WI-1st Class Pipefitter w/Shipyard Experience

  • Performs layout, fabrication, installation, testing and repair pipe systems
  • Fits pipe and properly prepares joints for welding to meet the specific requirements of the system on which work is being done. 
  • Works from blueprints and makes fabrication sketches from which another mechanic could fabricate a unit of pipe
  • Lays out and figures off set bend and rolling offset bends
  • Make up flanges – Proper sequence and material required
  • Read blueprints and drawings related to the job
  • Set up and operate burning torch
  • Fabricated and design pipe hangars
  • Test piping systems and air and water
  • Conduct actions and work behaviors according to safe shipyard practices
  • Tack weld, Silver braze, soft solder and burn
  • Install simple systems without blueprints
  • Work with all materials and sizes of pipe and tubing
  • Lay out all piping systems
  • Run pipe bending machines
  • Evaluate joint allowance and build the piping systems within the required tolerances
  • Construct dimensionally correct mock up for offsite prefabrication. 
  • Work with all types of pipe joints, welded, screwed, soldered, glued, and all types of materials
  • Able to properly use hand tools and power tools associated with the trade
  • Train insubordinates and supervise crew and senior mechanic
  • Adherence to industry codes, specifications, and regulations
  • Work independently to complete responsibilities



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