Plumbing Student

St. Louis, MO

For over 40 years, Hoffmann Brothers has served as the premier HVAC, Plumbing, Electrical, and Appliance Repair service and installation contractor in the St Louis area. With an aggressive expansion campaign, we are now growing at an exciting rate and facing new challenges as we transform our business and enter new geographic and service markets, like Nashville, TN. 

Over the last 5 years, Hoffmann has grown from a small family business of 50 employees to a 300-member multi-market organization with significant aspirations for further growth. We recognize the quality of our people enables this growth and now is your chance to join our team. 

In 2022, we launched Hoffmann Brothers University, where we harness the power of education to improve the lives of HB employees, customers, and our communities. Hoffmann Brothers University focuses on training new technicians, providing continuing education for current employees, and leadership development for current and future leaders at Hoffmann Brothers. Participants in our University programs will develop skills, knowledge, and mindsets that will advance their careers and Hoffmann Brothers’ success as a business. 

The Plumbing Student position is a paid training program in which students will be taught at a rigorous pace to meet the standard of a 'truck ready' service plumber at Hoffmann Brothers. Students, by the end of the program, must show mastery of troubleshooting, repairing, and replacing water heaters, sump pumps, toilets, faucets, garbage disposals and bathroom fixtures. Assessments will be given throughout the training and passing scores will be required to remain in the program.  

Qualifications: 

  • Interest in a Plumbing Service Career with Hoffmann Brothers  

  • Desire to Learn and Grow 

  • Beginning Knowledge of Tools 

  • Mechanically Minded 

  • Self-Driven with a Strong Work Ethic

  • Valid Drivers License 

  • Team Player 

  • Trustworthy 

  • Honest  

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Engage in classroom and lab activities to build knowledge of service plumbing.  

  • Successful completion of assessments and tasks throughout program. 

  • Assist plumbing technicians on jobsites with tasks assigned. 

  • Maintain record of hours worked daily and weekly. 

  • Perform all duties with a focus on safety of self and others.  

  • Maintain a clean and organized workplace in the office, lab, and customers' property.  

  • Meet weekly with Plumbing Training Lead to monitor progress of learning and mastery of content. 

  • Self-motivate to put in extra time and effort when needed to master content.  

Benefits: 

  • Competitive Hourly Compensation 

  • 401k Matching Program: Hoffmann Brothers will match 100% of the first 4% contributed by employee. 

  • Free Health, Dental, and Vision insurance for the employee, dependents, and spouse (if not offered insurance by current employer) 

  • Generous Paid Vacation 

  • 8 Paid holidays 

  • Bonus Programs 

  • Ample Opportunities for Overtime 

  • Paid Training 

  • Cell Phone Reimbursement 

  • Year-Round Work 

  • Up to $300/yr Tool Bonus 

Safety: 

  • Must consider safety one’s primary job, both for personal, coworker and public benefit, and must have general knowledge of safe working practices and of MO OSHA requirements. 

Requirements: 

  • To adequately perform the duties of this job the employee is regularly and routinely required to sit; stand, walk, stoop, use hands to handle controls; hear, and talk. The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee must be able to climb ladders, work in hot and cold environments, and work in small crawl spaces. The employee must regularly lift and/or move 50lbs and up. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. 

  • The work environment can vary depending on the season and scope of work – employees are required to work outdoors throughout the seasons. The work environment will subject employees to continual interruptions and changing priorities. Effective, consistent, and constant communication with customers, vendors, co-workers, and others is required.


Hoffmann Brothers is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.