High-Demand Careers: Your Future as a Plumber, 1st Edition

  • Rachel Given-Wilson
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508187908
  • ISBN-13: 9781508187905
  • DDC: 696
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released October 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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People all over the world rely on plumbers to install and maintain piping systems in homes, offices, factories, and other buildings. For those interested in a career as a plumber, this straightforward title offers a detailed look at the day-to-day work of professionals in the industry, including opportunities for specialization and advancement. Sidebar profiles of real-life plumbers offer insight into the challenging and rewarding aspects of the career. This instructive resource also offers a glimpse at the future of the profession and the effect of new technological developments in the plumbing industry.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: What Does It Take to Be a Plumber?.
2: General Plumbers.
3: Pipe Fitters, Pipelayers, Steamfitters, and Sprinkler.
4: Master Plumbers and Business Owners.
5: The Future of Plumbing.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Authors.
Photo Credits.