Minimum th Certified training for Plumber (Pumps & E/M Mechanic) (programme aligned to PSC/Q 0 released by Indian Plumbing Skills Council)

Minimum 3 years of relevant work experience in lieu of minimum educational qualification

The tasks a Plumber (Pumps & E/M Mechanic) is expected to perform include: Installing pumps and E/M equipment

Repairing pumps and E/M equipment

Performing pre-installation activities

Performing post-installation quality checks and tests

Diagnosing the problem/defect in the plumbing systems

Following safety and health regulations

Working knowledge of various tools and equipment used

Basic knowledge of the terminologies used in pump systems and E/M systems

Knowledge of the types of water supply

Detailed knowledge of the installation procedure for pumps and E/M systems

Detailed knowledge of the pre-installation procedures for pumps and E/M systems

Detailed knowledge of the repair and maintenance procedure of pumps and E/M systems

Detailed knowledge of post-installation quality checks and tests performed for pumps and E/M systems

Knowledge of the units of measurements

Knowledge of how to calculate material requirements

In-depth knowledge of how to dismantle and reassemble the pump assembly

Detailed knowledge of how to dismantle the pump and E/M system for overhaul

Knowledge of proper material disposal procedure

Basic knowledge of mathematical calculations

Knowledge of Hindi or any regional language

Previous on-the-job training

Good communication skills

Reading skills

Team spirit

Decision-making skills

Organizing 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 fatigue etc. if not taken care of

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(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

The Swach Bharat Abhiyaan will create an increase in the demand for Plumber (Pumps & E/M Mechanic). This will increase job opportunities across India for Plumber (Pumps & E/M Mechanic).

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 towns across India

Will be updated

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO)

Will be updated