Fitter

Livingston, LA

Epic Piping has an exciting opportunity available for a Fitter 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:

  • Comply with safety and environmental guidelines, policies, and regulations.
  • Work in conjunction with other departments (Cutting operations and bay pulling) to ensure all relative materials are properly staged and ready for fabrication.  
  • Lay out, position, align and fit components together in various body positions. - Bolt, clamp, and weld 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 handheld 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.  
  • Load, transport, and unload material, tools, equipment, and supplies.  
  • Perform minor maintenance or cleaning activities of tools and equipment. 

REQUIRED SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Education:  High School or GED; preferred
  • Experience:  Experience in field or related area
  • Computer Skills:  Not applicable
  • Certification/Licenses: None specifically required

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.