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4727 NW Evangeline Thruway Carencro, LA 70520

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Vessel Fitter (ASME)

Vessel Fitter (ASME)

We are currently seeking an experienced ASME Pressure Vessel Fitter for employment with our company.

Applications must be completed at 4727 NW Evangeline Thruway, Carencro, LA 70520, M-F 8-5.

Vessel fitter job scope:


To efficiently perform the fabrication of various types of ASME coded pressure vessels in a safe manner in accordance with the companies quality standards

Key Duties:

·         May layout and mark weld points on parts or subassemblies using rule, square, scribe or templates 

·         Positions pieces to be welded into jigs, holding fixtures, guides and steps using measuring instruments and hand tools

·         Reads blueprints and performs own fit-up

·         Works with different types and sizes of vessel materials

·         Operates cutting equipment including torches and various power and hand tools

·         Safely operates iron worker, grinders, overhead cranes, rigging, pipe threading machine, welding machine, and various pneumatic hand tools

·         Assembly of components with some fabrication of equipment needed for the job with minimal supervision

·         Promotes and supports safety, production and positive attitude

·         Primarily fabricates coded ASME pressure vessels to all drawings provided

·         Primarily fabricates and/or assemble external and internal components to assist in and/or fabricate coded pressure vessels.


·         Vessel discipline must pass a 3G welding test

·         Must be able to tack and use a grinder

·         One to three years related experience and/or training

·         Experience operating other shop equipment (e.g., overhead crane, hand tools)

·         Knowledge of different types and sizes of vessel materials


Physical Requirements:

·         Standard requirements – Bending, squatting, climbing, stooping, twisting, reaching, working at elevated heights will all be required

·         Lifting up to 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying

·         Ability to work in varying hot and cold environments

·         Ability to work while standing and/or squatting/stooping for extended periods of time

·         Ability to work in cramped and/or confined spaces when required

·         Ability to work in an environments with exposures to dust, dirt and various other debris, metal and paint fumes, gases