JVIC, a Zachry Group Company
JVIC Catalyst Services
Ambitech

Job Attributes

Requisition ID:

462433.65

Job Category:

Journeyman

Division

Baseload

Job Status

External

Job Type:

Full-time

Job Location

PORT LAVACA, TX 77979 - US

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ZACHRY is currently seeking an experienced Industrial Journeyman Pipe Fitter NCCER in Port Lavaca, TX.

Position Summary:

An Industrial Pipe Fitter will assemble, layout, install and maintain pipe systems.

Qualification Highlights:

• Must have 4+ years working as an Industrial Pipe Fitter or Pipe Fitter Helper.
• Must be able to read prints and illustrate thorough knowledge of pipe fitting procedures and skills.
• Must have good leadership and communication skills.
• Must be have experience on an industrial construction project.

Position Responsibilities:

• Read blueprints and specification to determine the scope of work: locations, quantities, and sizes of materials required.
• Identify all tools required for tasks.
• Identify safety risks and the precautions required to eliminate those risks.
• Prepare, fabricate, install, and fit pipe to specifications.
• Install valves, hangars, supports, flanges inside piping system according to plans and applicable specifications.
• Perform test to ensure the quality of the pipe and the piping systems.
• Hoist loads using slings, chains, shackles, hooks, cables, and other rigging equipment.

 Demonstrated industrial construction/maintenance history experience.
• Ability to read prints and construction drawings.
• Ability to read and interpret technical manuals and manufacturers manuals and instructions.
• Demonstrate knowledge on the pipe fitting processes for industrial piping and boiler components for a combined-cycle power plant.
• Must have 4+ years experience with the pipe fitting processes.
• Good problem-solving abilities.
• Good aptitude and manual dexterity.
• Good reading comprehension.
• Ability to work with others – team player.
• Ability to work independently – minimal supervision.
• Good communication skills with co-workers and supervisors.
• Commitment to Zachry values and safety rules and regulations.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Zachry ROF’ed employee.
• Former Zachry Employee.
• NCCER Certification as an Industrial Pipe Fitter
• Formal/technical education.

Reports to Position:

• This position does not have any direct reports; however the position will work closely with and oversee on occasion of helper and labor positions. The position will hold a positional and expertise authority of the helper and laborer positions.

Required Tools:
 
• 1 - Metal Tool Box with Lock
• 2 - Torpedo Magnetic Level
• 1 - 25' Tape Measure
• 1 - 5 Gallon Plastic Bucket
• 2 - 12" x 24" Framing Square
• 1 - String Level
• 1 - 8" Crescent Wrench
• 1 - 14" Pipe Wrench
• 1 - 24" Pipe Wrench
• 1 - Pipefitter's Blue Book
• 1 - 420 Channel Locks
• 1 - Torch Lighter (Striker)
• 1 - Chalk Line
• 1 - Set of Allen Wrenches
• 1 - Line Up Bar
• 2 - Combination Open/Box End Wrenches (7/8", 15/16", 1 1/16", 1 1/8", 1 1/4")
• 1 - Screwdriver (Flat)
• 1 - Set of Tip Cleaners
• 1 - Pair of Leather Gloves
• 1 - 24" Level
• 1 - 16' Tape Measure
• 1 - Pair of Cutting Goggles
• 1 - Center Finder
• 1 - 4" Wraparound
• 1 - 12" Crescent Wrench
• 1 - 18" Pipe Wrench
• 1 - Center Punch
• 1 - Wire Cutters
• 1 - Plumb Bob
• 1 - Set Blinding Wedges – Small
• 1 – Hacksaw
• 1 - 3lb to 4lb Ball Peen Hammer
• 1 - Phillips Screwdriver
• 1 - Combination Set - Tri- Square, Protractor, and  Center Finder
• 1 - 3/8 Ratchet Drive with 3/8" to 1" set
• 1 - Construction Calculator
• 1 – Rain Suit
• 1 – Rubber boots
 

Physical Requirements:

• Employee will be required to adhere to large amounts of standing, walking, bending, squatting and lifting. 
• Will talk and hear to communicate. 
• Must have good dexterity with hands and fingers to perform the precision adjustments of machinery parts and controls.
• Will use arms and hands to signal, grab, hold, turn, push, pull:  objects, materials, controls and tools. 
• May be required to lift, carry and move up to 50lbs. 
• Will occasionally work at heights, climb ladders and stairways and work off of platforms.  Will work at heights up to 300’ utilizing proper fall protection.
• Will use vision abilities to focus, see short and long distances, colors, depth perception and peripheral vision. 
• Must be capable of working out side in the elements including but not limited to the heat, cold, rain, snow and wind; and must be able to work for long period of times up to 12 hours a day.
• Will be required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limited to: hard hat, safety glasses/goggles, ear plugs/muffs, masks/respirators, safety vests, gloves and steel-toe boots. 
 
ZACHRY is dedicated in providing a Safe and Drug Free work environment; and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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