Pipefitter

Fincantieri Marine Group Sturgeon Bay, WI

Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding is currently hiring Pipefitters for 1st shift. Preferred candidates will have education, training or experience in the following:

Work Activities:

* Cut, thread, or bend pipes to specifications, using tools such as bandsaws, hand cutting torches, bending machines, pipe threaders, or pipe benders

* Lay out full scale drawings of pipe systems, supports, or related equipment, according to blueprints

* Assemble or secure pipes, tubes, fittings, or related equipment, according to specifications, by welding, brazing, or threading joints

* Measure and mark pipes for cutting or threading

* Inspect, examine, or test installed systems or pipe lines, using pressure gauge, hydrostatic testing, observation, or other methods

* Plan pipe system layout, installation, or repair, according to specifications

* Attach pipes to walls, structures, or fixtures, such as radiators, pumps or tanks, using brackets, clamps, tools, and welding equipment

* Modify, clean, or maintain pipe systems, units, fittings, or related machines or equipment, using hand or power tools

* Cut or bore holes in structures, such as bulkheads, decks, walls, or mains, prior to pipe installation, using hand or power tools

* Install automatic controls to regulate pipe systems

* Shut off steam, water, or other gases or liquids from pipe sections, using valve keys or wrenches

* Remove and replace worn components

* Operate motorized pumps to remove water from flooded manholes, basements, or facility floors

Tools & Technology:

* Adjustable wrenches

* Air compressors

* Ball peen hammer

* Blocks or pulleys

* Cutting torch

* Box end wrenches

* Cold chisels

* Deburring tool

* Depth gauges

* Direct current DC arc welder

* Drill press or radial drill

* Gas welding or brazing or cutting apparatus

* Hoists

* Hole saws

* Impact wrenches

* Jacks

* Ladders

* Laser measuring systems

* Levels

* Liquid leak detectors

* Locking pliers

* Manlift or personnel lift

* Pipe bending tools

* Pipe or tube cutter

* Pipe vises

* Pipe wrenches

* Plumb bobs

* Pneumatic grinders

* Pneumatic hammer

* Power drills

* Power grinders

* Power saws

* Pressure indicators

* Pry bars

* Ratchets

* Saws / Sawzall

* Screwdrivers

* Shielded metal arc welding or stick welding machine

* Slings

* Slip or groove joint pliers

* Squares

* Strap wrenches

* Tape measures

* Taps

* Threading dies

* Threading machine

* Utility knives

* Water pumps

* Welding masks

* Winches

Knowledge:

* Mechanical — Knowledge of machines and tools, including their uses, repair, and maintenance

* Design — Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models

* Mathematics — Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, statistics, and their applications

* English Language — Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar

Skills:

* Active Listening — Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate

* Critical Thinking — Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems

* Time Management — Managing one's own time

* Active Learning — Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making

* Coordination — Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions

* Operation Monitoring — Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly

* Systems Analysis — Determining how a system should work and how changes in conditions, operations, and the environment will affect outcomes

Abilities:

* Manual Dexterity — Quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects

* Near Vision — See details at close range (within a few feet of the observer)

* Visualization — Imagine how something will look after it is moved around or when its parts are moved or rearranged

* Problem Sensitivity — Tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem

* Extent Flexibility — Bend, stretch, twist, or reach with your body, arms, and legs

* Gross Body Equilibrium — Keep or regain your body balance or stay upright when in an unstable position

* Selective Attention — Concentrate on a task without being distracted

* Reaction Time — Quickly respond to a signal when it appears

* Static Strength — Exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, or carry objects

Additional Information:

Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding (FBS) is located in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin. Our Maritime history as an industry leader in new construction, repair and major conversions dates back to 1918. The FBS portfolio includes articulated tug-barge units, OPA 90-compliant vessels, dredges and dredging support equipment, and offshore supply vessels along with specializing in Great Lakes self unloading vessels. As a full service shipyard, FBS processes approximately 30% of the yearly repair volume on the Great Lakes and routinely has a winter fleet layup of 15 plus vessels. Our strong and loyal relationships with the maritime industry leaders have positioned FBS with a backlog of commercial new construction through 2017. The FBS current backlog, steady Great Lakes repair volume and several major conversions currently being planned provide a perfect opportunity for a career minded individual looking for personal growth and advancement in a robust maritime atmosphere.

Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer and promotes a Drug Free Work Environment. Minorities, Women, Veterans and Disabled are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. We promote a Drug Free Work Environment and require pre-employment drug testing as well as mandatory random drug testing. Apply Now Email A Friend

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