Plumber

Jordan Harris

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Installs, inspects, maintains and repairs malfunctions to heating, cooling, fresh air, sprinkler, fire protection, pumps, pool filtration, pool chemical controls and plumbing systems.

Why would you like to work in that industry?

I would like to be a plumber because of the money. For example, if I am a plumber . I would get paid 36.77 dollars hourly- bi-weekly 80 dollars Monday to Friday.

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To be a licensed plumber you need an apprenticeship and you need a red seal. You need an apprenticeship or associate's degree in plumbing. The schools that offer this programs are Conestoga Waterlod, Algonquin Woodroffe, Durham Whitby, Fleming Peterborough, Mohawk Stoney Creek, George Brown CASA LOMA Campus. When I get out of high school I will get my apprenticeship in college. I hope to accomplish a career in plumbing and I also want to accomplish a lot of money. My short term goal would be making a little bit of money. My long term goal would be to make a lot of money and get benefits.

Are there jobs available?

There is one job open with the city of Toronto.

Are there opportunities for promotions or to grow in this industry?

First year you are making 40% of journey men base rate by your 5th year you are making 85% of your journey men base rate and then you become a foremen. The average salary for a plumber is 36.77 dollars/hour and 80 dollars/ bi-weekly.

What is the average salary?

If I work Monday to Friday at 7:00 am to 3:00 pm in two weeks I would make 367.7dollars because I would be making 36.77 dollars an hour.

Highlight the key qualifications for the job/career?

To be a licensed plumber you need an apprenticeship and you need a red seal.

What level of education will you need?

You need an apprenticeship or associate's degree in plumbing.

What schools offer that program?

The schools that offer this programs are Conestoga Waterlod, Algonquin Woodroffe, Durham Whitby, Fleming Peterborough, Mohawk Stoney Creek, George Brown CASA LOMA Campus.

When do you expect to start in the career?

When I get out of high school I will get my apprenticeship in college.

What do you hope to accomplish in this career?

I hope to accomplish a career in plumbing and I also want to accomplish a lot of money.

What are your short term and long term goals?

My long term goal would be to make a lot of money and get benefits.

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Park and Rec's

Local 46

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Plumber jobs of Toronto

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