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Southwest Pipe Trades UA Local 68 of Houston, Texas Recruitment

Licensed Journeyman Plumber – Beaumont, Texas

Job Description: Looking for two journeymen with at least 6 months experience on their state plumbing license. Multiple positions need to be filled including commercial and service work. Responsibilities: Must have State of Texas Plumbing License Be personable with consumers Have a clean driving record Assemble and install plumbing systems Troubleshoot and repair pipe and

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Southwest Pipe Trades UA Local 68 of Houston, Texas Recruitment

Licensed Journeymen Plumbers and Apprentices (Service and Commercial) – Houston, Texas

Job Description: We are seeking journeymen plumbers and apprentices (service and commercial) to join our team! The selected individual will do typical commercial or service plumbing work. Responsibilities: Assemble and install plumbing systems Troubleshoot and repair pipe and pipeline systems Review blueprints and building codes to determine optimal work procedures Maintain and repair septic and

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Southwest Pipe Trades UA Local 68 of Houston, Texas Recruitment

Licensed Journeyman Service Plumber – Corpus Christi, Texas

Job Description: We are seeking a licensed journeyman service plumber to join our team! The selected individual will do typical residential and commercial service work. Responsibilities: Must have State of Texas Plumbing License Be personable with consumers Have a clean driving record Assemble and install plumbing systems Troubleshoot and repair pipe and pipeline systems Review

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Southwest Pipe Trades UA Local 100 of Dallas, Texas Travelers Needed

Pipe Welders Needed: Dallas

Job Description: There is an immediate need in the Dallas area on multiple jobsites for pipe welders, who have experience in the following welding processes: Stick, TIG and MIG. Location: Dallas, Texas Trades Needed: Pipe Welders Start Date: Immediately Total Package: $44.48 ($33.48 on the paycheck and $11 in benefits) Contact: Email Richard Johnston [email protected] or Grady Toler [email protected]

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Southwest Pipe Trades Association - Government Affairs

Passing H.B. 636 will keep vital State Plumbing Board

House Bill 636 will be heard on March 10 during the committee of Licensing and Administrative Procedures. If approved, the bill will allow the Texas State Board of Plumbing Examiners (TSBPE) to continue providing the valuable services related to reviewing applications and granting plumbing licenses. In 2019, Gov. Greg Abbott issued an executive order extending

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Southwest Pipe Trades Association - News

Plumbing Materials Arrive in North Texas, thanks to the United Association

On Thursday morning, the Southwest Pipe Trades Association (SWPTA) and representatives from its affiliated Local Unions met in Dallas to load trucks with plumbing supplies to address plumbing emergencies across Texas. The United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing, Pipefitting and Sprinkler Fitting Industry (UA) and the Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA)

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Union HVAC Technician repairs a refrigerator

5 Things to Look for When Hiring an HVAC Company

When you need service for your building’s heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system, it’s always a good idea to get the help of a company that specializes in HVAC services for commercial buildings. An HVAC contractor has the expertise to install, repair, and maintain your system, meaning they can ensure your unit is operating

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Profession Union Sprinkler Fitter Inspecting Sprinkler System

The Importance of Sprinkler Fitters

Between the start of a fire and when firefighters arrive on the scene, enough time will have passed for people’s lives to be put in danger and for property to be damaged. According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), it only takes two minutes for a fire to become deadly and five minutes for

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