Pipefitter
Department of Veterans Affairs - Dayton, OH

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On a regular and recurring basis, the incumbent determines the proper size of pipe, fittings and method to install or repair all types of piping such as high and low pressure steam/water and waste systems. Selects the proper method of repair or joining either by soldering, brazing, or threading. Measures the pipe, cuts and threads allowing for fittings to insure proper fit and pitch. Make calculations to install risers, mains, expansion joints and loops to compensate for expansion and contraction of lines. Installs equipment by placing, determining the correct pipe and size, and joining, sealing and testing for proper pressures, leaks and operation. Make repairs to all types of plumbing fixtures by replacing defective parts, repairing parts, unstopping, etc. Cleans and repairs drain lines/sewer lines by using hand-operated and power operated equipment. Installs pipe coverings and insulating materials. Instruct personnel in the proper use of new equipment. Repairs and installs all types of steam traps on steam lines and steam generating equipment. Troubleshoots all types of heating and plumbing equipment such as sterilizers, dish machines, stills and automatic heating valves. May be required to operate a government vehicle to transport equipment to and from a work site.
  • Determines proper size of pipe, fittings, and methods to install or repair all types of piping.
  • Makes repairs to all types of plumbing fixtures by replacing defective parts, repairing parts, unstopping, etc.
  • Installs pipe coverings and insulating materials.
  • Repairs and installs all types of steam traps on steam lines and steam generating equipment.
  • Troubleshoots all types of heating and plumbing equipment such as sterilizers, dish machines, stills, and automatic heating valves.

Work Schedule: Monday through Friday ( 1 st Shift 8:00 am to 4:30 pm)
Position Description Title/PD#: Pipefitter/09719A
Relocation Expenses: Relocation expenses ARE NOT authorized for this position.

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The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is a government-run military veteran benefit system with Cabinet-level status. It is...