Built Environment

Pipefitter Jobs in Reading

​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.

​Reading

Reading is a historic market town situated in the Thames Valley, located in Berkshire, South East England. Reading is known for its annual Reading Festival and it's vibrant city centre laced with shops and riverside restaurants. Reading has great transport links to London with train journeys taking only 30 minutes. Reading is located on the M4 motorway providing great accessibility to England's South West and Wales.