Pipefitter Helper

GLASGOW, Kentucky
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GLASGOW, Kentucky

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People Ready Skilled Trades is looking for Pipefitter Helpers for commercial work in the Louisville/ Cecilia / Elizabethtown, KY area! Pipefitter apprentice/helpers will assist Journeymen Pipefitters on-site at all times. The ideal candidate will have 3 years of experience and the ability to measure accurately, grind and fit, thread, fusion, etc in commercial and light industrial settings. Pay is $22 / HOUR with $100 / DAY per diem for those that qualify.


  • Prepare and set up appropriate tools and equipment needed to fit up assemblies as shown on the contract drawings.
  • Double check parts or components to be assembled.
  • Assemble and secure pipes, tubes, fittings, and related equipment, according to specifications, by welding and threading joints.
  • Maintain good housekeeping in his/her work of responsibility
  • Take good care of equipment from welding machines to turning rolls etc.
  • Ensure that custom made fit up gears (i.e. shims, clamps, pull/push bars, etc.) are maintained and properly stored or kept.
  • Communicate with the welding lead in all aspects and phases (safety, productivity and quality) of work
  • Check completed work prior to final welding to ensure conformity to drawings and procedures
  • Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules.

Qualifications & Experience

  • · Previous experience reading ISO’s and drawings is preferred
  • · Past exposure to different metals and knowledge of pipe fittings, bolts, valves, etc.
  • · Experience in a gas plant construction environment
  • · Have reliable transport to the job-site
  • · Communicate effectively and understand instructions
  • · Comfortable working at heights if required
  • · Able to lift 50lbs consistently throughout shift

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Pipefitter Helper

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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.