Built Environment

Pipefitter Jobs in Plymouth

​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.

​Plymouth

Plymouth is a port city in Devon, located between the UK’s south west coastline and the Dartmoor National Park. Plymouth is one of Europe’s most vibrant waterfront cities, home to breathtaking views. Plymouth is a cultural city steeped in military history.

There is a great deal of thriving industry in Plymouth, including advanced manufacturing, creative industries, marine, renewables, defence and life sciences. Key employment areas include the Plymouth central business district and military sites such as HMNB Devonport Dockyard.