Built Environment

Pipefitter Jobs in South 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.

South West

South West England is one of the nine official regions of England and consists of counties including Bristol, Gloucestershire, Dorset, Somerset, Cornwall, Somerset, Devon, and Wiltshire. Large cities in South West England include Cheltenham, Plymouth and Swindon. South West England is the largest region in England, covering 9,200 square miles. South West England is the third least populated area only home to around 5 million people. South West England is home to some of the UK's most popular tourist locations including Bath, Bristol and some of the UK's most beautiful beaches in the British Riviera in Devon.