Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority Serving Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties

Current Job Opportunities

 Job Information 
  Job Title: 1101 - Journeyman Plumber
  Category: Building Trades
  Career Center: External
  City/Town: Philadelphia
  Location: Maintenance Group
  Type of Assignment: Permanent
  Position Type: Full Time
  Start Date: 5/3/2019
  End Date: 7/8/2019

 Additional Information 
  Degree Required: None

 Job Description 
SEPTA is seeking an experienced Plumber in our City Transit Division.

As a SEPTA Plumber, the successful candidate will be responsible for installing and repairing plumbing in: street water and sewer connections, ejectors, drain lines, sprinkler pipe, rain conductors, gas and gasoline pipe tanks and equipment, air pipes.

Will also install pipe and boiler insulation, brass and copper tubing and fittings, and other related equipment. Inspects and tests: fire equipment, alarm systems, grounds and vehicles. Installs and repairs brass and copper tubing and related fittings.

Qualifications for the Plumber position includes the following:

- Must have valid Philadelphia Journeyman's Plumber license.

- High school diploma or equivalent.

- Valid driver's license. Will be required to obtain CDL permit within 60 days of hire.

- Must be experienced in the installation, maintenance and repair of plumbing and related parts and accessories along with heating, high and low pressure steam and water heating and power units.

- Must also satisfactorily complete qualifications test.

Starting salary is $29.1739/hour with an increase to $32.4154/hour after one year. Wage rates in our Railroad Division are lower.

We offer a competitive benefits package including an Employee pass good on all SEPTA services.

SEPTA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.