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Iowa City, IA

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Mechanical Distribution
Utilities & Energy Management
Minimum Starting Salary: $ 47,528.00/year based on minimum requirements

Under general supervision, applies knowledge and skill at the journey level to install and repair utility distribution systems consisting of tunnels and buried piping.  The utility systems include steam systems, domestic water systems, compressed air systems, chilled water systems, hot water systems, and storm sewer systems.

Required qualifications:  Four years’ experience in plumbing and pipefitting trade, including apprenticeship, of which one year must be working with steam at pressures greater than 90 psig.  Must have valid driver’s license and ability to meet and maintain UI Driving Policy.  Commercial driver’s license desirable.  Criminal background check will also be required.

Individual must be certified or eligible to become certified in pipe welding in accordance with section IX of the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code in shielded metal arc welding, 6G position.  One year experience working with high pressure steam of 90 psig or more.  Work hours are M – F, 8 am – 4:30 pm, with scheduled on-call assignments required.  Complete information regarding the full benefits package may be viewed at .  To apply for this position, please go to and complete an online merit application for requisitions #20959 by October 2, 2017.  

Questions, please contact: University of Iowa Employment Services, 319-335-2656 General Line; 800-272-6400 Iowa Toll Free.

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

Posted 09/27/17

Job ID: 27830046