Pipefitter - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)


  full-time   employee

United States

Title: Pipefitter

Location: US-US-VA-Richmond

Job Number: 1074324


Under direct supervision, assigned daily work. May explain instructions and documentation to plan work activities. Helps coordinate movement of materials and equipment to work locations and sets up work site. Completes and reviews records, maintains tools and equipment, and performs various clean up activities. Job may require moderate to heavy lifting. Observes and follows all safety rules and procedures, including wearing required personal safety equipment. Requires a high school diploma or equivalent and 2 years of experience.

Responsible for

lay out, assemble, install, and maintain pipe systems, pipe supports, and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment for steam, hot water, heating, cooling, lubricating, sprinkling, and industrial production and processing systems, applying knowledge of system operation, and following blueprints.

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

Plan installation or repair to avoid obstructions and to avoid interfering with activities of other workers.

Cut pipe using saws, pipe cutter, hammer and chisel, cutting torch, and pipe-cutting machine.

Thread pipe, using pipe-threading machine.

Bend pipe, using pipe-bending tools and pipe-bending machine.

Assemble and installs variety of metal and nonmetal pipes, using threaded caulked, soldering, brazen, fused, or cemented joints, and hand tools.

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

Install and maintain hydraulic and pneumatic components or machines and equipment, such as pumps and cylinders using hand tools.

Increase pressure in pipe system and observes connected pressure gauge to test system.

May weld pipe supports to structural steel members.

May observe production machines in assigned area of manufacturing facility to detect machinery malfunctions.

May operate machinery to verify repair.

Respiratory protection is common and may be required.

Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules

Ability to establish and maintain a good working relationship with both internal and external customers.

Observe and follow all safety rules and procedures.

Must be able to consistently lift 50lbs.

Strong technical and mechanical acumen required.


When you become part of the Brown and Root team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, procurement, construction, and services company, we support the energy, hydrocarbon, government services, minerals, civil infrastructure, power, industrial, and commercial markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business segments, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our clients have come to value us, because they know We Deliver

With more than 27,000 employees around the world, we deliver top-quality service and performance in engineering, procurement, construction, operations and maintenance, logistics and project management services to clients who entrust us with their most vital projects.


Brown and Root offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

Brown and Root

is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified

applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to

race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity

or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic

information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic

protected by federal, state, or local law.

Join us and you'll be a part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge, and determination to succeed.

Job: Piping