Sanitary System

Piping System

Minimum 5th Certified training Plumber (Sanitary Fixtures Fitter Assistant) (programme aligned to PSC/Q 008 released by Indian Plumbing Skills Council)

Minimum 6 months of work experience as an unskilled helper in lieu of minimum educational qualification

The tasks a Plumbing (Sanitary Fixtures Fitter Assistant) is expected to perform include: Assisting in pre-installation activities

Assisting in the installation of sanitary fixtures and fittings

Assisting in the repair and maintenance of sanitary fixtures and fittings

Performing post-installation basic quality checks Following safety and health regulations

Basic knowledge of the installation procedure and techniques

Basic knowledge of relevant tools and equipment

Basic knowledge of the units of measurements

Basic knowledge of the proper material disposal procedure

Basic knowledge of repair and maintenance procedures and techniques

Basic knowledge of how to perform post-installation checks and tests

Knowledge of Hindi or any other regional language

Good communication skills

Team spirit

Organizing skills

Decision-making skills

It is a field job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is a 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 every day. This may vary from company to company

Shift system may be 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 back ache and fatigue, if not taken care of

For freshers INR 6,000 to INR 8,000 per month

For candidates with over 2 yearsexperience INR 10,000 to INR 15,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

The Swach Bharat Abhiyaan will create an increase in the demand for Plumber (Sanitary Fixtures Fitter Assistant). This will increase job opportunities across India for Plumber (Sanitary Fixtures Fitter 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

Towns and cities across India

Will be updated

Amrita Vidhwa Vidyapeetham University

Additional Skill Acquisition Programme

Will be updated