What Plumbing Positions look like at Kimbel

Journeyman & Master Plumber


Journeyman and Master Plumbers lead jobs, crews, projects, and Apprentice Plumbers. Licensed Plumbers at Kimbel Mechanical Systems work primarily in new residential and multi-family construction. Journeymen and Master Plumbers must have knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within the plumbing field.


Journeyman and Master Plumbers install, modify, inspect, repair, and maintain plumbing fixtures in water, gas, and drainage systems according to specifications and building codes. Journeyman and Master Plumbers perform necessary tasks on all phases of plumbing by relying on experience and knowledge. Journeyman and Master Plumbers identify plumbing and safety problems applicable to the installation and take necessary corrective action. Must be able to read blueprints, take supervision and/or contractor instruction, and complete quality control sheets. Must be able to make decisions on the job site without disruption to the business or to work and job quality.


Must have a valid Journeyman or Masters license.

Physical Requirements

Must be able to sit, stand and walk for long periods of time. Lifting heavy objects, crawling, and bending required 50% of the time in this job. Must be able to go up and downstairs, into crawl spaces, and sit in a vehicle to get to the job sites. Must be able to bend/stoop, squat/crouch, climb, kneel and twist. Must be able to climb ladders, work both inside and outside, and around moving equipment.