Plumbing Apprentice



  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Minimum Years of Experience Required: No plumbing experience is necessary
  • Minimum Years of Education Required: High School/GED
  • Pay: $17/hr. during training with an increase to $18/hr. plus performance incentives
Must be Authorized to Work in the US

Top Tech students receive world-class customer service and technical training through thoughtfully prepared lessons and daily hands-on learning labs. You will learn interpersonal skills as well as all the technical skills you need to be an active plumber.

  • Delivering world-class customer service
  • Exceeding customer expectations
  • Listening to understand
  • Problem solving
  • Presenting multiple solutions
  • Perspective & Mindset
  • Taking initiative & goal setting
  • Accountability & teamwork
  • Toilets
  • Water Heaters
  • Disposals
  • Sinks & Faucets
  • Tubs & Showers
  • Sump Pumps

Top Tech is a 3-month paid training program. Following this training, you will be promoted to our plumbing service technician team. Service technicians:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be able to climb ladders, consistently lift 50 pounds, and work in close spaces
  • Must present a professional image by arriving on time, being neat and well-groomed
  • Must be authorized to work in the U. S
  • Pre-employment drug screen & background check


  • Proven ability to teach, coach, and mentor a group of individuals to create positive results
  • Excellent customer service and sales skills
  • Five years of management experience
  • Excellent leadership skills to enhance team productivity and standards of work produced
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; and strong conflict management skills
  • Detail-oriented and highly organized with the ability to handle multiple tasks and assignments
  • Possesses a strong personal desire for improvement; and a desire to motivate
  • Possesses a strong personal desire for problem-solving and providing solutions
  • Good computer skills: knowledge of and proficiency in common office applications such as MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and general software navigation


  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • 401k Plan with a 3% company match/Profit Share after 1 Year of Employment
  • Personal Time Off (i.e. – vacation, sick day)
  • Healthiest You App – Online medical info/clinic service offered free to employees and their families, if on company insurance
  • Company vehicle – for qualified field team
  • A family. This is last on the list because it is the most important. We care about our team and expect you to bring that same caring when you join. We do a lot more than just work together. You’ll come to love our company outings, and you’ll build life-long friendships at Golden Rule.
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Company Info

Golden Rule has been serving the greater Des Moines area with the BEST service in the Plumbing & HVAC industry since 1999. We have experienced significant growth every year we have been in business and continue to grow. Our GOAL is to find the right people and let them do what they do best! We pride ourselves in being a FAMILY working for families. If this is what you are looking for, we are looking for YOU!

We provide best-in-class training for our Team Members. We also provide continuing education for our team members, and we also provide ongoing training to develop our Team Members!

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.