Plumber – Kodiak, AK, US


Plumber – Kodiak, AK, US


Department: Facilities Operations Management
Location: Kodiak, AK, US

NIKA is hiring for a Plumber for a base operations support services contract at the US Coast Guard Base in Kodiak, AK!

Named a “Top Workplace” by the Washington Post, NIKA is a well-established company that is focused on growth within an entrepreneurial environment. We work with governments to operate and manage their real property. Our operations management, engineering, and project management services provide our customers with the value and expertise to ensure operational readiness for complex and mission-critical facilities.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Carry out regular maintenance of plumbing systems on-site.
  • Perform installation of plumbing systems at new properties.
  • Inspect previously installed plumbing systems at commercial and residential sites.
  • Perform any necessary repairs to previously installed systems.
  • Answer calls for plumbing issues from general contractors.
  • Keep up to date with current safety regulations and requirements for the various plumbing systems a company installs and maintains.
  • Work carefully to follow all current regulations for plumbing work to ensure that all installed systems pass inspections.
  • Communicate well with clients to ensure client satisfaction.
  • Communicate well with team members and fellow employees.
  • Manage a work log.
  • Provide information regarding plumbing system upkeep to customer.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • At least two years of related experience required.
  • Valid plumbing license
  • Good working knowledge of water supply, heating, and ventilation systems.
  • Proficiency in reading blueprints and using plumbing tools.
  • Ability to pass a background check and drug screening.

NIKA provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, NIKA takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated.