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Top 25 Plumber Interview Questions

Question 1 of 28
What would have to change about your current job, for you to stay where you are?
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"For me to stay in my current job there would need to be less 'on-call' work and a higher pay rate. Currently, I am on call 3 weekends per month and my current company does not offer a competitive pay rate for my level of expertise."
What is it that you are missing from your current opportunity? If given this new position, would you be receiving all that you need from this new opportunity? Be sure to remain positive when you answer this question and avoid speaking poorly about your current supervisor or company.
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Question 2 of 28
What experience do you have with snaking clogged up pipes?
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"I have been plumbing for the past 8 years so I can safely say that I have snaked hundreds of clogged pipes. I am very comfortable with a task such as this."
This answer will depend a bit on your level of experience. You could give an approximate number to the interviewer or talk about your level of comfortability with this common plumbing task.
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Question 3 of 28
What training do you have in plumbing?
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Question 4 of 28
Do you prefer your water mains be pvc or copper?
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Question 5 of 28
Have you ever changed a toilet before?
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Question 6 of 28
Have you ever installed a shower with multiple shower heads? How did you keep water pressure high?
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Question 7 of 28
What advantages are there for PVC water mains?
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Question 8 of 28
Have you ever plumbed an office building?
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Question 9 of 28
How many years experience do you have plumbing?
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Question 10 of 28
We run a credit report and background check are you ok with that?
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Question 11 of 28
What license do you have as a plumber?
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Question 12 of 28
How many houses have you plumbed before?
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Question 13 of 28
What do you enjoy most about being a plumber?
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Question 14 of 28
How long do you want to be a plumber?
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Question 15 of 28
If you installed a copper pipe next to the shower head, and realized you ran out of fasteners, knowing this will create a problem ten years down the road, what do you do?
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Question 16 of 28
If a customer complains their house has too little water pressure, what steps would you take to fix this problem?
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Question 17 of 28
What are the advantages for installing steel plumbing underneath a sink? In what cases would you do it?
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Question 18 of 28
Do you have any experience installing water based heating systems?
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Question 19 of 28
Do you have your own plumbing equipment?
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Question 20 of 28
How long has it been since you've had a leak with copper piping?
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Question 21 of 28
Who taught you mostly what you know in plumbing?
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Question 22 of 28
Is there any other trades you are looking to learn?
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Question 23 of 28
What is the worst thing you had to do as a plumber?
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Question 24 of 28
Have you ever installed PEX plumbing in a concrete floor?
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Question 25 of 28
Do you want to own your own plumbing business in the future?
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Question 26 of 28
How does your family feel about you being on call?
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Question 27 of 28
If a customer needs a new toilet installed, you remove the old one and find the floor to be rotting all around the toilet, what do you do?
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Question 28 of 28
If I were to ask a previous supervisor about your performance, what would they say?
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Question 1 of 28
What would have to change about your current job, for you to stay where you are?
User-Submitted Answers
1.
To have the opportunity to take parts in domestic pluming jobs, and further training in domestic plumbing.
2.
Not in a current job.... Looking for apprenticeship.
3.
More on knowlegde to what jobs he give and due the procedure.
4.
To have the opportunity to take parts in domestic pluming jobs, and further training in domestic plumbing.
5.
My job place is to far from where I leave.
6.
Will have to gossip that very situation.
7.
I would have to have benefits and get training for certain areas of the position.
8.
I would really like to get the position with your company.
9.
I like to take chanllanges.
10.
Nothing, I want a complete change of career, I have wanted to train to be a plumber for many years now.
11.
Nothing I enjoy my role and daily schedule as a plumber.
12.
Now am plumbing charagant.
13.
Different tasks. More teamwork. Better pay.
14.
For a change and need addition knowledge.
15.
There is no reason I'm looking in to leaving other than an opportunity for advancement as a pipefitter, which this position does not exist in my current shop.
Question 2 of 28
What experience do you have with snaking clogged up pipes?
User-Submitted Answers
1.
I have done a lot of snaking toilets and pipes as I do maintainenece for housing and I am a caretaker for my building.
2.
Use flexible pipes and high presure water.
3.
A lot, with various types and sizes of augers.
4.
Don't have snaking pipes.
5.
My men uses electrical self feed snake for sewage or grease cloggs.
6.
Quite a bit, done a lot of digging up and unblocking drains.
7.
I have snaked kitchen, lavatory, and main lines.
8.
I did help in changing some blocked pipes. Some pipes get crushed because of roots.
9.
I have opened many snaking clogged up pipes which were deeply closed in the past while I was working. Even dough I was know as a plumber guy in my resident area while I was helping our neighbor to open their toilet.
10.
More than 5 years working with clogged pipes.
Question 3 of 28
What training do you have in plumbing?
User-Submitted Answers
1.
College degree of 2 or 4 years.
2.
1 year in open university.
3.
Collage degree of 1 year.
4.
I know are little bit of plumbing.
5.
Install water heater.
6.
General maintance and repair on facilities.
7.
A preapprenticeship training.
8.
Military tech school, reverse osmosis water purification unit.
9.
I have been at college for 3 years wile completing level 1, 2 and a plumbers mate course which has trained me in several aspects including some gas, fitting a bathroom, using a power flusher, and working with different pipes.
10.
Trained with business for a two years in septic installlations and digging all utlities lines. Trained with my uncle and father in theie apartments with hand on the job training.
11.
I study and trend with golf training institute in India.
12.
3 years working in the trade.
13.
Military training and on the job training.
14.
12 years experience and on the job training.
15.
Working with an experienced plumber.
Question 4 of 28
Do you prefer your water mains be pvc or copper?
User-Submitted Answers
1.
Of course copper pvc is not much for heating cpvc yes of course.
2.
Of course copper pvc is not much for heating cpvc yes of course.
3.
Copper because it can use hot and cold water.
4.
It mainly depends on the client. If he is ready to invest more money then Copper pipe is prefered.
5.
Pvc under the building and just inside the building then change to copper pretty much instantly with a stop tap.
6.
I prefer pvc because I dont work on copper.
7.
Copper because it's more durable.
8.
I would choose PVC because you don't need any fittings so there is less chance of leaks.
9.
Pvc because they are installed easier and faster also it is much much cheaper to replace and fix.
10.
For whatever reason I have had bad luck with pic water mains so I prefer copper.
11.
Depends upon the usage and cost.
12.
Hot water line I go CPVC pipe, cold water line I go for UPVC pipe line.
13.
Ya ill prefer depends upon the site conditon.
14.
Copper does not leave the plastic after taste that PVC does. I also trust sweating or pressing copper over gluing PVC.
15.
Copper pvc is illegal to use for domestic water.
Question 5 of 28
Have you ever changed a toilet before?
User-Submitted Answers
1.
I have change different type of toilet and many time thought out my career.
2.
Various types. Including blow-out, wall mount floor mount and siphon jet.
3.
Yes, I have done this several times at college, and feel confident to do it independently.
4.
Questions answer 26 to 50
5.
No I have never done that.
6.
Not really but I learned during the course. How to change the toilet.
7.
Yes I have done my own property toilet.
8.
Yes I have both toilet pan and cistern and all the components inside the cistern.
9.
Yes I have change toilet.
10.
I have but under supervision.
11.
Yes I considerable experience changing toilets and have been doing for the past 6 years.
12.
Not entirely by myself, I have under the supervision of a tradesman with his help a few times.
13.
Yes . Because of the good and simple rooting.
14.
Yes in school for pratice.
15.
I prefer perfect dimension of toile.
Question 6 of 28
Have you ever installed a shower with multiple shower heads? How did you keep water pressure high?
User-Submitted Answers
1.
Keep the size of the water supply line 3/4 size all the way up until you tie-in to the valve for maximum water volume and pressure.
2.
Check water connection.
3.
3/4 Size pipe is enough. Pressuse 1.5 psi.
4.
No, make sure the pumps are working and shower heads are all the way open.
5.
Check the pressure lines and/or install 3/4 in. Pipes to increase the pressure.
6.
Yes. We used pump for pressure.
7.
I have not as I have no experience in plumbing.
8.
I take a none return valves and I loop with a main pipe.
9.
I take a none return valves and I loop with a main pipe.
10.
Yes it was mains pressure.
11.
No, but you could install 3/4 inch pipe over standad half-Inch.
12.
Yes, using a grone valve and running the pipes equal lenghth.
13.
Adjusting pressure valve.
14.
I have never installed multiple shower heads, if you give me a chance to work in your comany I will do my best on it.
15.
Yes but I don not know to increase pressure.
Question 7 of 28
What advantages are there for PVC water mains?
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1.
The advantage of pvc water mains is quick installed and no rush.
2.
If there having a any folte in water line we can make easily.
3.
We founded stack with oil and sometimes we founded the soil inside the pipes and its different a above pipe a good at sun and a underground pipe when it get hot by sun its creche or break.
4.
More durable and better flow also price.
5.
Corrosion resistance, affordable, durable and fast installation.
6.
Its a lot more cheaper and easy to install.
7.
Better for change in pressure as it allows more movement than copper.
8.
PVC is much more durable and resistant to cracks or leaks than copper or clay. PVC also does not deteriorate as fast as copper.
9.
Easier, cheaper, faster to fit and fix.
10.
The PVC water has a good advantage for water, it is not rusted the pipes, easy for installation, it is long last ages around 50 years berried in the ground and so on.
11.
Less water breaks less corrosion.
12.
Non corrosive, lower cost, easier to work with.
13.
Its cheaper and much easiler to repair.
14.
Easy to repairs and cost less.
15.
Light weight flexible water tight joints, non toxic, safe material, linger lenghts.
Question 8 of 28
Have you ever plumbed an office building?
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1.
No I have not but blocks ov flats and mulitpule dwellings.
2.
Yes, at my old building.
3.
No, but I am more then willing to learn.
4.
Yeh only a little bit of work.
5.
No but I have worked with steel both in college and on site which I imagine will be the material used.
6.
Yes I have plumbed in an office building at domain stadium.
7.
Yes twice now I finished on one the other day.
8.
No I have not did a lot of mock ups at school.
9.
I did have a bit of experience. Changed the tap mixture.
Question 9 of 28
How many years experience do you have plumbing?
User-Submitted Answers
1.
10 years experience in dubai.
2.
I have a national craft certificate in plumbing and pipe fitting which is done I 4 years.
3.
I have done my 4 years training and 2 years a profetional plumber.
4.
9, yars bilding works.
5.
2 years I harked for the cities water department for a year and worked as maintenance for our apt complex.
6.
I have 10 years expeience in plumbing.
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10 years experience in building works.
8.
5 years experience in plumbing.
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I have 12 years with two different company.
10.
I dont have any years experienced as a plumber.
11.
3 year experience i.
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3 years training at york college.
13.
I have some minor knowlage dealing with home plumbing.
14.
Ive done 4 weeks work experience.
15.
I have 2 years experience.
Question 10 of 28
We run a credit report and background check are you ok with that?
User-Submitted Answers
1.
Absolutely fine with that.
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My score is 849 and my background is clean, go for it.
Question 11 of 28
What license do you have as a plumber?
User-Submitted Answers
1.
I dont have a license.
2.
Journeyman plumber/gas fitter.
3.
I have a certification as a plumber.
4.
As I have not yet qualified and am still at college looking for an apprenticeship, I do not have any formal licence as a plumber.
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I dont have liscence yet.
6.
As of the moment none but I will take some proper classes for plumber to upgrade my standard.
7.
Supervised gas fitting license.
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3 months certificate in plumber.
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I have get a diploma by General Mechanics and Hydraulics.
10.
I am not a plumber I am a plumbing designer.
11.
I have a manitoba level 2 plumbers apprentice.
12.
C-36 and journeyman plumbing license.
13.
Nothing. Just experience only.
14.
State of California, County of Kings.
15.
I don't have one currently, but look to have gained one down the years.
Question 12 of 28
How many houses have you plumbed before?
User-Submitted Answers
1.
100 houses I completed.
2.
How many houses have you plumbed before?
3.
I haven't been in the industry do plumb any houses.
4.
I been working as a maintenance technician in a call center office. My work include to be a plumber.
5.
Certainly double figures, probably around the 20 mark.
6.
In all honesty, too many to count since our business mostly did residential plumbing. If I had to guess, I would say around 200.
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50 houses and 3 big flower and seed farms.
8.
I have plumbed many houses with different contractors and in different towns.
9.
In have complete in 60 flats and mall rest rooms also.
10.
Very few but I mostly do commercial building.
Question 13 of 28
What do you enjoy most about being a plumber?
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Be it setting up a new system for a building/residence or fixing a residential problem, I would really enjoy helping people.
2.
The fact it is challenging and learning all the different aspects of plumbing.
3.
I like to work with my hands, that is what I enjoy most about plumbing.
4.
Always have to think ahead about what is the best way to approach the job and also versatility of the job.
5.
Solving probless and helping/please in my customers.
6.
Solving difficult problems...
7.
I know its not the glamorous job but I lobe being a plumber because I know a can satisfy customer when I repair their plumbing concerns.
8.
Practical work and meeting new people.
9.
Working with hands and problem resolution.
10.
I enjoy making the customer happy, but what I enjoy the most is overcoming a challenging problem and fixing and correcting whatever the problem may be, its a great feeling.
11.
I enjoy how it keeps you strong and fit while you are working and I look forward to having the title of a qualified plumber after ive finished my apprenticeship.
12.
After installing the system I am so existing water has flow with out any leakage and the society has using water near to them place and to became life easy to the society.
13.
Meeting new people and helping the community.
14.
I enjoy installing fixtures soldering routine maintenance on fixtures.
15.
Solving problems, working with team.
Question 14 of 28
How long do you want to be a plumber?
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I would like to be a plumber for thirty years.
2.
Forty years , retire.
3.
When I found opportunity for incrise my position.
4.
Depending on circumstances would like to go traveling at some stage and will try bring trade with me to england maybe.
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As long my company needs me, but im also planning to take up some courses to upgrade my standard.
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I would love to be a plumber for the rest of my life. If eventually I cannot work anymore when I get older, I would love to run my own business.
7.
I dont have any plans of changing my career path for the time being.
8.
I would like to retire as a plumber.
9.
As long as I physically can.
10.
Now I am working as a asst manager.
11.
It depends if another opportunity becomes available. One must always be prepared for growth.
12.
Hopefully all my life as its a good trade and a good business.
13.
Rest of my life till my health and body are working fine.
14.
As long as the company is satisfied of my job.
Question 15 of 28
If you installed a copper pipe next to the shower head, and realized you ran out of fasteners, knowing this will create a problem ten years down the road, what do you do?
User-Submitted Answers
1.
Use foam insulation rap to stop any vibrations or any non metallic material.
2.
Retrieve more fasteners.
3.
Purchase more fastners and do it right no matter how long it will last.
4.
Purchase more fastners and do it right.
5.
I given them a guarantee.
6.
Try make it as leak proof as possible and inform my boss and let him make the decision due to its him signing of the work because im nota cert plumber yet.
7.
Stop and get the proper fasteners.
8.
I have to check for resources to find a fastener.
9.
Install a dielectric converter.
10.
I would tell the customer that it would be a problem in ten years, and take a quick trip to get new fasteners.
11.
Get some rocks to fix the pipe back the wall or use a piece of copper to fix it into place while you mud the pipes.
12.
Alternate option to overcome this problem.
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Most of the time I was doing not by copper pipe I did by Galvanized pipe but if this things will happen I will replace by another pipe.
14.
Leave it till next time so you can get paid again the fix it again.
15.
I would go buy some fasteners or use strappping.
Question 16 of 28
If a customer complains their house has too little water pressure, what steps would you take to fix this problem?
User-Submitted Answers
1.
I will check first pump system.
2.
I think there a leak in the pipe lines.
3.
Check main is open fully then check other vales in home starting at the hotwatertank ect.
4.
First I would see if they had a pressure reducing valve and see if it needed to be ajusted or replaced. If no reducing valve then I would check all the faucets in the rest of the house to eliminate the posability of maybe a bad or clogged faucet. Lastly if all else fails recomend a pressure increasing pump.
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Check if the pipe used to take water to the house are of the right size if not change pipes to size that can increase the pressure.
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Check for a leaking pipe.
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I will fixed in pressure booster pumps.
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1st I will check all the pipe lines bore.
9.
Check for build up in aerateros and restrictions in pipe look leaks in the yard or under the house.
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Water line block so pressure pump and use.
11.
Check the main valve.
12.
Pressuer increese in boostr pump.
13.
Check pressure, check main for leak, check valves open.
14.
First check the pump if is working, then check the water line.
15.
Depends on there water system check valve posiion pump.
Question 17 of 28
What are the advantages for installing steel plumbing underneath a sink? In what cases would you do it?
User-Submitted Answers
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We can avoid pipe line block.
2.
It can holds more water pressure. Nope.
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It has good advantage, the still pipe installation underneath because of the water has high salinity.
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The advantages to using steel would be more or less for industrial areas where chemicals will be used.
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Appearance, space saving.
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It may last longer. Second only in a commercial setting.
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It will not rust, all the time.
8.
If any leakages will go to down onward and mostly all covered by partions.
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It is stronger than PVC and can handle being bumped by items stored under the sink.
10.
In a prison so the inmates cant break it easily.
11.
Not installing steel plumping.
12.
If you are connecting onto old outdated pipework or sinks.
Question 18 of 28
Do you have any experience installing water based heating systems?
User-Submitted Answers
1.
Soler water heater and geysers.
2.
No I do not, but I am very eager to learn.
3.
No I don't but I am eager to learn.
4.
I have had experience installing a hot water system, but the courses I studied didn't go into depth, and also didn't include other water based heating systems.
5.
Yes I have any experience installing water based heating system.
6.
The only advantage to steel piping under a sink, I believe, is that steel piping will leak less than PVC. I would only use steel piping in a sink that has a basket drainer.
Question 19 of 28
Do you have your own plumbing equipment?
User-Submitted Answers
1.
Pipe wrench, spanners, screwdrivers and all tool kit.
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I have all the basic things. Hammer, pipe wrenches, screwdrivers, ruler, pencil, players, adjustable wrenches.
3.
Some we have but some rental.
4.
Some equiptment I do have.
5.
Unfortunately not now. If it is a requirement I am willing to buy.
6.
Hand tools, threader and power tools like drills and chop saw.
Question 20 of 28
How long has it been since you've had a leak with copper piping?
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Told plumbing spicificetion.
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The first time I had leak problem was removing an old copper pipes.
3.
It honestly has been awhile. When I first learned to solder, I always had leaks, but as I did it more I got better and only on occasion would a copper pipe leak.
4.
I have not yet had a leak and its been three years.
5.
I haven't done it before.
Question 21 of 28
Who taught you mostly what you know in plumbing?
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1.
People that I worked before and self experince.
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High school, and just being curious as to why and how it became broke and how it needs to be installed in order to work again.
3.
My former boss, and my only co worker taught me everything I know.
4.
Installation of Showers, drainages, toilets, hand and dish wash basin, heating system, Irrigation pipe lines, Sprinklers, Fogger, and Misting pipe lines.
5.
I learned most of it through schooling and from the contractors I worked with in past.
6.
Co-workers who are journeyman plumbing.
7.
Journeymen and Cosco Fire Protection and NAVFAC-SW.
Question 22 of 28
Is there any other trades you are looking to learn?
User-Submitted Answers
1.
I have an interest in all building related trades as being a plumber you'll find you have to work side by side with every trade so its good to have knowledge of other trades ..
2.
Is to learned more improve and latest materials used in plumbing.
3.
Not currently. I would like to focus only on plumbing until I finish school and obtain my master's plumbing license. After I may want to learn HVAC or electrical.
4.
Currently I am 3rd year Civil Engineering students and I have a certificates by first level Electricity.
5.
Building trade or a electrician.
Question 23 of 28
What is the worst thing you had to do as a plumber?
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1.
My worst thing experience piping instalation with water testing to much leaking.
2.
Work on a toilet without gloves.
3.
To me, there is no worst thing I've had to do. I've had a lot of dirty days as a plumber, but it is my job and to me there is no one job that was worse than any other job.
4.
Replacing a sewer pipe when it was cracked and leaking.
5.
Changing water heater in tight space alone.
6.
Repair a crack storm drain pipe in the rain.
7.
Sometime break the pipes.
8.
Unclog a lift station pump.
9.
Nothing as I havent done it.
10.
Unblocking the drainage will people use it.
11.
Unblocking the drainage will people use it.
12.
Haha running same pipe for hot and cold.
Question 24 of 28
Have you ever installed PEX plumbing in a concrete floor?
User-Submitted Answers
1.
Not in concrete floor, but I have helped run pex tubing a few times, just not in a concrete floor.
Question 25 of 28
Do you want to own your own plumbing business in the future?
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1.
Yes, I would like to own my own plumbing business, been a dream since a young boy!
2.
Yes I would like to own my own business once completing an apprenticeship.
3.
Yes, that would be great however I would rather work in a company that is well know like fife council.
4.
Yes, after I have gained extensive troubleshooting knowledge and can acurating operate a professionla business.
5.
Probably if the economy permit it.
6.
Maybe further down the line.
7.
Yes, like I said earlier if I cannot work anymore, physically, do to old age or whatever it may be I would love too. If I am working, I would only open a business if I had a good partner I could trust.
8.
No I would like to teach the trade in the future though.
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No, not in California. This state is not small business friendly.
Question 26 of 28
How does your family feel about you being on call?
User-Submitted Answers
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Of course sometimes they get upset depending on what we are currently doing, but they know it is my job and are happy and thankful I am able to have a job even if I am on call.
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They are not so feel bad I think they are happy.
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They understand that it comes with the position.
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My wife understands it is part of the job.
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They said its good for me to get in to.
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They are fine with it. No problems at all.
Question 27 of 28
If a customer needs a new toilet installed, you remove the old one and find the floor to be rotting all around the toilet, what do you do?
User-Submitted Answers
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Advise the customer that we are dealing with a leak, find & repair the leak and recommend someone to replace the rotted wood.
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Replace the wood that is rotting.
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I scrape the rottin floor and put a new plaster and let it dry for 2 days then drill new holes according to the size of the new toilet.
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I suggest the customer to repair the floor first.
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I just close the suplayer first and take the magerments there ffor I must know wht tools to use.
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Try fixing the floor if its a miner job but if a major job get the revelant authority to fix it then install the new toilet.
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He or she must called a builder to make a floor, then after a act.
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I talk to customer about the problem and money.. And wait for customers aggrement.
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If the floor around the flange and wax ring is that bad, and I felt it to be unsafe, I see what I could do to fix and replace the floor that is rotting. If I feel that the floor is rotting that bad, and a lot of it needs to be replaced, first I would call my boss and see if he wants me and other employees to take on the job, or if I should recommend a company that can do a good job with the floor.
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Will fing alternate solution.
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1st. I prepare my personal protective equipment's( PPE) 2nd.Clean the area of an old toilet. 3rd. Installed properly the new toilet. 4th. Commissioning the system has installed Properly.
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Change the subfloor and put and replace tile or linoleum.
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Use compound to secure the floor around the toilet.
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Let the customer know that this floor needs reparing first before I can put the toilet back.
15.
Done a water proofing and then layed new pipe with gud joints pressure test and everyting done before concealed.
Question 28 of 28
If I were to ask a previous supervisor about your performance, what would they say?
User-Submitted Answers
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That I was a a hard worker punctual and rarely missed work unless I was sick.
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Defiantly they will say gud and hardworker.
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I am an excellent apprentice.
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That I am enthusiastic and a good listener, Learner and a good plumber.
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I'm not sure but they usually trust me for what I do.

About Plumber

April 14th, 2017

Plumbers install, repair, and maintain pipes that carry water, gas, or sewage, as well as related appliances (e.g. water heaters). Plumbers work in homes, businesses, and factories. Plumbers must travel to the worksite and many are on call for emergency calls, meaning that you may be expected to work some evenings and weekends. Most localities require that a plumber be licensed to work. Plumbers in your locale may be unionized and you may need to find an apprenticeship through the union. Another possible path to becoming a plumber is to attend a technical school. The typical key performance area includes technical knowledge and skill and basic customer service skill.

You can find vacancies for plumbers in your local trade publications and newspapers, as well as online job boards that your local community frequents. The interview process can vary widely from company to company. A few common concerns include: the number of years of experience that you have; your ability to navigate the neighborhood(s) that you'll be providing service to; and your ability to speak, read, and write in English. Depending on the clientele that the company serves, you might be expected to speak another language as well. Punctuality, reliability, honesty, and diligence are valuable traits.

To prepare for the interview, think about examples that showcase your ability to meet deadlines and honor time obligations, as well as situations in which you were able to bring about a positive outcome due to your diligence and thoroughness. The plumbing profession has real impacts on public safety, so showing integrity and diligence will give your prospective employer confidence that you won't be reckless and put the company in legal danger. Adopt a polite, professional, and pleasant attitude to show that your company can trust you to be the face of the company out there in the field.

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