Journeyman Pipefitter

Ghent, KY 41045

Posted: 04/03/2024 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Construction Job Number: MB28897256 Pay Rate: $28 / hour

Job Description


Ghent, KY
$32 per hour

Fitting stainless steel pipe for tig welders. Must have at least 5 years of fitting experience.


  • Read and understand P&ID’s and isometric drawings to determine the scope of work, locations, quantities, and sizes of materials required.
  • Layout, fabricate, and install pipe spools from spool sheets
  • Flame cut pipe to length and bevel, clean and prepare pipe for fit-up.
  • Performs layout, rigging and transportation of pipe, valves and fittings
  • Threads pipe using threading machine
  • Bends pipe by hand or with pipe-bending tools and machine
  • Plans sequence of installation to avoid obstructions and activities of other workers
  • Properly select and use manual, pneumatic, and electric tools according to tasks
  • Hoist equipment and tools into location via bull rigging or crane.
  • Use proper hand signals with heavy equipment operators
  • Loads, transports and unloads material, tools, equipment and supplies.
  • Properly test piping systems for leaks by the correct use of hydro-testing equipment.
  • Secures pipes to structure with bracket, clamps, and hangers, using hand and power tools.
  • Help maintain a safe and clean work environment

Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum of 3 years Pipefitting experience in Industrial or Petrochemical setting
  • NCCER certification a plus
  • Knowledge of industry standard concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • May be required to pass a craft test

Meet Your Recruiter

Matt Bertelsen
National Recruiting Manager

Apply Online

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.

About Ghent, KY

Start your career journey in the vibrant city of Ghent, Kentucky! Nestled along the beautiful Ohio River, Ghent offers a unique blend of small-town charm and big-city opportunities. With a thriving job market and an array of industries, Ghent provides endless growth potential for job seekers. Explore the historic Main Street lined with shops and eateries, catch a show at the Carrollton Cultural Arts Center, or unwind in General Butler State Resort Park. Join us in Ghent and discover why this charming city is the perfect place to take your career to new heights. Browse our job listings today and find your dream job in this enchanting region!