The skills section of a plumber resume enable you mention your particular training and education in plumbing or outline personality traits that would be beneficial for a prospective employer. This section can also be labeled as Strengths or Capabilities.

When making skills section of a plumber resume, review your experience and training for appropriate skills. 90% percent of those interviewed cannot make out their skills and lots of fail to recognize transferable skills they acquired thorough non-relevant experiences. Take a personal record of what you can do, and make out the things that make you the best applicant.

Plumber Skills for Resume

• Highly skilled in assembling, modifying and repairing plumbing systems and tools

• Well versed in installing pipes fixtures of heating, water and drainage systems

• Proficient in a wide variety of plumbing installations, gas system piping, chiller/boiler piping and  waste water system

• Profound knowledge of plumbing codes and trade practices

• Outstanding ability to estimate materials, labor and equipment costs

• Able to execute plumbing orders efficiently using blueprints and drawings

• Special talent for measuring and cutting pipes of different sizes

• Accurate in utilizing and maintaining plumbing tools and equipment

• Proven record of troubleshooting complex plumbing systems

• Experience working with various pipe materials and fittings

• Knowledge of industrial as well as commercial plumbing protocols

• Competent at making holes safely in walls and ceilings to gain access to piping

• Talented in performing hydrostatic and pressure tests to find out leakage

• Creative and independent thinker with exceptional problem solving skills

• Familiar with fire protection strategies and plumbing systems codes

• Able to comply with OSHA standards and safe working techniques

• Effectively and timely take and execute instructions

• Known to work independently and collaboratively with limited guidance

• Self-motivated and a self-starter with exceptional communication and time management skills

• Demonstrated ability to perform plumbing work efficiently without supervision

• Proven ability to maintain records and organize daily activity reports