Plumber Journeyman - CONSTRUCTION

Plumbing · Indianapolis, Indiana
Department Plumbing
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

GEMCO Constructors, headquartered in Indianapolis, IN, is a mechanical, electrical, plumbing, building automation systems and service contractor providing comprehensive design and build solutions for its customers throughout the United States.


The Journeyman Plumber is responsible for the proper and timely installation of plumbing to new and existing construction projects.





  • Review blueprints and building codes to determine optimal work procedures
  • Lay out, install, and properly assemble plumbing systems in a construction setting.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, drawings, layouts, and specification



  • Proficient in all phases of projects (underground, top out, and set out)
  • Have basic hand tools and know how to use properly and safely. 


 Must be able to work with a vast range of materials and know proper installation of products listed below but not limited to:

  • PVC DWV sch 40
  • CPVC sch 40 & 80
  • PEX
  • Uponor
  • Cast Iron
  • Copper sweat, brazing & propress
  • Carriers for WC, EWC, Lav, and urinals
  • Hangers and supports Roof drains
  • Water heaters
  • Set all types of fixtures for finish
  • Ice machines



  • Any combination totaling 5 years work experience in plumbing construction, remodeling, construction project coordination experience.
  • Journeyman card preferred but not required.
  • Knowledge of all phases of building construction, including work commonly done by the various building crafts.
  • Knowledge of plumbing and structural systems.
  • Knowledge of building materials, tools, and machines.
  • Ability to read blueprints and specifications for buildings.


Physical Requirements:

  • The position may require standing, bending, reaching, lifting a majority of the work day.
  • Lift repetitively 50 pounds.
  • Climb ladders.
  • Work from scaffolding and lifts.
  • Other manual labor as required.


Our employees are our most valuable asset. That's why at GEMCO Constructors we are committed to a comprehensive employee benefit program that helps our employees stay healthy and feel secure.


  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • Voluntary Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Accident
  • Critical Illness
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)


Our core purpose "DECISIVENESS, DEPENDABILITY, INITIATIVE, RESOURCEFULNESS and FLEXIBILITY". GEMCO Constructors Mission is to deliver high-quality, cost-effective projects on schedule by employing and supporting motivated, consistent, and focused teams. We empower our employees to do the right thing at the right time for the right cost, to build relationships with our customers and each other to drive a sustainable future.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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    Indianapolis, Indiana
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