Roto-Rooter is hiring apprentice plumbers to work as drain service technicians / entry level plumbers. People with good communication skills and a mechanical aptitude will thrive in this job. First year Roto-Rooter technicians can expect top-pay, earning $55,000, on average. Pay increases quickly with each year of experience.
Even without prior plumbing experience, you can succeed in this trade if you’re mechanically inclined. We'll provide an initial 12 weeks of paid training plus continual training at our plumbing school. We'll also guide you through the plumber licensing process while you learn the trade. You’ll earn while you learn and enjoy great benefits, job security and career advancement opportunities at Roto-Rooter.
We are the largest national plumbing repair company – a stable, publicly traded company, not a family-owned business. That means there is nothing and nobody standing in the way of your career advancement at Roto-Rooter. Our company culture recognizes and rewards performance, ability and hard work. We also pride ourselves on a supportive work environment. We’re a team, we look out for each other and have open lines of communication with management.
Video Conferencing available for the interview process.
Roto-Rooter is still hiring during the COVID-19 outbreak. We’re conducting interviews using a variety of safe methods that eliminate the need to meet in person. We continue to conduct service calls with enhanced personal protective equipment to keep our employees and customers safe while reducing the chance of spreading the virus.
Roto-Rooter plumbing apprentices/ service technicians use their skills to provide solutions to plumbing and drain problems. In this role, you will perform plumbing & drain services for both residential and commercial customers, in many cases using Roto-Rooter’s proprietary tools and drain cleaning machines. A service call begins with diagnosing problems then providing cost estimates to close the sale. Next, you'll make the necessary repairs for the customer and document estimates and invoices, both in writing and on a provided smart phone. Finally, you’ll collect payment and move on to the next service call.
There are no quotas to meet and we will work with you on a flexible work schedule so you can maintain a work/ home life balance. We also offer easy transfers to any other Roto-Rooter Branch in the nation, should you ever want to relocate.
Minimum 2 years mechanical experience preferred, but not required if you're mechanically inclined, have good communication skills, are self-motivated, and hold a valid driver's license.
At Roto-Rooter we believe that investing in our employees is the best investment we can make. We also care about the health and welfare of our employees and their families. That’s why we are proud of our extensive employee benefit package including:
- Medical insurance
- Prescription Drug Card
- Dental Insurance
- Paid Vacation
- Paid Training
- Life Insurance
- 401K Retirement Savings Plan
- Tuition Reimbursement
- Profit sharing
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, age, national origin, veteran status, military status, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.