Company: BAE Systems
Posted on: May 28, 2023
BAE Systems presently has multiple openings for Pipefitters.
The Pipe Shop Mechanic performs a variety of skilled mechanical duties involving general fitting of piping systems on vessels, burning/ brazing, testing and sketching piping systems.
The Mechanic operates equipment for assembly and installation: performs preventive and predictive maintenance on facility machinery: records work performed and follows specified safety policies and procedures.
Required Skills and Education
Must be able to read and interpret blue prints,
Must have basic trade hand tools and be proficient in their use.
Must have the ability to identify piping by size, schedule and material type.
Must be proficient in the the fit up requirements for the following joint designs: P3, P-14, P-15, P-68, P-71, and P-3B including calculation of diametrical clearances, end gap, and root openings.
Must be able to target an existing pipe spool and repair/ replace. Must be able to lay out and conduct pipe bending offsets.
Must have a thorough understanding of blanking and isolation requirements of piping systems.
Must have a thorough understanding of piping system testing (hydrostatic, air, compressed gas)
Must be able to safely operate the following equipment: vertical band saw, vertical drill press, bench grinder, hydraulic pipe bender, pipe threading machine, oxy/ gas braze and burning torch, plasma cutter.
Must be able to certify in the silver braze process.
Must be able calculate and understand units of measurement, including fractions and decimals, using tape measurer, and scale.
Must be able to obtain and maintain Defense Biometric Identification System "DBIDS" Badge and access.
About BAE Systems Platforms & Services Posting
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.
The Platforms & Services (P&S) sector under BAE Systems, Inc does the big stuff: the armored combat vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, and naval ship repair...just to name a few. Our employees take pride in the work they do and why they do it. They are on the front lines every day, building our products to protect the lives of those who serve. We may be biased, but we think P&S does some of the coolest work around, and we think you will too.
Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.
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