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STEAMFITTER
Oregon Apprenticeship Guide - Steamfitter
 
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Job Description

Steamfitters install piping and tubing made of carbon steel, copper, plastic, glass or other metals using a variety of processes. These processes include brazing, welding, screwing, gluing, bending and mechanical joining. Steamfitters install valves, controls, pumps, vessels and hangers, as well as refrigeration equipment, air-conditioning equipment, compressors, coils, and boilers.
 
Working Conditions
Steamfitters work indoors and outdoors in all sorts of weather and in a variety of places and positions, including buildings, trenches, roofs, scaffolding, ladders and inside tanks. Hazards include exposure to chemicals, gases, fumes and loud noise. 
  

 
Apprenticeship Committees 
 

MA# 1071 

Union

OR SW-WA NW-CA Steamfitters JATC

Tualatin: 503-691-1997
Eugene: 541-726-1131
Redmond: 541-419-5128
Medford: 541-821-1282
Eureka: 541-821-1282
Toll Free:1-800-452-2912

Website: www.ua290.org

OR: Statewide

CA & WA 

MA# 2022

Non-Union

Mid-Valley Steamfitters/Pipefitters JATC

Phone: 503-557-1203
Website: www.orphcc.com/educationapprenticeships

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View Current Opening Announcement for June - July, 2015​ ​
 
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Eugene: (541) 686-7623