Pipefitter – Louisiana

Baton rouge, Louisiana
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Overview

Industry

Industrial

Location

Baton rouge, Louisiana

Job Type

Contract

Branch Number

591

Hourly Rate

$24.00 - $37.00

Work Hours

Multiple Shifts

Experience Required

Intermediate

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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.

Responsibilities

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 2 years' experience in the Industrial construction industry preferred
  • - 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
  • - Some Pipefitter assignments have additional requirements, such as a particular license
  • - Valid OSHA Basic Plus, TWIC, NCCER, or others 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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