CB&I Pipefitter Helper in Hackberry, Louisiana

Title: Pipefitter Helper

Location: United States-Louisiana-Hackberry

Job Overview:

Assists skilled craftsperson in the performance of their duties by performing supportive type chores as directed by the craftsperson.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Assists the journey Pipe Fitter on all work activities.
  • Can and often performs journey tasks, contingent on the level of experience and directions from the journey Pipe Fitter.
  • Assists in staging materials and necessary tools to execute each work activity.
  • Assists in layout and measuring of materials for installation.
  • Sets up oxygen/acetylene bottles, gauges, hoses, torches etc. for fitter uses.
  • Assists with location of welding machines, pulling lead and grounds, moving welder tools into position to assist Pipe Fitter.
  • Pre fittings such as removing protective paint from the weld surfaces prior to fit up such as: tees, elbows, flanges, valves etc.
  • May be directed to thread piping ends for nipples or for running screwed piping.
  • Installs supports such as: u bolts, clamps, spring hangers, angle iron, steel etc. as directed by craftsperson.
  • May be required to assist in venting lines for Hydro testing.
  • This could also include installation of blind flanges or slip blinds.
  • Often is required to perform runner/expeditor functions within the crew or for the craftsperson as well as running down the Foreman or GF to answer questions or provide additional information.
  • Is responsible for retrieving all necessary tools from the tool room on a daily basis to support the day’s specific activity.

Basic Qualifications:

  • May require a high school diploma or its equivalent with previous years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
  • Works under immediate supervision.
  • Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment.
  • Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

Desired/Preferred Qualification:

  • Work within precise limits or standards of accuracy.
  • Make decisions based on measurable criteria.
  • Apply shop mathematics to solve problems
  • Plan work and select proper tools.
  • Visualize objects in three dimensions from plans and drawings.
  • Work at heights without fear.
  • Compare and see differences in the size, shape and form of lines, figures and objects.

Physical Requirements:

NP=Not Present, O=Occasionally (0-33%), F=Frequently (34-66%), C=Constantly (67-100%)

Standing

70%

Walking

20%

Sitting

10%

Pushing

NP

Pulling

NP

Climbing

F

Balancing

F

Bending

Stooping

O

Kneeling

O

Crouching

O

Crawling

NP

Reaching

C

Handling

C

Fingering

F

Feeling

Vision

Hearing

Lifting (lbs)

Carrying (lbs)

0-10

0-10

10-25

10-25

25-50

40 lb

25-50

40 lb

Company Overview:

CB&I (NYSE: CBI) is a leading provider of technology and infrastructure for the energy industry. With over 125 years of experience and the expertise of more than 40,000 employees, CB&I provides reliable solutions to our customers around the world while maintaining a relentless focus on safety and an uncompromising standard of quality.

Our complete, balanced and integrated business model is unmatched in the industry. CB&I can provide any or all of the major services and products our customers require, resulting in streamlined project delivery and better cost and schedule certainty. Our integrated model gives CB&I the industry’s most complete supply chain solution, enabling us to serve the largest projects in the world.

Job Field: Pipefitter

Job Schedule: Full-time

Employee Status: Direct

Travel Required: No

Job Posting: Dec 1, 2016, 10:29:03 AM

Requisition ID: 1618093