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Pipe Fitter

Review Isometric & P&ID drawings, and job specifications to determine work requirements.  Prepare material for welding, cutting or fabrication.  Fabricate and modify piping systems and process equipment, and draft or redline drawings as needed. Field verification of piping & structural systems.  Layout, assemble, install, and maintain pipe systems, pipe supports, and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment.  Selects type and size of pipe, and related materials and equipment, such as supports, hangers, and hydraulic cylinders, according to specifications.  Cuts pipe, using saws, pipe cutter, hammer and chisel, cutting torch, and pipe cutting machine. Prepares pipe ends according to weld procedure and welder preference. Threads pipe, using pipe threading machine.  Bends pipe, using pipe bending tools and pipe bending machine.  Assembles and installs variety of metal and nonmetal pipes, tubes, and fittings, including iron, steel, copper, and plastic.  Connects pipes, using threaded, caulked, soldered, brazed, fused, or cemented joints, and hand tools.  Secures pipes to structure with brackets, clamps, and hangers, using hand tools and power tools.