Master Pipe Mechanic

Qualified workman positions

Master Pipe Mechanic1

Hourly salary rates and scales (in dollars)

2019-04-02 to 2020-03-31 2020-04-01 to 2021-03-31 2021-04-01 to 2022-03-31 Rate as of 2022-04-01
Single Rate 24,76 25,27 25,78 26,57

Nature of the work*

The principal and customary work of an employee in this class of employment consists in being responsible for plumbing work and performing the most intricate tasks.

Characteristic functions

In general, the employee in this class of employment performs the same functions as the pipe fitter. However, because of his or her qualifications, he or she works more independently and carries out the most intricate tasks.

Moreover, he or she must assume partial or full responsibility for the installation, repair, conversion or renovation of the piping systems of the school board.

If need be, he or she performs any other related duty.

Required qualifications


Hold a contractor’s licence issued by the Bureau des examinateurs en tuyauterie or an appropriate licence issued by a municipality under the Pipe Mechanics Act.

If a master pipe mechanic is required to work with gas, he or she must hold a valid certificate of competency issued by the Régie du gaz naturel.

Hold any other permit or qualification certificate required by law or regulation.

1  No employee who is currently in the employ of the school board or who may become an employee of the school board can request to be attributed this class of employment after the date of the coming into force of the Classification Plan, May 3, 2000 edition.

*The nature of the work, the characteristic duties and the qualifications required are taken from the Classification Plan.