Pipefitter Helper

Location US-KY-Centertown
Job ID
Discipline or Craft
Trade & Craft

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is sourcing Pipefitter Helpers with 2 to 3 years of experince for our Centertown, KY project.  The project is working a 5/10 schedule, approximate duration is 2 months.  Per diem will be offered to those who meet the per diem criteria. Five years of industrial pipefitting experience preferred. OSHA 10 is required

Authorization to work in the US lawfully without sponsorship from Wood is required.

Skills / Qualifications

Key Responsibilities

  • Select type and size of pipe and related materials and equipment, such as supports, hangers, and hydraulic cylinders, according to job specifications
  • Inspect worksite to determine presence of obstructions
  • Plan sequence on installation to avoid obstructions and activities of other workers
  • Cuts pipe using hacksaw, pipe cutter, hammer and chisel, cutting torch and pipe cutting machine
  • Threads pipe using threading machine
  • Bends pipe by hand or with pipe-bending tools and machine
  • Mounts pip hangers and brackets on walls and ceiling to hold pipe
  • Assemblies and installs a variety of metal or nonmetal; pipes and pipe fittings, using threaded caulked, soldering, brazen, fused, or cemented joints, and hand tools
  • Secures pipes to structure with brackets, clamps and hangers, using hand and power tools
  • Test piping systems for leaks by increasing pressure in pipes and observing gauges attached to pipes for indication of leaks
  • Loads, transports and unloads materials, tools, equipment and supplies

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Two to 3 years of verified experience specifically in the field of pipefitting
  • Have knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures
  • Visualize objects in three dimensions from plans and drawings
  • Work at heights without fear
  • Be capable of listening and communicating with other supervision and employees
  • Be motivated and work safely and productively
  • Use effective verbal and written communication skills


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

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