Plumbers assemble, repair and maintain cold and hot water pipes, drainage networks (rain and sewage water) and fit sanitary appliances.
Among their skills are the installing plumbing and its fixtures in new buildings.
When these skills are specified, assembly and installation of electric water heaters, sinks and toilets using manual or electric tools are all required.
And among the tasks that employers demand of these professionals, are mainly those of measuring, cutting, connecting, bending, joining, installing, maintaining and repairing pipes in plumbing systems.
They are also required to inspect, examine and test installed systems and pipes, using pressure gauges, hydrostatic analysers, simple observation or other methods.Information extracted from the Observatory of Occupations of the State Employment Public Service.