Avg. Base Hourly Rate (NZD)
The average hourly pay for a Lead Plumber / Foreman is NZ$28.50
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Lead Plumber / Foremen?
A mid-career Lead Plumber / Foreman with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of NZ$28.50 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of NZ$28.
What Do Lead Plumber / Foremen Do?
Lead plumbers/foremen are responsible for overseeing the installation of entire plumbing systems, including managing a team of plumbers to ensure that they meet all safety and efficiency standards in a timely manner. They must also assess the necessary types and amounts of different materials and supplies to carry out projects.
Lead plumbers/foremen are often under the direction of a supervisor or manager of a larger plumbing company which has been contracted for a project, and the contractor …Read more
- Assemble pipe sections, tubings, and fittings.
- Observe pressure gauges to detect and repair and leaks.
- Install pipe assemblies, appliances such as dishwashers, and fixtures such as sinks or toilets.