Helper - Multiple Positions Available

Livingston, LA

Epic Piping has an exciting opportunity available for a Helper to be an integral part of our Fabrication team. Epic takes pride in our quality of work and has a goal of building our workforce with the most talented employees. Our team has collaborated on a wide range of projects, including Leviathan in Israel and Marathon Star in Texas. We can meet you at any skill level, whether you are just starting your career or have years of experience under your belt.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Operate machinery used in the production process or assist machine operators. 
  • Examine products to verify conformance to quality standards. 
  • Observe equipment operations so that malfunctions can be detected and notify operators of any malfunctions. 
  • Lift raw materials, finished products, and packed items, manually or using hoists. 
  • Mark or tag identification on parts. 
  • Load and unload items from machines, conveyors, and conveyances. 
  • Clean and lubricate equipment. 
  • Record information, such as the number of products tested, meter readings, or dates and times of product production. 
  • Start machines or equipment to begin production processes. 
  • Separate products according to weight, grade, size, or composition of materials used to produce them. 
  • Place products in equipment or on work surfaces for further processing, inspecting, or wrapping. 
  • Remove products, machine attachments, or waste material from machines. 
  • Pack and store materials and products. 
  • Tie products in bundles for further processing or shipment, following prescribed procedures. 
  • Transfer finished products, raw materials, tools, or equipment between storage and work areas of plants and warehouses, by hand or using hand trucks or powered lift trucks. 
  • Signal coworkers to direct them to move products during the production process. 
  • Prepare raw materials for processing. 
  • Measure amounts of products, lengths of extruded articles, or weights of filled containers to ensure conformance to specifications. 
  • Thread ends of items such as thread, cloth, and lace through needles and rollers, and around take-up tubes. 
  • Read gauges or charts, and record data obtained. 
  • Mix ingredients according to specified procedures or formulas. 
  • Position spouts or chutes of storage bins so that containers can be filled. 
  • Fold products and product parts during processing. 
  • Wash work areas, machines, equipment, vehicles, or products. 
  • Unclamp and hoist full reels from braiding, winding, or other fabricating machines, using power hoists. 
  • Dump materials such as prepared ingredients into machine hoppers prior to mixing.  
  • Break up defective products for reprocessing. 
  • Change machine gears, using wrenches. 
  • Cut or break flashing from materials or products. 
  • Perform minor repairs to machines, such as replacing damaged or worn parts. 
  • Attach slings, ropes, or cables to objects such as pipes, hoses, or bundles. 
  • Education:  High School or GED; preferred
  • Experience: None
  • Computer Skills:  Not applicable
  • Certification/Licenses: None specifically required

  

REQUIRED SKILLS & ABILITIES:

WHY WORK FOR EPIC PIPING?

  • Industry-leading training and development programs
  • Competitive insurance and benefit options
  • Company-paid life insurance and long-term disability insurance
  • Paid vacation and holiday time
  • Traditional and Roth 401(k) plans available (50% company match up to 6% contributed by the employee)
  • Career growth opportunities
  • Work alongside industry leaders and mentors

Epic Piping is one of the largest privately owned and the fastest-growing pipe fabrication firms in the world. With over three decades of experience and backgrounds extending from engineering to welding, Epic Piping provides unmatched experience servicing the chemical, power, refining, offshore, and oil & gas industries.