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Pipefitter Jobs in North West

​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.

North West

North West England is the third most populated region in the United Kingdom after London and the South East. In 2011 the population in North West England was around 11 million people. The region consists of five counties; Cheshire, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Merseyside.

The largest cities/areas within the North West of England are Manchester, Liverpool, Warrington, Blackpool, Preston, Stockport, Sale and Bolton. ​

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