Pipe Fitter Job Description
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The Pipe Fitter is responsible for assembling, laying out, installing, and maintaining pipe systems on steam, fluid, or gas systems. The pipe systems may include but are not limited to pipe, flanges, supports, valves, gauges, hangars, and angles. Pipe Fitters may work on all parts of the construction or maintenance site including in buildings, outside, and inside structures, i.e. tanks or boilers. The work may also include working in underground (excavations) areas and at heights.
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A Pipe Fitter supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in fabricating, assembling, installing, and maintaining piping, fixtures, and equipment for gas, steam, hot water, fire sprinkler system, or oil heating, cooling, lubricating, and industrial processing systems.
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As a Pipe Fitter, you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world.
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We are looking for a Pipe Fitter who specializes in installing, building, and repairing piping systems, ensuring that materials flow between an origin and their destination safely and without any leaks. Our Pipe Fitters are generally responsible for the smooth operation of the pipework and must be able to understand blueprints and install pipes correctly, understanding the sometimes dangerous nature of the chemicals that the pipes they create are transporting.
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The Pipe Fitter will work with an elite team of other pipe fitters, technicians, and welders to rapidly build the propulsion systems for the vehicles.
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The Pipe Fitter is responsible for laying out, assembling, installing, and maintaining pipe systems, pipe supports, and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment for steam, hot water, heating, cooling, lubricating, sprinkling, and industrial production and processing systems, applying knowledge of system operation, and following blueprints.
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We are looking for a Pipe Fitter that will assemble, layout, install and maintain pipe systems.
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The Pipe Fitter will be able to lay out, assemble, install, and maintain pipe systems, pipe supports, and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment for steam, hot water, heating, cooling, lubricating, sprinkling, and industrial production and processing systems. Other duties may be assigned.
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We are currently accepting applications for a Pipe Fitter.
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We are searching for a Pipe Fitter.
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Frequently asked questions
What does a pipe fitter do daily?
A pipe fitter is a skilled tradesperson who installs and repairs piping systems for various applications, including heating, cooling, and plumbing. Some of the common tasks that a pipe fitter may perform daily include:
Reading and interpreting blueprints and other technical diagrams
Cutting and shaping pipes to fit required dimensions and specifications
Installing piping systems using a variety of tools and techniques
Testing piping systems for leaks and other defects
Repairing or replacing damaged or faulty piping components
Collaborating with other tradespeople and contractors on construction or repair projects.
What skills do you need to be a pipe fitter?
To become a pipe fitter, you typically need to complete an apprenticeship program or technical training in pipe fitting. Some of the key skills and qualifications that are typically required for a career in pipe fitting include:
Technical knowledge of piping systems, including the different types of pipes, fittings, and valves
Proficiency in reading and interpreting blueprints, technical diagrams, and other construction plans
Knowledge of safety procedures and regulations related to pipe fitting work
Physical strength and dexterity to handle and manipulate pipes and fittings
Strong problem-solving and critical thinking skills to troubleshoot and resolve issues with piping systems
Good communication skills to collaborate effectively with other tradespeople and contractors
Attention to detail and accuracy in measuring, cutting, and shaping pipes
Familiarity with tools and equipment used in pipe fitting, such as welding machines, saws, and pipe cutters.