Pipefitters

R-Tex Services, LLC - Hillsboro, TX (30+ days ago)


Job Description

Job Summary R-Tex Services, LLC located in Joshua/Godley, Texas is looking to hire Pipefitters for work located in Hillsboro, TX.

Under Direction the Pipefitter performs work involved in installation, maintenance, and repair of process facilities and systems, high pressure steam pipes and fittings, pumps, boilers, and furnaces, steam heating auxiliary equipment and steam operated equipment. Employee will work various machine and hand tools common to the trade. May prepare or work from sketches, plans and specifications in accord with accepted trade.

R-Tex Services, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not decimate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex ,age, nation origin or disability and we are Drug-Free Workplace

Responsibilities and Duties

Job Requirements:

Must have basic knowledge of regulations and requirements

Must demonstrate ability to determine methods and materials needed to accomplish assigned tasks

Prepares and/or works from sketches, plans, specifications, and roughing in sheets in accord with approved trade practices.

Interprets graphic symbols on piping drawings

Ability to 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 process systems/ piping, with the ability to apply knowledge of system operation and follow blueprints

Installs and repairs piping systems using flanged, screwed, bell and spigot, compression, and soldered joints

Perform Lock-Out and Tag-Out procedures to secure and deactivate equipment and checks local point to ensure proper lockout procedures are used and follow all safety precautions to ensure a safe working environment

Inspects work site to determine presence of obstructions and to ascertain that holes cut for pipe will not cause structural weakness.

Bends pipe, using pipe bending tools and pipe bending machine.

Cut pipe using saws, pipe cutter, hammer and chisel, cutting torch or similar pipe cutting machine such as a plasma torch.

Thread pipe by hand or by power driven equipment

Dismantle equipment or devices to gain access to and remove defective parts or components

Enter safe vessels, towers, and columns for installation and maintenance of trays and cleaning also requiring pipe installation, repair, or maintenance

Perform miscellaneous tasks that require manually moving materials, tools, and equipment and using hand tools and power tools

Performs work area clean-up and safety related duties at all times

Completes paperwork documenting repair, alteration, or maintenance activities. Gives suitable assignments to helpers

Works in association with crafts (electrician ,welder, carpenter, or painter) when conditions, schedule or workload warrants or as directed by management

Secures pipe to structures with brackets, clamps, and hangers using hand tools and power tools

Requires working in operating facilities and observing and abiding by additional safety and

Must demonstrate ability to follow safety policies and procedures as dictated by Company or Client . Other Duties As Assigned.

Qualifications and Skills

Qualifications:

4+ years of experience in work involving a variety of layout, installation and maintenance tasks

Have a High School Diploma or GED Equivalent

Should possess a valid driver’s license with a good driving history

Must be able to pass a Weld Test prior to employment

Must be medically sound to work in Hot work environments and ability to lift up to 50 pounds

Employee must pass Pre-Employment 10-Panel Non-DOT Drug & Alcohol Screening and will be susceptible to Random Drug & Alcohol Screening thereafter

Employee must demonstrate reliability and have good attendance

BenefitsCompensation:

Pipe Fitter - pay will be commensurate based on experience

Per Diem and Travel pay when Applicable

Health Insurance 60 days following full-time employment status

Dental & Vision Benefits 60 days following full-time employment status

Sub-Contract Laborers will be entertained and pay will be commensurate based on experience

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Pipefitting: 4 years

Education:

  • High school