JVIC, a Zachry Group Company
JVIC Catalyst Services

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LULING, LA 70070 - US


ZACHRY is currently seeking an experienced Industrial Instrument Fitter for plant maintenance and small capital work.

Instrument Fitters will work with both electrical and piping systems to install the required tubing and instruments for the system to be measured and/or controlled.

Position Highlights:

  • Must be proficient in bending and installation of tubing and tubing tray/angle.

  • Must be able to read blue prints.

  • Must have tools (see tool list below).

  • Must be able to work with ¼” – 1” tubing installation and ½” x 1-1/2” threaded pipe installation (air/water lines)

  • Must be willing to follow all company and project work policies and procedures.


    Position Duties:

  • Will read prints and P&IDs to interpret the work to be completed, the required equipment, and required tools to perform assigned work.

  • Will work with piping systems to install threaded air/water pipe (up to 1-1/2”) and tubing as per job scope or instructions.

  • Will work with installation of tubing support tray/angle.

  • Will work on installation of tubing and clamps in tray/angle support systems, back plates, panels…

  • Will work on installation / mounting of instrument stands and instruments.

  • Will work with the installation, manipulation, and fabrication of piping and tubing according to specifications.

  • Will work with and assist Electricians/Helpers on a daily basis.

  • May need to assist in other duties including but not limited to installing pipe, tubing, and piping/tubing components.

Job Requirements

 Required Qualifications:

  • Must be proficient in bending and installation of tubing and tubing tray.

  • Required to have all journeymen tools and have experience with associated power tools.

  • Must be able to measure, cut, bend, thread, assemble and install primary piping and tubing.

  • Must be able to read and interpret drawings, blueprints and P & IDs.

  • Must have reliable transportation to and from work.

  • Must be willing to follow all company and project policies, rules, and guidelines.

  • Must be willing to assist in any additional qualified duties assigned.


    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Current, ROF’ed, or Former Employee.

  • Experience in instrumentation fitting,


    Physical Requirements:


  • Employee will be required to adhere to large amounts of standing, walking, bending, squatting and lifting. 

  • Will use arms and hands to signal, grab, hold, turn, push, and pull:  objects, materials, controls and tools. 

  • May be required to lift, carry and move up to 50lbs. 

  • Must be able to work at heights and be able to climb ladders and stairways as well as work on elevated platforms

  • Will as needed work at heights, climb ladders and stairways and work off of platforms.  Will work at heights up to 300’ utilizing proper fall protection.

  • Must be capable of working outside in the elements including heat, cold, rain, snow and wind

  • Will be required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limiting to hard hat, safety glasses, gloves, fall arrest harness, face shield, ear plugs, and goggles.


    Required tool list:

  • 1 - Tool Box with Lock           

  • 1 - Tubing Benders (1/4", 3/8", 1/2") 

  • 1 - Tool Pouch with Belt        

  • 1 - Hacksaw   

  • 1 - 9" Klein Side Cutters        

  • 1 - 8" Diagonal Pliers 

  • 1 - 8" Needle Nose Pliers       

  • 1 - Cold Chisel           

  • 1 - Pocket Knife         

  • 2 - Crescent Wrenches (8" & 12")      

  • 1 - Channel Locks      

  • 1 - Torpedo Level      

  • 1 - Wire Strippers       

  • 1 -  Tape Measure 20' to 25'   

  • 1 - Combination Square         

  • 1 - Allen Wrench Set 

  • 1 - Protractor Level    

  • 1 - Flashlight  

  • 1 - Plumb Bob

  • 1 - Kevlar Gloves       

  • 1 - Combination Wrenches 3/8",7/8" 

  • 1 - Tubing Cutter Set 

  • 1 - Center Punch        

  • 1 - Hammer (Ball Peen)        

  • 1 - Screwdrivers 6" to 10" (Slotted & Phillips)          

  • 1 - Nut Driver Set 3/8", 7/16", 1/2", 9/16"

  • 1 – Rain Coat


    ZACHRY is dedicated in providing a Safe and Drug Free work environment; and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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