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Plumber CV Template + Tips and Download

author Sobhan Mohmand, Career Expert         date 14 Jan 2021

Tip: Use the Plumber CV Template below as an example to help you write your own personal and fully-tailored CV.

Ethan Martin

57 High Street
Mob: 079 4212 3332       Email: [email protected]

Personal profile statement

I am a keen, hard-working, multi-skilled and ambitious qualified Plumber with over five years of experience in installing, repairing and servicing gas appliances and working on a variety of plumbing and heating systems. I am always willing to go the extra mile to deliver a high standard of work and exceed customer needs and expectations.


  • 100% positive Customer Service feedback (2013)


2007 – 2009Level 3 Diploma in Plumbing & HeatingHampstead CollegeResults: DDM (Distinction, Distinction, Merit)

Relevant Modules:

  • Central heating systems including boilers and control wiring
  • Gas Supply Systems
  • Improvement of business products and services
  • Complex hot and cold water systems
  • The regulations governing system design, installation & operation
  • Notification of proposed pipe fitting work

2005 – 2007NVQ Levels 2 EAL Plumbing (Domestic) ApprenticeshipICD

Work experience

Oct 2009 – PresentPlumber           Plumbing Solutions Ltd.

Main duties performed:

  • Fitting pipework to kitchen sinks, baths, W.Cs, and central heating boilers
  • Comprehensive installation of bathroom and kitchen systems
  • Installation and maintenance of central heating systems (in both domestic and commercial properties)
  • Unblocking drains and tracing the layout of pipework around the property
  • Refurbishment work to bathrooms and kitchens
  • Working on internal and external doors and frames
  • Monitoring work performance of apprentices and other junior members of staff
  • Ensuring health and safety regulations are followed in all projects

Mar 2009 – Oct 2009 Domestic Plumber and Heating Engineer         1&2 Ltd.

Main duties performed:

  • Fitting and repairing taps, rowans and down pipes
  • Installing and repairing domestic kitchen systems
  • Installing heating and solar panel systems
  • Repairing pipes, sinks, baths, basins, etc.
  • Explaining the system’s user manuals to customers and clients
  • Advising clients on the best products to suit their needs
  • Provided aftercare and future sales advice to clients

Jan 2009 – Mar 2009Self-Employed         Sole Trader

Main duties performed:

  • Working on all aspects of domestic plumbing on a freelance basis
  • Installing and maintaining domestic hot and cold water systems
  • Installing washing machines, dishwashers, cookers, etc.
  • Servicing gas boilers (including aftercare and follow-on appointments)
  • Detecting and locating leaks in pipework and carrying out repairs
  • Inspecting domestic appliances, pipes and electrical systems for problems
  • Fitting bathrooms (from the initial design to the final fitting of the bathroom)

Mar 2007 – May 2007 Apprentice Plumber         Ripon Hardware Centre

Main duties performed:

  • Familiarising with all aspects of the job
  • Detecting and fixing leaking taps
  • Assist senior members of the team with the complete installation of kitchens
  • Carrying out basic diagnostic tests on domestic hot and cold systems


  • Level 2 Diploma in Access to Building Services Engineering (QCF)
  • Basic Plumbing Levels 2 (City & Guilds)
  • Level 1 Certificate Introduction to Plumbing


  • Excellent communications skills
  • The ability to be skilful and quick with hands (manual dexterity)
  • Physically flexible to reach the most difficult/isolated parts of a system
  • Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good understanding of blueprints and the ability to read instruction manuals
  • Emergency repair work
  • Clean UK Driving License

Hobbies and interests

My hobbies include socialising with family and friends, playing snooker and supporting my local football team. In my spare time, I also enjoy doing small DIY projects on the side in order to improve my practical skills and abilities.


Mr Leo Parry
Store Manager, Ripon Hardware Centre
Address: 95 Shire Oak Road, Ripon, YO25 7DE
Tel: 0223 322 2412
Email: [email protected]
Mr Robert Vaughan
Senior Plumber, Plumbing Solutions Ltd.
Address: 9 Fore St, Trench, FY5 2FQ
Tel: 0280 2354 3423
Email: [email protected]

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A Plumber’s job is very much practical, hands-on and does not require a high-level of education in order to excel in it. For this reason, the majority of your CV should clearly focus on your previous work experience, practical skills and personal drive to succeed.

Good Luck!

Written by Sobhan Mohmand
Sobhan is a qualified Careers Advisor and Professional CV Writer with over 10 years of experience in helping job seekers get a job. He is a Member of the Careers Development Institute (CDI) and is listed on the official UK Register of Career Development Professionals. He holds a Level 6 Diploma in Career Guidance and Development (QCF).


    £18.000 – £35.000
    Work Experience
    40+ hours per week


  • Practical Skills
    Having hands-on experience with using tools and equipment
  • Planning
    Working in an organised and systematic manner to accomplish a variety of jobs
  • Observation Skills
    Paying close attention to every aspect of the task or project
  • Problem Solving
    Excellent problem-solving skills to deal with issues or emergencies when required
  • Customer Service
    Ensuring the customer’s needs, expectations and requirements are met
  • Precision
    The ability to work with  exact and accurate measurements

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