Exterran Pipe Fitter Senior in Houston, Texas

Pipe Fitter Senior




Job Type:Full Time

Location:TX - Houston 77041 Shop


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Job Description


This is a senior-level position responsible for fitting the components of Exterran products. Works with a limited supervision within defined procedures.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

· Reads and interprets blueprints, including reading and interpreting GA’s, flowcharts and spool drawings

· Makes comparison of spool drawings to GA’s to assure correctness

· Capable of structural layout

· Works with different types and sizes of materials

· Positions fit pipe

· Safely operates iron worker, overhead cranes, rigging, pipe threading machine, welding machine, tube bending machine, and various pneumatic hand tools

· Assembly of components with some fabrication of equipment needed for the job with minimal supervision

· Decides when spooling where to leave field welds, when to put couplings in pipe, and where to brace pipe on skid

· Works well with other departments on location of tie-in points for instrument and auxiliary pipe

· Promotes and supports safety, production and positive attitude

· Primarily fabricates and assembles screwed piping, tubing, and associated brackets to all drawings provided

· Primarily installs and checks panels and end devices used. Lays out conduits and tubing or whatever is requested by supervisor or superintendent

· Primarily fabricates and/or assembles guards, platforms, and any other structure required

· Safely operates cutting torch and various power and hand tools

Required Skills:

· Must pass a 3G welding test in order to be able to tack weld vessels together.


· Must be able to tack and use grinder

Preferred Education/Experience:

· High school diploma or equivalent; and five+ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

· Must have experience operating other shop equipment (e.g., overhead crane, hand tools)

· Must have knowledge of different types and sizes of structural materials

· Must have knowledge of butt weld fittings

Physical Strain:

· Standard requirements. Bending, squatting, climbing, stooping, twisting and reaching will all be required occasionally in this position

· Standing for long periods of time

· Lifting 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 25 pounds

· May be required to work at heights of up to 25 feet

· Must meet all OSHA regulations

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