Minimum 8th(Toberevisedto8thpostst


Minimum 1 year of work experience in the field of plumbing and pipe fitting

The tasks a Supervisor and Foreman, Plumbing and Pipe Fitting is expected to perform include:

Supervising workers engaged in pipe fitting and plumbing operations

Ensuring correct laying, joining and fitting of pipes, drainage system, etc

Studying lay out drawings of pipelines or sanitary fittings depending on tasks to be performed and instructing workers accordingly

Supervising cleaning of blocked drain pipes and correction of leakages if any.

Maintaining records and registers and submitting reports as required

Checking of pipelines and sewerage system periodically for its proper working


Knowledge of basic sanitary fittings and fixtures

Basic knowledge of procedural techniques like bending, cutting, etc

Basic knowledge of various tools and equipment

Knowledge of proper material disposal procedures

Understanding of basic units of measurement

Knowledge of pre-installation preparation procedures

Not applicable

Good communication skills

Leadership skills


Problem Solving skills

Organizational skills

Efficient time managementskills

It is a field job

Need to handle a team

Local travelling is necessary

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary fromcompany to company

Shift system maybe available in some companies

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?This job is suitable for candidates with One Leg (OL) and those who have their Hearing Impaired (HH)

Back disorders caused by excessive or repetitive movements or lifting of heavy loads and staying in one position for long hours and poor postures.Cumulative trauma disorders (CTDs) are disorders of the musculoskeletal and nervous systems that are caused or made worse by repetitive motions or prolonged activities

For freshers - INR 12,000 to INR 15000 per monthFor candidates with over 2 yearsexperience INR 15000 to INR 20000 per month(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

The creation of smart cities in India will create a huge demand for Plumbers in the construction sector. This will have a positive trickle-down effect where more job opportunities will emerge for Supervisors and Foreman to supervise and maintain pipe fittings, sewerage systems, etc. The Swach Bharat Abhiyaan will create an increase in demand for Plumbers. This will increase job opportunities across India for Supervisors and Foreman for plumbing industry. Apart from the Indian market, there is massive demand for skilled Plumbers in UAE. The boom in the construction industry in the Middle East has led to an increase in international job opportunities for Supervisors and Foreman, Pipe and Fittings.

Construction companies

Residential complexes and buildings

Corporate organizations and complexes

Malls and departmental stores


Restaurants and hotels

Companies dealing with plumbing work

Across India

Will be updated

IPA-IIP-IAPMO Plumbing Education to Employment Programme (PEEP)ITIs across India

Amrita Vidhwa Vidyapeetham University Additional Skill Acquisition Programme ITCs across India

Will be updated