Position Description

Apprentice Pipefitters
Location Whitecourt, AB
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The Apprentice Steamfitter-Pipefitter will possess and acquire a full range of knowledge to assist Journeyman and perform various tasks assigned to them.

Responsibilities:

· Assist Journeyman/perform in the testing of boilers, tanks, fittings, pipes, and similar objects to detect and locate leaks, using compressed air or water pressure

· Installs fittings on object to seal outlets and connects object to high-pressure air or water line, using hand tools

· Activates air compressor or water pump until gauge registers specified internal pressure

· Observes gauge for loss of pressure indicative of leaks, and examines object for escaping air or water to detect leaks

· Marks object at source of leaks for subsequent repair

· May apply soap solution to surface of object or immerse object to facilitate location of air leaks

· May test object under high pressure to ensure compliance with product safety ratings

· May be designated, according to type of test used; Pneumatic Tester

· Managing and performing general house keeping and daily clean-up of work area

· Adheres to Phoenix Industrial and Client policies and procedures

· Lead by example by demonstrating the importance of fostering a safety culture

· Learning practical on-the-job skills and taking direction under the supervision of a qualified journeyperson

· Perform other duties as required

· Lead by example by demonstrating the importance of fostering a safety culture

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