Also referred to as:
Maintenance Pipefitter, Steamfitter
Requirements and Responsibilities
Pipefitter assembles and repairs pipe systems of various shapes, sizes, and pressures. Ensures proper placement and alignment according to blueprints and instructions. Being a Pipefitter requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor. The Pipefitter may require 0-1 year of general work experience. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area.