Oak View Group

Senior Plumber | Dallas Fair Park

Location US-TX-Dallas
Job ID
2022-8436
Group
OVG - Venue Management
Location Name
Dallas Fair Park VM
Category
Venue Management
Type
Regular Full-Time

Oak View Group

Oak View Group is a sports and entertainment company engaged in a wide variety of activities, including arena development, facility management, arena and stadium alliance, sponsorships and partnerships, security services, publications, conferences, and consulting. The company, privately held, is headquartered in Los Angeles, California with offices throughout the world.

Overview

This is a highly skilled position requiring the incumbent to be responsible for all aspects of the installation, maintenance, inspection, operation and repair of the plumbing systems in the facility.

 

 

Responsibilities

  • Installs and repairs plumbing systems, apparatus, plumbing and plumbing components, and repair to all center plumbing and atmospheric control systems including sprinkler systems and fountains. 
  • Plans and implements the installation of natural gas pipelines and potable or wastewater pipes, including the cost projection for parts and man-hours to support the installation of improvement projects.
  • Serves as the plumbing lead to ensure jobs are completed according to code and maintains leave use, hours worked, and performance records on lower level plumbers.
  • Assemble pipe sections, tubing and fittings, using couplings, clamps, screws, bolts, cement, plastic solvent, caulking, or soldering, brazing and welding equipment.
  • Review blueprints and building codes and specifications to determine work details and procedures.
  • Fill pipes or plumbing fixtures with water or air and observe pressure gauges to detect and locate leaks.
  • Study building plans and inspect structures to assess material and equipment needs, to establish the sequence of pipe installations, and to plan installation around obstructions such as electrical wiring.
  • Keep records of assignments and produce detailed work reports.
  • Locate and mark the position of pipe installations, connections, passage holes, and fixtures in structures, using measuring instruments such as rulers and levels.
  • Measure, cut, thread, and bend pipe to required angle, using hand and power tools or machines such as pipe cutters, pipe-threading machines, and pipe-bending machines.
  • Install pipe assemblies, fittings, valves, appliances such as dishwashers and water heaters, and fixtures such as sinks and toilets, using hand and power tools.
  • Cut openings in structures to accommodate pipes and pipe fittings, using hand and power tools.
  • Hang steel supports from ceiling joists to hold pipes in place.
  • Repair and maintain plumbing, replacing defective washers, replacing or mending broken pipes, and opening clogged drains.
  • Assist external maintenance contractors.
  • Perform fill and drain functions that may be necessary for events and activities
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Ability to read and write in English.
  • Good mathematical, organizational and attention to detail skills/abilities required.
  • Person must be able to lift heavy objects of varying weight and size.
  • Considerable knowledge of the methods, practices, materials and tools used in the plumbing trade.
  • Considerable knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the plumbing trade.
  • Ability to prepare and work from sketches and plans and to understand oral and written instructions.
  • Some general training and/or experience with other skilled trades highly desired.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

  • Journeyman’s license required.  Master’s license preferred.
  • Current plumbing license required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • These physical demands are representative of the physical requirements necessary for an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the Plumber Job. Reasonable accommodation can be made to enable people with disabilities to perform the described essential functions of the Plumber Job.
  • While performing the responsibilities of the Plumber, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. The employee is constantly required to exert various types of physical exertion, such as prolonged reaching, bending, kneeling, and lifting. Vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

 

  • While performing the responsibilities of the Plumber, these work environment characteristics are representative of the environment the Plumber will encounter. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable people with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the Plumber Job.
  • The Plumber works in indoor and outdoor work settings with mild to adverse exposure to environmental hazards. The incumbent must be able to climb stairs and ladders and walk long distances to access all areas of the facility. The noise level in the work environment is usually mild to loud. Incumbents in this position work in varying settings and will be subject to noise and atmospheric conditions such as fumes, odor, dust, etc.

Qualifications

 

  • Associate degree preferred but not required.
  • 5+ years’ technical and trade experience in the plumbing field.
  • Understanding of the current regulations within the plumbing field.
  • Knowledge of the techniques and tools, equipment or apparatus used in the plumbing trade.

Strengthened by our Differences. United to Make a Difference.

At OVG, we understand that to continue positively disrupting the sports and live entertainment industry, we need a diverse team to help us do it. We also believe that inclusivity drives innovation, strengthens our people, improves our service, and raises our excellence. Our success is rooted in creating environments that reflect and celebrate the diverse communities in which we operate and serve, and this is the reason we are committed to amplifying voices from all different backgrounds.

Vaccination Statement

We are committed to ensuring all our buildings and office locations are the safest in the world for artists, teams, employees, and fans. Based on recent encouraging trends in the U.S. and Canada. We highly encourage our employees to continue to get vaccinate and boosted against COVID-19.   Should circumstances change, we may need to reinstate vaccination requirements, in whole or in part, to safeguard the health of our employees, guests, performers, athletes, and partners.

EEO

Oak View Group is committed to equal employment opportunity. We will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis (“protected class”) including, but not limited to veteran status, uniform service member status, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law.

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