educational Assistance
  • Group Term Life Ins
  • Financial Fitness Courses
  • Credit Union Membership
  • Employee Discounts

Job Summary: The Plumbing Mechanic is responsible for complete commercial plumbing services including new construction, change-outs, retrofits, and other plumbing projects assigned.


  • Reviews building plans and specifications to determine the layout for plumbing and related materials
  • Identifies and safely uses required tools and special equipment
  • Selects the type and size of pipe required
  • Locates and marks positions for connections and fixtures
  • Installs supports and hangers for pipe, fixtures, and equipment
  • Assembles and installs valves and fittings
  • Installs, repairs, and maintains water treatment equipment, piping, and controls; underground storm sanitary and water piping systems; sinks, tubs, and toilets; water heaters and conditioners; plumbing fixtures, appliances, and trim
  • Tests pipe systems and fixtures for leaks
  • Maintains documentation for all building codes, installation requirements, and relevant legislation
  • Performs scheduled maintenance service on plumbing systems and fixtures
  • Applies all codes to installations, repairs, and maintenance
  • Ensures all requirements as specified by the manufacturer of systems and fixtures are met
  • Ensures all installations, repairs, and maintenance are properly sized, aligned, supported, and graded; that they meet the requirements of the appropriate codes; and that they meet environmental protection requirements
  • Prepares orders of supplies
  • Keeps daily reports
  • Schedules work in cooperation with other trades and team members



  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Graduation from a technical or trade school preferred
  • Journeyman or Master's Plumbing License is ideal
  • Three years of experience in commercial plumbing
  • Safety and customer service oriented
  • Fluent English-speaking and writing skills
  • Neat, clean, and professional appearance
  • Organized and detail oriented
  • Strong multi-tasking capabilities
  • Team player
  • Able to work irregular and extended hours, including an on-call schedule
  • Unrestricted driver's license in this state


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