Built Environment

Pipefitter Jobs in Manchester

​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.

​Manchester

Manchester is a city located within Greater Manchester. In 2018 Manchester had a population of 547,627 and was the UK’s second most populated area. Surrounding Manchester you’ll find areas including Cheshire to the south, and the Pennines to the north and east. Manchester is known for it’s music scene and is home to some of the worlds biggest football clubs, Manchester United and Manchester City. Running through Manchester is a high-speed train line providing quick and easy access across the UK from Edinburgh and Glasgow to London.