Built Environment

Pipefitter Jobs in Sheffield

​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.

Sheffield

Sheffield is a city located in South Yorkshire, England. Sheffield is the second largest city in the Yorkshire and Humber region. The metropolitan population of The City of Sheffield sits at just over 1.5 million people. Over the years Sheffield has lessened its largely industrial roots to develop economically. Sheffield’s name is derived from the River Sheaf which runs through the city and remains a historic part of the West Riding of Yorkshire.