Skilled Trades Apprentice – (Plumbing/Steamfitting) (3 Positions)

Position Summary

UConn’s Facilities Operations Department has three job openings for Skilled Trades Apprentice Plumbing and Steamfitting positions.  These positions will receive on-the-job training and vocational education in order to complete the requirements of a QCW Plumbing and Steamfitting job classification within a period of time normally not to exceed two years. The Skilled Trades Apprentice Plumbing and Steamfitting job classification requires a P-2 plumbing license to be obtained normally within the two-year period. The P-2 license must be maintained throughout employment with the University once promoted to the QCW Plumbing and Steamfitting job classification.

These Skilled Trades Apprentice Plumbing and Steamfitting positions are permanent, full-time, 1st Shift positions, 37.5 hours/week, with a work schedule of Monday – Friday 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  The hourly salary is $24.01 and is non-negotiable.

UConn offers the following benefits for NP-2 employees:

The University offers a competitive salary, outstanding benefits, and a highly desirable work environment. For additional information regarding benefits visit:

These positions are categorized as Emergency Support Services/Essential Staff. Must be willing and able to work during emergency closures/delayed openings due to inclement weather or for significant events that effect campus operations. Applicants must also be willing to respond to emergencies on overtime (nights, weekends, and holidays). Please note that Facilities Operations NP-2 employees may also be required to perform job duties as assigned at any of the Regional Campuses.  A current motor vehicle license is required.


This position closes on February 28th, 2023 at 11:59PM. For more details on the position, or to submit an application, please click on the link below:

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