Pipe Fitter - Shop

Lafayette, LA posted on March 31

Allison Offshore Services (AOS) provides innovative, integrated, land and marine based support services to client operators in the Gulf of Mexico. We are uniquely positioned to provide the people, ideas, equipment, and facilities to carry out an organized plan for exploration and production activities, literally “from the cradle to grave.”  The core of Allison is its’ skilled craftsmen and experienced supervisors who have proven their ability to perform high quality work and deliver it on time.


Allison Offshore Services is currently seeking a Pipe Fitter, who will be responsible for the layout, assembly and installation of pipe systems, supports and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment. The Pipe Fitter will read and interpret building specifications, plan installations and repair, and preform general duties in the shop.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Accurately measure and mark pipe for cutting and threading
  • Read and interpret blueprints and isometric drawings and work drawing specifications
  • Lay out, assemble, install and maintain pipe systems, pipe supports and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment
  • Cut, thread, or hammer pipes to specifications, using tools such as cutting torches
  • Thread pipe using pipe threading machines
  • Increase pressure in pipe systems and observe pressure gauges to test systems for leaks
  • Participate in JSA’s and all other Safety, Health and Environmental Processes
  • Other duties as assigned 

Job Requirements

  • Knowledge of all equipment and tools necessary to perform the duties required of a pipe fitter
  • General Knowledge of offshore construction and salvage operations
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide using units of US currency, weight, measurement, volume and distance
  • Ability to work in and maintain a safe work environment

Education & Experience:

  • High school Diploma or G.E.D is preferred
  • 3-5 years relevant industry experience required
  • Prior oilfield construction experience preferred

Candidates will be required to pass:

  • Written Pipe Fitter Assessment