Journeyman Pipefitter in Dallas, TX at GPAC

Date Posted: 4/15/2021

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Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION

A fast-growing mechanical contractor has asked for our assistance in filling their open Journeyman Pipefitter. If you are looking for an opportunity that offers recognition of hard work and awards you for the relationships you have cultivated, this is your forever career!

The ideal candidate will be organized, motivated, detail-oriented and driven. They offer a competitive salary (DOE), bonus opportunity, and benefits package.

Essential Duties

* Studies specifications, building plans and shop drawings to determine work aids required and sequence of installation. * Maintains the work area in a clean orderly condition and follows prescribed safety regulations (should support implementation of 6S). Maintains required personal tools, and properly uses all Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) and safety equipment.

* Sets up equipment and welding parts using arc, submerged arc, gas-shielded arc, mig and tig machines. Helps plumbers, pipefitter/welders, sheet metal workers or HVAC workers as needed.

* Inspects the structure to ascertain obstructions to be avoided to prevent weakening of the structure resulting from the installation of pipe. Lays out and marks position of pipe and passage holes for pipes in walls and floors using ruler, level, square and laser.

* Cuts openings in walls and floors to accommodate pipe and fittings using hand and power tools. Installs sleeves and leave outs for roof and wall penetrations. Helps excavate, backfill and tamp ditches using shovels, picks and tampers. Helps cut, ream, solder, braze, fuse, solvent weld, groove, thread pipe and pressfittings using measuring tools, pipe cutters, torches, beveling machines, reamers, bolts, screws, fittings, alloys, gaskets, solvent cement, fusing machine, groove and pipe-threading machines.

* Lays-out, positions, aligns, fits, tack-welds, assembles and installs valves, hangers, pipe and fittings composed of metals such as iron, steel, aluminum, brass, copper and nonmetals such as fiberglass and plastic using hand tools, roustabouts, grasshoppers, come-alongs, chin falls and power tools.

Bends pipe by hand or with a pipe-bending machine. Fills pipe systems with water or air to determine system leaks. Installs, maintains and repairs air-conditioning and refrigeration systems including compressors, pumps, pneumatic and hydraulic controls and piping and similar mechanical accessories.

Minimum Requirements

High School Diploma or GED Required.

4+ years as a Pipefitter Journeyman preferred.

Trained and qualified to operate machinery such as scissor lifts, aerial lifts, fork lifts, etc.

To be considered for this position, please confidentially apply directly to Bryan.Clayton@gogpac.com

605-277-1899

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 31 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.