CB&I Pipefitter in Hackberry, Louisiana

Title: Pipefitter

Location: United States-Louisiana-Hackberry

Job Overview:

Layout, 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.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Confidently selects the type and size of pipe according to job specifications.
  • Inspection of the work site is routine to identify obstructions and ascertain the holes will not cause structural weakness.
  • Plans the sequence of installation to avoid obstructions and the activities of other construction workers.
  • Skillfully cuts pipe using hacksaws, pipe cutter, hammer, chisel, cutting torch and pipe cutting machine.
  • Assembles and installs variety of metal and non-metal pipe and pipe fittings, including those made of brass, copper, lead, glass and plastic.
  • Piping is joined by means of threading, caulking, wiping, soldering, brazing, fusing or cementing.
  • Secure the pipes to structures with clamps, brackets and hangers with a variety of hand tools.
  • Is required to install and maintain refrigeration and air conditioning systems including compressors, pumps, meters, pneumatic and hydraulic controls and piping.
  • Testing piping systems for leaks is achieved by increasing pressure in pipes and observing gauges attached to pipes for indication of leaks.
  • Occasionally, the journeyman pipe fitter may weld pipe supports to structures.

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, 10:25:15 AM

Requisition ID: 1618092