Journeyman Plumber

Birmingham, Alabama

Are you interested in working with a great award-winning team where you will be appreciated? Drain Werks is a well-established company driven by integrity and quality workmanship. We are looking to hire quality individuals who are eager to learn and improve their skills. 

At  Drain Werks, our technicians are appreciated and treated as valuable, serious plumbing professionals. You will be working with a team who specializes in complex plumbing needs offering an opportunity to enhance your plumbing career and learn from a dedicated team.

We are looking for someone interested in a long-term opportunity to advance with a growing company. If you are interested, please APPLY now.


The Journeyman Plumber is responsible for diagnosing and repairing plumbing equipment in both residential and commercial environments. This position will inspect the effectiveness and safety of the plumbing system. You will lead customers to informed and confident buying decisions by providing extraordinary customer service.  

Our Rewards:

  • Generous performance pay

  • Company vehicle

  • Advanced technology – iPhone, iPad, and access to integrated software

  • 401(k) with fully vested company match

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance

  • Health Savings and Flexible Spending accounts

  • Variety of ancillary benefits

  • Paid time off

  • Professional development

  • Employee discounts

Essential Job Duties:

  • Diagnose and provide detailed plumbing repair solutions to customers

  • Obtains agreement for services before performing work

  • Completes all required documentation on services and may collect, record, and deliver fees to the office

  • Performs pipe inspection with cameras

  • Unclogs sewers, kitchen and bathroom sinks, tubs, toilets, etc. using plumbing snakes and machines

  • Maintains service truck with adequate inventory and vehicle maintenance

Other Duties:

  • Performs other duties as requested

  • Work with and act as mentor to an apprentice plumber

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Proficient in repairing and maintenance of plumbing systems

  • Ability to complete repairs and service plumbing systems

  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate ideas related to policies and procedures and provide guidance to management and employees, verbally and in writing

  • Ability to follow safety standards

  • Ability to manage time effectively and efficiently

  • Ability to multitask

  • Regular and reliable attendance

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Possess a valid driver’s license

  • Eligible to work in the U.S. without sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications (not required):

  • Any plumbing certifications

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to operate tablet, mobile phone and other field equipment as needed

  • Ability to read, write, speak, hear, see, think, communicate, concentrate, learn, and work

  • Ability to lift/carry up to 100lbs repeatedly during work hours

  • Ability to climb up and down ladders and/or step stools repeatedly during work hours

  • Ability to sit/stand for long periods of time during work hours

  • Ability to work in small, confined dark spaces such as crawl spaces, attics, etc.

  • Ability to work in a wide range of temperatures (indoor/outdoor)

  • Ability to travel up to 75% of the time between job sites and customer locations

  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation


  • 8-hour shift

  • Day shift

  • Monday to Friday

  • Overtime

Supplemental pay types:

  • Signing bonus


  • Driver's License (Required)

Work Location: 

  • One location

Journeyman Plumber

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