Apprentice Plumber - Kennewick, WA

Employer: JRT Mechanical

Job Description:
Apprentice Plumber

JRT Mechanical recruits quality people who want to love coming to work everyday!

Are you interested in joining the plumbing trade? Upon getting hired for this position, we'll hire you on as a laborer and help you accepted to the Construction Industry Training Council (CITC) apprenticeship program. The 4-year apprenticeship program is 100% paid by JRT and all you need to do is dedicate yourself to the trade and get 4 years of experience to eventually obtain your Journeyman license.

No experience required!!

Are you looking for a company that cares about you, your family and its customers? We want to be your employer! JRT Mechanical is a company that is geared around its 4 Core Values:


Employment Benefits Offered:

Health Insurance
Dental Insurance
Vision Insurance
Paid Vacations/Holidays
Paid Training
Wellness program
401k Profit Sharing
Supplemental plans (Ex. Accident, Disability)
New technology
And many more!

Job Description:

Read blueprints and other technical documents to asses building needs and pipe/plumbing fixture plans
Work under Journeyman supervision to install, assemble, maintain, and repair pipes and plumbing fixtures
Affix clamps, screws, brazing, soldering, welds, etc. to pipes and tubes
Measure and modify pipes accordingly by cutting, threading, or bending pipes by using specialized tools
Install and/or repair household appliances like dishwashers, water heaters, toilets, sinks, etc.
Diagnose plumbing problems and work to resolve any issues
Repair or replace damaged parts
Locate and repair water line leaks and remove clogs
Follow state laws and regulations and adhere to local building codes

The Work:

Work located in the Tri Cities and surrounding area.
The projects are new construction with approximately 50% of our work prevailing wages.
We perform a wide range of work including apartments & hotels to schools, and large industrial buildings.

The Apprenticeship:

To qualify for CITC’s Plumbing Program you must furnish the following documents:

Proof of age (must be 18 or older)
Proof of high school graduation or GED
Official transcript(s) showing courses and grades
Algebra requirement of a ‘C’ average or better
Geometry requirement of a ‘C’ average or better
Successfully complete the Scheig Test ($35) administered by CITC.

More information on the apprenticeship:


If you have a stable job history, have a commercial Washington and/or Oregon Journeyman card, have experience in the industry and share our values, we would like to talk to you about starting a long-term career with JRT Mechanical. We are a family owned business with family values, offering a competitive wage with excellent benefits. We appreciate our people!

If you are licensed in both Washington and Oregon that is a plus, with a higher wage offered!

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer – Drug-Free Workplace

Apply here on Indeed or our website!

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Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $14.00- $22.00 per hour

Contact Person:
Location: Kennewick, WA
Application Method:
Base Pay: DOQ

Posted on December 28, 2021

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