Kiewit Corporation Pipefitter Journeymen - Largo, FL in Largo, Florida
Pipefitter Journeymen - Largo, FL
Date: Nov 6, 2019
Location: Largo, FL, US
Kiewit is one of North America's largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee-owned company operates through a network of offices and projects in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Australia. Kiewit offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building and mining. Kiewit had 2018 revenues of $9 billion and employs more than 20,000 staff and craft employees.
Use appropriate hand (i.e. wrap around) and power tools (i.e. grinders) to fit and install all types of pipe and/or similar tubular products;
have working knowledge of all types of pipe and piping systems, including butt welded, socket welded, threaded, victaulic, grooved, glued and fused joints;
able to work with carbon steel, stainless steel, PVC, poly, copper, and various high pressure/temperature alloys;
proficient in the use of bevelers, threaders and other end prep machines; cut or drill holes in walls to permit passage of pipes;
select specified type and size of pipe; mount pipe hangers and brackets on walls and ceilings to hold pipe; install valves,
couplings and other fittings; disassemble and remove damaged or worn pipe; erect necessary scaffolding; lift, position and secure materials and workpieces during installation;
install all other items in accordance with the applicable plans and specifications
Must have a working knowledge of pipe fitting techniques and methods for different types of piping systems and pipe couplings.
Strong Knowledge about ductile iron pipe needed.
Job Requirements :
Lift and carrying heavy items weighing up to 50 pounds or more
Ability to wear a full body harness and work at heights while tied off
Willing to Work and have reliable Transportation
Ability to work, day, weekends, limited night work
Must Pass Drug Test and complete Kiewit employee indoctrination
Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
Ability to work in safety sensitive construction zone, around large machinery and heavy equipment
Ability to work cooperatively with a team in a fast-paced and complex environment
Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Nearest Major Market: Tampa
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