Built Environment

Pipefitter Jobs in Glasgow

​Pipefitter

A pipefitter is responsible for building, installing, and repairing piping systems. A pipefitter must be able understand blueprints and inspect their worksite to ensure a safe working environment and remove obstructions.

A pipefitter must be able to cut, thread, bend and connect pipes, as well as installing and securing them. Pipefitters must work carefully so they install and repair pipes so that they prevent leaks. Pipefitters generally work with metal pipes, non-metal pipes, tubes, and fittings.

A Pipefitter must be qualified to level 3 standard or have completed an apprenticeship. They may be required to hold a CSCS or Skillscard.

Glasgow

Glasgow is a port city on the River Clyde in Scotland's western Lowlands. Glasgow is the most populous city in Scotland, and the fifth most visited city in the UK. Glasgow is famed for its Victorian and Art Nouveau architecture, a legacy of the city's prosperity due to trade and shipbuilding.

With a number of prestigious universities in Glasgow, the city has a wide array of industry sector expertise. This includes low carbon industries, life sciences, engineering, design, manufacturing, financial and professional services. Key areas in Glasgow include the merchant city and the financial district.