Interested in a career in the plumbing industry? Want to work with the team voted “Best Plumber in Santa Cruz” three years running? We’re hiring, so call Expert Plumbing & Water Heaters Inc. to explore our opportunities for careers!

Do you have what it takes? Our team members are skilled, friendly, reliable, and trustworthy, with valid licenses and certifications. We run a complete background check that includes a criminal check and a driver’s record check.

We also want to meet every prospective team member for an interview to ensure they’re a good fit. You’ll get to meet some of the people you’ll work with and get to ask us any questions you may have.

If you’re great at problem-solving, have a strong work ethic, and always arrive on time, we’d like to hear from you. Contact us online or on the phone and send in your resume and let’s work from there.

We take the careers of our team members seriously, so you’ll have plenty of opportunities to gain experience and grow in your field.

We work on a diverse range of plumbing issues that cover multiple makes and models of appliances. Our service area encompasses much of the Central California Coast, making it easy for you to deal with several types of plumbing systems.

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We are accepting applications for new Plumbing Service Installers, please send us your resume if you fit the below criteria. Note, we will only respond to qualified applicants with 3+ years of experience, as well as candidates who have good job tenure.

Do you have underground plumbing experience? Are you a skilled and experienced plumber looking for a family friendly company to work for? Is your current job a dead end with no room for advancement? Does your current job provide in house training? Good pay? Good benefits? How about a company truck? We are EXPERT PLUMBING & WATER HEATERS, INC. and we have a full time position available for an experienced plumbing installer.

The ideal candidate will be a motivated individual with a strong work ethic and professional demeanor. We are looking for someone with MINIMUM three (3) years experience with emphasis in residential.

Primarily Responsibility:

  • Residential Repipe.
  • Underground sewer repair/replacement.
  • Water service repair/replacement.
  • Gas line repair/replacement.
  • Installing fixtures such as faucets, toilets, shower valves, etc.
  • Setting finish plumbing (toilets, faucets, shower valves).
  • Installing water heaters, water softeners, pumps etc.
  • Replacing valves, PRV’s, etc.

Experience in the following is also helpful:

  • Excavation, asphalt and concrete breaking
  • Sewer line repair and replacement
  • Installing water service lines
  • Installing & repairing gas lines
  • Water heater installs and repairs
  • Repipes
  • Operating high power jetting equipment We are a locally owned and operated company that is committed to excellent customer service! We are looking for amazing people to join our team. Check us out at

What We Offer:

  • Generous Pay depending on experience
  • Benefits (medical, dental, 401K w/ matching)
  • Vacation
  • Training
  • Family Friendly Hours
  • Positive Work Environment
  • Growth Potential


  • Fluent English
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Punctual
  • Clean DMV, California Driver License
  • Clean and neat appearance
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Attention to detail
  • Team player: able to take direction and willing to learn
  • Drug-free


We are actively interviewing for this position – Apply today and our hiring manager will follow up!

EXPERT PLUMBING of Santa Cruz, CA is currently accepting applications for new Plumbing Service Technician. We are looking for the right candidate to fill a full time position as a Service Plumbing Technician.

Can you solve different kinds of plumbing problems? Are you a skilled plumbing installer looking for a company with a positive, supportive, and fun work culture? Are you a leader? If so, we want to hear from you, apply today!

We are ACTIVELY looking for someone with proven leadership capability and a MINIMUM 3+ years
experience in the following areas (residential & commercial):

  • Residential service experience
  • Ride along with Apprentice trainee, passionate about coaching and teaching others the trade
  • Price and write estimates, and close bids
  • Communicate with customers and property managers
  • Willing to work on-call schedule


Expert Plumbing is a highly reputable family-owned & operating company dedicated to providing
Santa Cruz County residents and businesses with prompt, courteous, and professional
plumbing services. Our company features highly skilled and well-mannered plumbing
technicians who pride themselves on customer satisfaction and attention to detail. They are
specifically trained in the technical areas of the industry and diagnostics to ensure that problems
are repaired in a methodical manner so that our customers don’t have to call us again for the
same problem. Our employees are not only trained from the start, but they are enrolled in an
ongoing training and review program to ensure that they are up-to-date with local codes, the
latest water heater technology, performance & repair techniques, and specialized equipment
training. We work together and value our employees’ input, which makes the Expert Plumbing
workplace a friendly place to be.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • MINIMUM of 3 years of experience working as a “Service Plumbing Technician” (required)
  • The right candidate will be able to create accurate estimates using a standard pricing system as well as organize personnel, equipment, materials, and paperwork efficiently (required).
  • Clean driving record and valid driver’s license (required).
  • Must have excellent customer skills, desire and ability to exceed customer expectations (required).
  • Ability to pass a criminal background check (required).
  • Ability to pass a drug test (required).
  • Possess written and verbal communications skills (required).
  • Can work and complete tasks independently and as a team member (required).
  • Capability to maintain confidentiality (required).
  • Ability to willingness to regularly follow up with management (required).
  • Eager to learn and assist with additional tasks and responsibilities as required.
  • PEX, Tracpipe certification. HDPE fusion, 811, CIPP, street openings, and pipe-bursting experience are a plus.


  • Competitive Compensation with Bonus Potential!
  • Fully stocked truck with company gas card.
  • Medical health insurance
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • 401K plan.
  • Company supplied uniforms
  • Paid Time Off PTO
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick paid leave.
  • On-going technical training

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: very competitive pay + bonus
We are actively interviewing for this position – Apply today and our hiring manager will follow up!