Maine Plumber License Requirements

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We found the following Plumber requirements for Maine.

Please click on each license link for additional details.

Sprinkler Contractor (including Responsible Managing Supvevisor Cert.)

Sprinkler contractors install fire alarm and fire sprinkler systems.

Requirements:

Exam: No exam

Education: Specific course required

Continuing Education: No continuing education requirement

Experience: No experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Maine Department of Public Safety
45 Commerce Drive Ste 1
Augusta, ME 4333
(207) 626-3880

Sprinkler Inspector

Sprinkler inspectors test and inspect fire alarm and fire sprinkler systems with knowledge of multiple manufacturers' products.

Requirements:

Exam: No exam

Education: Specific course required

Continuing Education: No continuing education requirement

Experience: No experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Maine Department of Public Safety
45 Commerce Drive Ste 1
Augusta, ME 4333
(207) 626-3880

Plumber, Journeyman

Journeymen plumbers work with masters to learn to install, repair, and maintain pipes, valves, fittings, drainage systems, and fixtures in commercial and residential structures.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Continuing Education: No continuing education requirement

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: Background check required

State Licensing Agency:

Maine Department of Professional & Financial Regulation
Gardiner Annex/ 76 Northern Ave
Augusta, ME 4333
(207) 624-8603

Plumber, Journeyman in Training

Journeymen plumbers work with masters to learn to install, repair, and maintain pipes, valves, fittings, drainage systems, and fixtures in commercial and residential structures. Journeymen in training take a s pecific course so they don't have to acquire as much experience before they apply for their masters licenses.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: Specific course required

Continuing Education: No continuing education requirement

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: Background check required

State Licensing Agency:

Maine Department of Professional & Financial Regulation
Gardiner Annex/ 76 Northern Ave
Augusta, ME 4333
(207) 624-8603

Plumber, Master

Master plumbers install, repair, and maintain pipes, valves, fittings, drainage systems, and fixtures in commercial and residential structures.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Continuing Education: No continuing education requirement

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: Background check required

State Licensing Agency:

Maine Department of Professional & Financial Regulation
Gardiner Annex/ 76 Northern Ave
Augusta, ME 4333
​​​​​​​(207) 624-8603

Plumber, Trainee

Trainee plumbers work with masters to learn to install, repair, and maintain pipes, valves, fittings, drainage systems, and fixtures in commercial and residential structures.

Requirements:

Exam: No exam

Education: No education required

Continuing Education: No continuing education requirement

Experience: No experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Maine Department of Professional & Financial Regulation
Gardiner Annex/ 76 Northern Ave
Augusta, ME 4333
​​​​​​​(207) 624-8603

Propane and Natural Gas Technician

Propane and natural gas technicians may install, repair or service propane or natural gas equipment.

Requirements:

Exam: Third-party exam required

Education: Specific course required

Continuing Education: No continuing education requirement

Experience: No experience

Criminal Record: Background check required

State Licensing Agency:

Maine Department of Professional & Financial Regulation
Gardiner Annex/ 76 Northern Ave
Augusta, ME 4333
​​​​​​​(207) 624-8603

Plumber, Company

A Company license is not required; however, any Master Plumber that wants to license a Company may do so. A licensed Master Plumber must be the validating Master in order for a Company license to be issued.

Requirements:

Exam: State exam required

Education: Specific course required

Continuing Education: No continuing education requirement

Experience: Experience

Criminal Record: No criminal record requirements

State Licensing Agency:

Maine Department of Professional & Financial Regulation
Gardiner Annex/ 76 Northern Ave
Augusta, ME 4333
​​​​​​​(207) 624-8603

 

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