Raymond Masterson Mechanical Services Ltd are currently recruiting a candidate for a Pipefitting Apprenticeship in conjunction with SOLAS.
This is a structured 4 year program including both practical assessments with Raymond Masterson Mechanical Services Ltd and classroom based learning with SOLAS .

You will need to commit to 4 years of intense study and in-depth practical work . Upon successful completion of your apprenticeship program, you will qualify as

What is a Pipefitter?
Pipefitters install, repair and maintain high and low-pressure pipe systems used in commercial and industrial installations. They work on piping systems that carry all kinds of liquids, gaseous and solid materials. They provide a wide range of services including welding and fabrication in a variety of industries. Pipefitting can be carried out in construction sites, oil refineries, chemical plants, breweries, power plants, food processing plants, paper mills. Ships, factories and a host of other facilities.

Metal Fabricators require many skills including:
• Working with a variety of specialized hand and power tools
• Knowledge of a range of piping system
• Preforming a range of welding processes
• Interpreting pipefitting drawings and specifications
• Planning and organizing the installation of piping systems
• Inspecting and testing of piping systems and fault diagnosis
• Preforming routine maintenance and repairs on piping systems
• The environment is often noisy and involves the use of equipment and machinery so due
care and adherence to health and safety regulation is mandatory.

The Pipefitter must have the ability to:
• Plan and Organise
• Communicate effectively
• Solve problems
• Work independently and as part of a team
• Have a positive attitude
• Recognise the need for good customer relations
• Demonstrate good work practices

Aspects of work
• Learning and developing new practical craft related skills, knowledge and competence
• Working with and learning from experienced craftsperson’s
• Seeing a job through from start to finish
• Comply with health and safety requirements
• Using tools and operating machinery to fabricate industrial components
• Accuracy and attention to detail
• Being well organized and careful with practical tasks
• Working at heights
• Lifting or carrying heavy items
• Understanding technical drawings and diagrams
• Being physically active
• Taking responsibility of own learning, including the allocation of study time
• Working in a noisy environment
• Bending and kneeling
• Working in cramped and awkward spaces
• Passing all phase exams
• Earning as you learn

Entry Requirements
• Minimum Age requirement 16 years of age
• Educational requirements: Attended Leaving Certificate Examination

Skills required:
• Work well with other people
• Genuine interest in the industry
• Takes instruction well
• Is Punctual and has excellent time management skills
• Takes pride in their work
• Shows initiative

Please send CV to michael@cuchulainnconsultancy.com *only*