Primary Purpose:

Under general supervision, maintain the flow and drainage of water, air, and other gases by assembling, installing, and repairing pipes, fittings, and plumbing fixtures districtwide. Maintain and provide for the safe condition and operation of all plumbing systems in district facilities, including managing backflow devices, gas pressure testing and all state mandated processes applicable to Del Valle ISD.


Minimum Qualifications of a Master Plumber:








Major Responsibilities and Duties:

(The following statements describe the general purpose and responsibilities assigned and should not be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions that may be assigned or skills that may be required)




The Educators' Code of Ethics is set forth in Texas Administrative Code to provide rules for standard practices and ethical conduct toward students, professional colleagues, school officials, parents, and members of the community.



Organization Management


The operations foreman manages administrative, fiscal, and facilities functions responsibly through activities such as the following:




Organization Improvement

The operations foreman promotes efforts to improve the school or organization through activities such as the following:



Communication and Community Relations

The operations foreman promotes a positive tone for school or community relations through activities such as the following:



Professional Growth and Development

The operations foreman provides leadership in professional growth and development through activities such as the following:



Qualities of a Master Plumber  

The operations foreman exhibits qualities such as the following:



Supervisory Responsibilities: Supervises general maintenance techs as assigned for project or job specific services.

Mental Demands/Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:

Tools/Equipment Used: Plumbing tools and equipment including pipe bender, propane torch; hand tools; power tools; light truck or van, trailer, pressure washer, grinder, ladder, pipe threader, plumbing snake, and related plumbing tools.

Posture: Frequent standing, kneeling/squatting, bending/stooping, pushing/pulling, and twisting; work in tiring and uncomfortable positions including climbing, crawling and working in confined spaces.

Motion: Frequent walking, climbing stairs/ladders/scaffolding, grasping/squeezing, wrist flexion/extension, and overhead reaching; frequent driving

Lifting: Heavy lifting and carrying (50 pounds and over) on a daily basis

Environment: Work outside and inside, on slippery or uneven walking surfaces; frequent exposure to extreme hot and cold temperatures, dust, toxic chemicals and fumes, noise, vibration, and electrical hazards; work around gas lines; work around machinery with moving parts; may work in tight or enclosed spaces; may work alone; regularly work irregular hours; occasional prolonged hours; frequent districtwide travel

Mental Demands: Maintain emotional control under stress

The foregoing statements describe the general purpose and responsibilities assigned to this job and are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties that may be assigned or skills that may be required.