Exterior Plumber
Tinker Air Force Base, OK 
Posted 3 days ago
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Job Description

Summary/ General Description of Responsibilities:

  • The incumbent assembles, installs and repairs pipes, fittings and fixture of gas, water and drainage systems according to specifications and plumbing codes.
  • Keeps supervisor apprised of unique situations and problems encountered and identify and reports safety, environmental and other work requirements for resolution.

 Essential Duties & Job Functions:

  • Inspects repairs, installs, modifies and maintains plumbing fixtures in water supply and drainage systems.
  • Studies base plans and working drawings to determine work aids required and sequence of installations
  • Operates heavy equipment such as back hoe, dump truck, flush truck, vacuum truck and towed trailers.
  • Locates and marks position of pipe and pipe connections.
  • Cut openings in streets and sidewalks to accommodate pipe fittings using heavy equipment, jack hammers, core drills and concrete saws.
  • Assembles and installs valve, pipe fittings, clamps and pipes composed of metals such as iron, steel, brass, lead and non metals.
  • Join pipe by use of screws, bolts, fittings, solder, plastic solvent, fusion welds, clamps, caulk joints and cut and thread pipe.
  • Fill pipe system with water or air and read pressure gauges to determine whether system is leaking.
  • Utilizes and interprets technical manuals, shop directives, blueprints, sketches, diagrams, and specifications, verbal and written instructions.
  • Responsible for completing daily work order log documenting inspections, maintenance and repair information, to include work performed, materials used and hours worked on each assigned work order.
  • Adheres to proper security practices, foreign object damage procedures and airfield driving regulations, as applicable.
  • Interfaces with customers and responsible for customer feedback, as applicable.
  • Operates motor vehicles in accordance with company vehicle policies.
  • Complies with applicable federal, state, United States Air Force (USAF) and Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) environmental laws and regulations.
  • Complies with health and safety rules and procedures; performs work in a manner that enhances the safety of the work environment.
  • Incumbent will at all times wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as determined by position and duties.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Accountable for:

  • Accurate, timely, and cost effective performance of duties.
  • Working harmoniously with customers and fellow co-workers.
  • Maintaining strict confidentiality of all ACE related matters.
  • Accountable for assigned tools, materials and equipment.
  • Cleanliness and safety of shop and work areas.
Required Skills

Job Requirements (Education, Experience, & Professional


  • Class D Water Certification or the ability to obtain within 90 days of hire date.
  • Class D Waste Water Certification or the ability to obtain within 90 days of hire date.
  • Minimum three (3) years’ plumbing experience in commercial plumbing systems or utility maintenance.
  • High school diploma or equivalency.
  • Current state driver’s license, acceptable driving record and proof of valid insurance.
  • Valid Class B CDL without restrictions or the ability to obtain within 90 days of hire date. Experience operating dump trucks, high pressure trucks, backhoes and bobcats.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain all necessary licenses/IDs/certifications.
  • Ability to solve problems and work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to adapt to changes in technology and applicable facility/infrastructure codes and standards.
  • Familiarity with facility/infrastructure codes and standards, as applicable.
  • Ability to deal with a variety of people in a professional & courteous manner in diverse situations.
  • Proficiency and knowledge of a variety of hand and power tools.
  • Demonstrated working ability read, write, speak and understand English.

Job Requirements


  • Five (5) years’ plumbing experience in commercial plumbing systems or utility maintenance.
  • Backflow prevention training.
  • HAZWOPER certification preferred.
  • Confined space training.
  • Basic computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Military experience.
  • Previous experience working on a military installation.
  • Experience working on Tinker facilities.
  • Familiarity with military-specific facility/infrastructure codes and standards, as applicable.
Job Location
Tinker AFB, Oklahoma, United States
Position Type

Afognak Native Corporation, Alutiiq LLC and their subsidiaries is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
3 years
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