Plumbing Contractor

Vancouver General Contractors specializes in complete home renovations, additions and custom home builds. As part of Canadian General Contractors Group we have offices in Vancouver, Calgary and Ottawa. We operate in a fast-paced, competitive environment, and our main goal is to give our clients the best renovation experience possible.


We are looking for a knowledgeable and experienced plumbing contractor to join our team. The ideal candidate will have already completed an apprenticeship through an accredited post-secondary institution or equivalent training through several years of on-the-job experience.


The plumbing contractor’s responsibilities include reviewing blueprints and consulting with the project manager to plan for the layout and installation of all plumbing, supports and fixtures, ensuring all plumbing works and adheres to the relevant codes and cooperating with other trades on large-scale home renovations or custom home projects.


We believe in building strong relationships with our clients and are looking for charismatic personnel who can communicate our company values and help our clients enjoy the renovation process.


The successful candidate will fulfill the following education, experience and skills requirements;


Completion of a high school diploma

Completion of a plumbing apprenticeship through an accredited post-secondary institution or equivalent on-the-job training

Strong knowledge of water distribution and disposal of waste water

Knowledge of all relevant building codes, regulations and legislation governing the plumbing trade

Effective written and verbal English communication skills

Ability to work independently and to collaborate with other trades

Ability to read and interpret blueprints and building plans

Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Strong organizational skills

Valid driver’s license and reliable access to a vehicle

Demonstrated history of reliability and professionalism in your trade

Ability to supervise others when necessary

Ability to estimate labour and material costs and provide quotes an asset

Ability to lift heavy objects, stand and work in tight spaces for long periods of time

Properly installed plumbing is crucial to the client’s ability to take full advantage of everything their home has to offer. We are seeking a professional, reliable and organized plumbing contractor who respects the often time-sensitive and inconvenient nature of plumbing work for clients in the midst of a home renovation or addition, and does everything in their power to make the process as smooth and expedient as possible. The successful applicant must always represent our company with professionalism while on the job and when engaging with clients.


If you are confident that you fulfill the requirements for this position and want to join our team of passionate, fun and hardworking professionals and tradespeople, we want to hear from you.


Interested applicants please forward a resume and cover letter to the Attention of Jason Victor, HR Recruiter. We thank everyone for their interest however only those who are being considered will be contacted.


For more information about our company, we strongly encourage you to visit our website at www.vancouvergeneralcontractors.com.

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