pipe welder


Pipe welders assemble and install parts and components of pipelines for the transport of goods such as water, steam and chemicals through them. They interpret specs such as pneumatics, hydraulics, for installation on site according to the safety and production requirements.

Alternative label

  • industrial pipe fitter

  • plumber

  • pipe fitter & welder

  • off sore pipe fitter

  • pipefitter

  • mechanical pipe fitter

  • pipe fitter and welder

  • pipe fitter

  • industrial pipefitter

  • industrial pipe welder

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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