20 days old

Pipefitter

Lee Company
Nashville, TN 37201
  • Job Code
    R-2021-7

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Summary of Job:

Lays out, assembles, installs, and maintains pipe systems, pipe supports, and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment for steam, hot water, heating, cooling, lubricating, sprinkling, and industrial production and processing systems.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: (include but are not limited to)

  • Selects type and size of pipe, and related materials and equipment, such as supports, hangers, and hydraulic cylinders, according to specifications.
  • Inspects worksite to determine presence of obstructions and to ascertain that holes cut for pipe will not cause structural weakness.
  • Plans installation or repair to avoid obstructions and to avoid interfering with activities of other workers.
  • Cuts, threads, and bends pipe.
  • Assembles and installs variety of metal and nonmetal pipes, tubes, and fittings, including iron, steel, copper, and plastic.
  • Connects pipes, using arc welding, threaded, caulked, soldered, brazed, fused, or cemented joints.
  • Secures pipes to structure with brackets, clamps, and hangers.
  • Installs and maintains hydraulic and pneumatic components of machines and equipment such as pumps and cylinders.
  • Installs and maintains refrigeration and air-conditioning systems, including compressors, pumps, meters, pneumatic and hydraulic controls, and piping.
  • Increases pressure in pipe system and observes connected pressure gauge to test system for leaks.
  • We be required to read and follow blueprints and determine what material, tools, and equipment will be needed to complete tasks.
  • Will be required to work independently and be able to keep from one (1) to three (3) apprentices productive. May be required to be crew leader, overseeing from one (1) to ten (10) fitter/welders and apprentices.
  • Must be able to handle stress and job demands.
  • Must be able to cooperatively work with others.

Education and Experience:

  • High School diploma, GED, or equivalent, and five years related experience and/or training is required.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to troubleshoot service issues with systematic, thoughtful, timely and effective solutions and procedures
  • Demonstrate proper and safe use of tools and related equipment
  • Experience in providing quality, professional customer related services
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively individually as well as in a team environment
  • Ability to handle disruptions in stride with professionalism.
  • Ability to work independently in commercial and residential settings.

Physical Demands/Working Conditions:

The physical activities described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions and expectations.

Individuals may need to ride or drive in a vehicle for 2 or more hours at a time depending on position.

Individuals working at an outside job site may be exposed to varying temperatures including very hot (above 90 degrees F) or very cold (below 32 degrees F) and all weather conditions.

Individuals may be exposed to: cramped work spaces, contaminants, extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions, exposure to sounds and noise levels that are distracting or uncomfortable.

Performing this job requires frequent use of hands to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Must be able to sit, talk, hear, and stand frequently throughout the day. Must be able to climb, reach above shoulder height, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl frequently. The position occasionally may require lifting heavy objects (up to 75 pounds) and performing strenuous physical labor under adverse field conditions.

Individuals may occasionally be exposed to hazardous conditions, high places and /or hazardous equipment. May work with or around chemicals that require knowledge of a safety data sheet.

Lee Company is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or testing, or family and medical leave.







Posted: 2021-01-06 Expires: 2021-02-04
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