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Pipe Fitter

Company: Hutco Inc
Location: Newport News
Posted on: January 20, 2023

Job Description:


Position: Pipefitter
Job Location: Norfolk VA
Hutco Branch: Newport News
Rate of Pay: $22 to $27 per hr (per diem available)

We are actively hiring Pipefitters with 2-3 years' experience in shipboard, industrial, or commercial. Our team is dedicated to placing the right people in the right positions.

Read and interpret blueprints/sketches and install all piping systems aboard ship.
Perform shop prefab on piping systems using sketches/templates developed from blueprints and ship check.
Knows and understands tag out procedures for piping systems using sketches templates developed from blueprints prior to working on ships' piping system. Be able to accomplish tag out of systems safe for work IAW work authorization form (WAF).
Be able to sil-braze (Grades 3,4 and 5)
Knowledgeable on pipe bending and able to bend piping manually or by machine, utilizing templates/sketches and packing piping to avoid contortion.
Knowledge of P-1 and Level 1 piping systems.
Ability to hydrostatic test piping systems.
Ability to fit and install mechanically attached fittings.
Ability to thread piping and to tap holes to proper sizes.
Ability to prep piping for welding using grinders or beveling machines and know/understand different types of bevels. Fit/install backing rings, E.B. rings.
Install pipe hangers/supports IAW applicable hanger drawings.
Knowledge of various types of pipe and fitting materials and the proper material application in regard to piping system requirements. Knowledge of MIL-STD-777 (the various types of pipes and fitting material and the proper material application in regard to piping system requirements.)
Knowledge of valve types and properly packing of valves.
Ability to properly fit flanged joints to include proper gaskets and fasteners.
Knowledge of hot work.
Ability to set up and perform hot water flushing on sil-braze piping systems.
Knowledge of bolting requirements, i.e., various material types/requirements for flange bolting.

A limited benefit plan is available to Hutco, Inc. employees through Essential Staff Care. Available plans include:

Medical / Prescription
Dental Coverage
Vision Coverage
Short Term Disability Benefits
Term Life Benefits
Accidental Death & Dismemberment Benefit


Apply Online or at the Newport News Branch:

813 Diligence Dr. Suite 121 A
Newport News Virginia, 23606

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Or call us at (757) 223-7680



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