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Job Description

Pipefitters layout, craft, install and maintain pipe systems, supports, and related hydraulic or pneumatic equipment.

Essentially, a Pipefitter is a person responsible for maintaining piping and plumbing systems for our clients.

These systems might be used to transport liquids, such as water, chemicals, or gases.

Pipefitters find employment in a variety of fields, including manufacturing, petroleum production, brewing, and more. As a Pipefitter, you could work in a nuclear power plant or in a soda factory. The opportunities are plentiful for someone with the right training and certification experience.


Pay up to $30 per hour!


  • Company events, promotions, & recognition programs
  • Referral Bonus Program (up to $500 per referral)
  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Plans are available
  • Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Plans: (High/Low plans)
  • Short-Term Disability (STD) Insurance
  • Critical Illness (High/Low plans)
  • Accident (High/Low plans)
  • Hospital Indemnity Plan
  • Identity Theft Protection Plan - Now a payroll deducted benefit offering!
  • Auto & Home Insurance
  • Legal Plan
  • Employee Discount Program
  • Cancer Detection Plan
  • MeMD Telemedicine

Advancement Training & Certifications: (no cost)

  • OSHA 10 Construction Certification
  • Lift & Fall Protection Certifications
  • OSHA Basic Plus
  • DISA Certification as needed

Responsibilities Include:

  • Cutting, threading, or hammering pipes using various power and hand tools
  • Measuring and marking pipes for cutting or threading
  • Cutting or boring holes in structures
  • Drawing layouts to scale while studying blueprints and following relevant codes
  • Troubleshooting problems
  • Inspecting, examining, or testing installed systems or pipelines
  • Bolting & unbolting flanges while ensuring proper placement & fit
  • Using various tools to connect & repair systems

Qualifications & Experience

  • - Minimum 5 years' experience Pipefitting
  • - A deep understanding of state and local building codes
  • - Tools of the trade and the ability to bring them to job sites
  • - Strong work ethic with a positive and calm mindset
  • - References to verify your professional skills and experience
  • - Able to remain in a stationary position for long periods of time and to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds
  • - Valid OSHA Basic Plus - Required
  • - TWIC - Required
  • - NCCER or other pipefitter certifications may be required for various Projects
  • Able to work full time and overtime if needed
  • Able to start as soon as possible
  • Willing to submit to a drug test

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PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a specialized division of PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI). Since 1987, we have connected tradespeople and work across a wide range of trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, solar installations and more. Whether you need a single tradesperson or require a coordinated effort to dispatch skilled workers across multiple projects, we ensure you have the right people with the right tools, on-site and on time.