Here at UA Local Union 123 Plumbers, Pipefitters, & HVAC-R Techs. Apprentices can choose a specific path to follow, to be trained as a UA Journeyman Plumber, Pipefitter, or HVAC-R Technician. Watch the video below for more information on the Plumbing Trade.
The plumber installs, repairs, maintains, and services piping and plumbing systems and equipment used for drinking (potable) water distribution, sanitary stormwater systems, and waste disposal. They also work on technical installations for Medical Gas, Hydronic in-floor heating, Solar Panels, Heat Pumps, Cross-Connection Control, and many other systems necessary for the health and safety of the general public. Their work is found mostly in the new home building and renovation, high rises, and commercial construction sectors including hospitals schools, and other institutional buildings.