Maintenance Plumber

Service Plumber

Minimum 5th Certified training for Plumber (Maintenance & Servicing) Assistant (programme aligned to PSC/Q 009 released by Indian Plumbing Skills Council)

Minimum 2 years of work experience as a semi-skilled helper in lieu of minimum educational qualification

The tasks a Plumber (Maintenance & Servicing) Assistant is expected to perform include: Assisting in the maintenance and servicing of sanitary fixtures

Assisting in replacing and repairing sanitary fixtures and fittings

Assisting in diagnosing the problem in the plumbing system

Following safety and health regulations

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 the basic units of measurement Basic knowledge of maintaining plumbing systems

Basic knowledge of repairing plumbing systems

Previous on-the-job training

Knowledge of Hindi or a regional language

Good communication skills

Team spirit

Decision-making skills

Organization skills Result-oriented

It is a field job No need to handle a team

Local travelling is a major part of the job

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 from company to company

Shift system is available in some organizations

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?No

This job is not considered hazardous or dangerous One may develop occupational hazards like body ache, fatigue, etc. if not taken care of

For freshers INR 8,000 to INR 10,000 per month

For candidates with over 2 yearsexperience INR 15,000 to INR 20,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Market Watch

The Swach Bharat Abhiyaan will create an increase in demand for Plumber (Maintenance & Servicing) Assistant. This will increase job opportunities across India for Plumber (Maintenance & Servicing) Assistant.

Apart from the Indian market, there is massive demand for skilled plumbers in the UAE. The boom in the construction industry in the Middle East has led to an increase in international job opportunities for plumbers.

Construction companies

Residential complexes and buildings

Corporate organizations and complexes

Malls and departmental stores


Restaurants and hotels Companies dealing with plumbing work

Cities and town across India

Will be updated

Amrita Vidhwa Vidyapeetham University

Additional Skill Acquisition Programme

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