Pipefitter Helper at Wood PLC

Posted in Other 18 days ago.

Location: Freeport, Texas





Job Description:

Overview / Responsibilities


Wood is currently sourcing for a Pipefitter Helper to join our team in Freeport, Texas.


U.S. Only: Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required .


  • Selects type and size of pipe and related materials and equipment, such as supports, hangers, and hydraulic cylinders, according to job specifications.

  • Inspects worksite to determine presence of obstructions.

  • Plans sequence on installation to avoid obstructions and activities of other workers.

  • Cuts pipe using hacksaw, pipe cutter, hammer and chisel, cutting torch and pipe cutting machine.

  • Threads pipe using threading machine.

  • Bends pipe by hand or with pipe-bending tools and machine.

  • Mounts pipe hangers and brackets on walls and ceiling to hold pipe.

  • Assembles and installs a variety of metal or nonmetal pipes and pipe fittings, using threaded caulked, soldering, brazen, fused, or cemented joints, and hand tools.

  • Secures pipes to structure with bracket, clamps, and hangers, using hand and power tools.

  • Test piping systems for leaks by increasing pressure in pipes and observing gauges attached to pipes for indication of leaks.

  • Loads, transports and unloads material, tools, equipment and supplies.

  • May assist in lifting, positioning and securing of material and work pieces during installation.

  • Performs minor maintenance of cleaning activities of tools and equipment.

  • Respiratory protection is common and may be required.

  • Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules. Perform other duties as required.

  • Use effective verbal and written communication skills.

  • Be capable of listening and communicating with other supervision and employees.

  • Be motivated and work safely and productively.

  • Understand and respond accordingly to all safety alerts, warnings, hazards, etc.




Skills / Qualifications


Pipe Fitter Helper (includes helpers 0 months- helper 42 months) - Preferred minimum of 6 months documented field experience in chosen craft discipline. Must have the ability to read and interpret instructions and documentation. The level and degree of job responsibilities and requirements vary depending on months of experience.


Company Overview


Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. www.woodplc.com


Diversity Statement (EEO)


We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.