USCG Jobs – Maintenance Mechanic

Website U.S. Coast Guard

Job Description:

The maintenance mechanic (pipefitter) serves as a journeyman level maintenance mechanic whose primary duty is a pipefitter. The maintenance mechanic performs a variety of tasks involved in the upkeep of buildings, grounds and related structures, fixtures, and utilities.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Determining required tools and estimates necessary materials such as pipe, fittings, etc., in the sizes, types, or lengths required for the job.
    Provides troubleshooting and analyzes defects; locates and marks spots for openings in walls, ceiling or floor as necessary
  • Installing, repairing, maintaining, and replacing steam lines, valves, radiators, heaters, storage and condensate tanks, steam tables, sterilizers, steam traps, control fittings, expansion joints, steam pressure cookers, etc
  • Checking steam systems for leaks, defects in equipment and malfunctions. Installs, repairs and maintains reducing valves and stations, vacuum pumps, expansion locks and expansion joints
  • Performing pipe cutting, pipe bending, pipe threading, pipe welding, and pipe hanging.

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of how various high pressure piping systems and equipment are installed and operate.
  • Ability to plan and lay out the installation, modification, and repair of various new and existing piping systems and equipment
  • Makes complete and difficult determinations of materials and methods to be employed
  • Shall have journeyman level in one of the following: air conditioning, welding, machinist, pipefitting, marine machinery mechanic, and
  • Sheetmetal Mechanic in addition to primary duty of Pipe Fitter.

Job Details:

Company: U.S. Coast Guard

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: IT

Job Location: Tampa, FL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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