Plumbing Apprenticeship

  • Nationwide Placement
  • Sasolburg, Free State, South Africa
  • Jun 30, 2017
Internship Construction Maintenance / Repair

Job Description

Plumbing Apprenticeship Opportunity 2017

As a Plumbing apprentice, you’ll learn about the installation and maintenance of plumbing systems and components. You be working under minimal supervision to complete the installation and maintenance of domestic hot water, cold water, sanitation, drainage, and rainwater systems.

Your job could include the installation, maintenance, commissioning and servicing of domestic plumbing and heating systems and equipment, including:

  • Showers, baths and sinks
  • Drainage pipes, plastic and copper water pipes and guttering
  • Heating systems fueled by gas, solar thermal, heat pumps, oil and coal

Other tasks that you may be asked to carry out include:

  • Detecting leaks
  • Solving dimensional problems with applied maths skills
  • Making adjustments to surrounding environment to accommodate new systems
  • Clearing away debris
  • Cleaning and maintaining tools

You will work on site for four days per week and attend college for one day a week. Most site hours are Monday to Friday, 08.00-17.00.

Person Specification

  • Punctual
  • Positive attitude to work and colleagues
  • Ability and awareness of working safely
  • Self-motivation
  • Desire to learn
  • Has strong self-awareness
  • Is both resilient and committed
  • Is always looking to improve
  • Enjoys being a team player

Qualifications required

  • Good written and verbal communication skills, including the skill of listening and following both simple and complex instructions.
  • At least a complete grade 12 certificate is required

Allowance/Stipend - R4100.00pm

Selected candidates for this Apprenticeship Programme will be paid a apprentice allowance .The allowance is not a salary, but is intended to cover basic cost of expenses such as traveling and meals.

Interested candidates who meets above requirement should apply now with your full resume, CV and covering letter to the following fax number: 0862185909

We regret that only short-listed candidates will be notified;If you do not recieve a response within 14 working days, please consider your application to be unsuccessful.

Job Level


Salary Range

R1 000 - R5 000 per month