Fitter - Multi Positions Available

San Marcos, TX

Looking for a great place to begin a career?

Join one of the world's largest privately owned industrial pipe fabrication facilities. 

Epic Piping offers competitive pay as well as a range of employee benefits, including health, dental, vision, and 401k.  

TASK FOR THIS POSITION:

  •  Comply with safety and environmental guidelines, policies, and regulations.
  • Works in conjunction with other departments (Cutting operations and bay pulling) to ensure all relative materials are properly staged and ready for fabrication.  
  • Lay out, positions, aligns and fits components together in various body positions. - Bolts, clamps, and welds together metal components of products, such as piping systems, plate, pipe and tube or structural shapes. .
  • May clean or degrease weld joint or workplace, using wire brush, or portable grinder.  
  • Remove excess weld, defective weld material, slag and spatter, using hand held grinder or gas torch, hand scrapper, grinder, or power chipper.  
  •  Preheat work piece, using hand torch.
  • Cut metal plates or structural shapes. 
  • Examine weld for bead size and other specifications.  
  • Loads, transports and unloads material, tools, equipment, and supplies.  
  • Perform minor maintenance or cleaning activities of tools and equipment. 

POSITION LEVELS

FITTER I:

  • 1-2 years of pipe fabrication experience
  • General knowledge of tools, equipment, blueprints, models, and technical plans
  • General knowledge of machines, designs, repair, and maintenance
  • 2-3 years of pipe fabrication experience
  • Extensive knowledge of design techniques, production of technical plans, blueprints, models, and drawings
  • Extensive knowledge of materials and methods and principles involved in the production of precise technical designs, uses and maintenance
  • 3-4 plus year of pipe fabrication experience
  • Expert knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
  • Expert knowledge of design techniques, methods, production of precision technical plans, blueprints and drawings.
  • Ability to move to any station and determine metallurgy and size without hesitation.

FITTER II:

  •  2-3 years of pipe fabrication experience  
  • Extensive knowledge of design techniques, production of technical plans, blueprints, models, and drawings 
  • Extensive knowledge of materials and methods and principles involved in the production of precise technical designs, uses and maintenance.

FITTER III:

  • 3-4 plus year of pipe fabrication experience
  • Expert knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance. 
  • Expert knowledge of design techniques, methods, production of precision technical plans, blueprints, and drawings.

FITTER IV:

  • 5 plus years of pipe fabrication experience
  • Expert knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
  • Expert knowledge of design techniques, methods, production of precision technical plans, blueprints, and drawings.
  • Ability to move to any station and determine metallurgy and size without hesitation.

REQUIRED SKILLS & ABILITIES:

Education:   High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED): Preferred

Experience: Experience in field or in a related area

Computer Skills: Not applicable

Certifications/Licenses: None specifically required

Epic Piping provides unmatched experience servicing the chemical, power, refining, offshore, and oil & gas industries.