Position Overview

Plumber’s Assistant help plumbers, steamfitters, pipefitters, or pipelayers by performing tasks requiring less skill. Duties comprise using, delivering or holding materials or tools, and cleaning work area and tools. Plumber’s Assistant needed to carefully and constantly assist Plumbers in completing the rough and finish stages of the plumbing portions.

The following resume sample for plumber assistant contains detailed qualifications, duties, job description and skills. Tailor this sample as per your requirements. Also include this Plumber Assistant Cover Letter with your job application package.

Note: This resume sample is also useful for the following similar positions:

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2. Pipe Cutter
3. Pipe Fitter Helper
4. Gas Fitter Helper
5. Sprinkler Fitter
6. Plumbing Assembler-Installer
7. Sewer Pipe Layer Helper
8. Sprinkler Fitter Helper
9. Trench Pipe Layer Helper

See also: Plumber Assistant Resume Sample 2


Plumber’s Assistant Resume Sample


David K. Smith

25 Example Street | Canton, OH 65991 | Contact # | Email Address

Objective: Seeking a challenging position as a plumber assistant utilizing plumbing assistance skills and abilities.

Key Qualifications
• 6 months’ hands-on experience in plumbing field
• Highly skilled in troubleshooting and adapting to different plumbing situations
• Willing to travel to various site locations
• Demonstrated ability to work accurately and efficiently
• Possess a valid driver’s license
• In-depth knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the plumbing
• Thorough understanding of plumbing machines including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
• Profound ability to inspect equipment, structures, or materials to make out the cause of errors or other problems or defects

May 2011 – Dec 2011
K. Hovnanian Companies – Canton, OH
Plumber’s Assistant
• Helped in fitting pipes, valves and couplings
• Disassembled and removed spoiled pipes
• Dug and mark ditches
• Laid and joined pipe for water and sewer service
• Measured, cut, thread and assembled new pipes
• Cleaned work area and machines by means of solvent and rags
• Clean and renew steam traps.
• Immersed pipes in chemical solution to remove dirt, oil, and scale
• Mounted brackets and hangers on walls and ceilings to hold pipes


High School Diploma

Other Skills
• Good communication and interpersonal skills
• Excellent attention to detail
• Good math skills including arithmetic, algebra, geometry and calculus