Job Details

Estimated: $41,000 – $52,000 a year


  • Oil & gas
  • Pipe threading
  • Geometry

Full Job Description

PES is accepting applications to hire for the position of Structural Fitter to work on our Fabrication facility in Houma, LA.


The fitter is responsible for cutting and fitting structural materials for welders to weld.


  • Aligns parts, using jack, turnbuckles, wedges, drift pins, pry bars and hammer.
  • Marks reference points onto floor or face block and transposes them to workpiece using measuring devices, squares, chalk and soapstone.
  • Gives directions to welder to build up low spots or short pieces with weld.
  • Straightens warped or bent parts using sledge, hand torch, straightening press or bulldozer.
  • Removes high spots and cuts bevels using hand files, portable grinders and cutting torch.
  • Examines blueprints and plans sequence of operation, applying knowledge of geometry, effects of heat, weld shrinkage, machining and metal thickness.
  • Tacks welds fitted parts together.
  • Assembles and secure tubes, fittings and related equipment according to specifications by welding, brazing, cementing, soldering and threading joints.
  • Puts all information on the pipe before cutting and transfer all item numbers onto cut sheet and carry over item numbers to drop pipe.
  • Inspects, examines and tests installed systems and pipe lines using pressure gauges, hydrostatic testing, observation or other methods.
  • Reads and understands blue prints and ISO’s.
  • Works various schedules depending on project and client requirements.


  • At least 3 years of structural fitting experience working in the Oil and Gas industry or in an industrial setting..

PES offers a competitive salary & benefits package.

Please email your resume/application to: [email protected] or mail/apply in person to PES Attn: HR 250 North American Ct. Houma, LA 70363. Applications can be downloaded and printed on the company website: www.pesllc.com