FIRE SPRINKLER FITTERS
CHESAPEAKE, VA 23320
Must have at least 5 years experience as a lead fitter.
Overhead pipe installation, including: steel overhead piping, wet/dry, pre-action and deluge, standpipe and hose systems.
Install residential systems, including: CPVC residential pipe and copper residential pipe installation.
Install and service underground pipe including: private service fire mains, hydrants, pits and underground control valves.
Install and service valves, devices and trim for system risers, alarm valves, dry pipe valves, pre action and deluge valves, backflow prevention devices, sprinkler system alarms.
Fabricating, assembling, installing and maintaining piping, fixtures and equipment for gas, steam, hot water, fire sprinkler system or oil heating, cooling, lubricating and industrial processing systems.
Inspects installation of equipment such as lockers, heating and air conditioning units and lavatory facilities to ensure standard requirements.
Performs National Fire Protection Association Inspections.
Cut, thread, and hammer pipe to specifications, using tools such as saws, cutting torches, and pipe threaders and benders.
Assemble and secure pipes, tubes, fittings, and related equipment, according to specifications, by welding, brazing, cementing, soldering, and threading joints.
Attach pipes to walls, structures and fixtures, such as radiators or tanks, using brackets, clamps, tools or welding equipment.
Inspect, examine, and test installed systems and pipe lines, using pressure gauge, hydrostatic testing, observation, or other methods.
Measure and mark pipes for cutting and threading.
Lay out full scale drawings of pipe systems, supports, and related equipment, following blueprints.
Plan pipe system layout, installation, or repair according to specifications.
Select pipe sizes and types and related materials, such as supports, hangers, and hydraulic cylinders, according to specifications.
Cut & bore holes in structures, such as bulkheads, decks, walls, and mains, prior to pipe installation, using hand/ power tools.
Modify, clean, and maintain pipe systems, units, fittings, and related machines and equipment, following specifications and using hand and power tools.
NICET certified would be preferred but not required.
Lift certified preferred but not required.
Pay rate is depending on experience in the range of $18-21 per hour
Margie is an executive recruiter based in Chesapeake and is a Certified Staffing Professional (CSP) and has a Technical Staffing Certification (TSC). Margie is known for her positive energy and can-do attitude. Margie specializes in clerical positions, accounting, finance, business & contract administration, operations, warehouse, logistics/supply chain, procurement, HR, marketing, legal, executive, IT and many levels of industrial.
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