Description: PDS Tech is seeking a Pipe-fitter for an open position in San Diego, California.
In your role you will:
Inspects, repairs, installs, modifies, and maintains plumbing fixtures in heating, water and drainage systems. Identifies electrical, plumbing and safety problems applicable to the installation and takes necessary corrective action. Performs necessary clerical duties for the job and is able to read blueprints. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent with 4-6 years of experience in the field or in a related area. May be required to meet certain certifications in plumbing. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager.
1. Cut, thread, and hammer pipe to specifications, using tools such as saws, cutting torches, and pipe threaders and benders. 2. Assemble and secure pipes, tubes, fittings, and related equipment, according to specifications, by welding, brazing, cementing, soldering, and threading joints. 3. Attach pipes to walls, structures and fixtures, such as radiators or tanks, using brackets, clamps, tools or welding equipment. 4. Inspect, examine, and test installed systems and pipe lines, using pressure gauge, hydrostatic testing, observation, or other methods. 5. Measure and mark pipes for cutting and threading. 6. Lay out full scale drawings of pipe systems, supports, and related equipment, following blueprints. 7. Plan pipe system layout, installation, or repair according to specifications. 8. Select pipe sizes and types and related materials, such as supports, hangers, and hydraulic cylinders, according to specifications. 9. Cut and bore holes in structures, such as bulkheads, decks, walls, and mains, prior to pipe installation, using hand and power tools. Special Considerations: Lifting will exceed 30 Lbs. and/or repetitions of this or lesser weights will be significant. Exposure to substantial machine, chemical, biological or other physical risks are anticipated.
May require a high school diploma or its equivalent with 4-6 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
May be required to meet certain certifications in plumbing.
Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.