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Title: Steamfitter, Pipefitter

Definition: Steamfitters, Pipefitters lay out and either fabricate or assemble piping systems that carry water, steam, chemicals and fuel in heating, cooling, lubricating and other industrial processes.

Definition (More Info):
TradeSecrets AB; Careers in Construction

Education Program:
Academy Canada - Steamfitter / Pipefitter (Entry)
College of the North Atlantic - Steamfitter / Pipefitter
U.A Training Center – Steamfitter - Pipefitter
Keyin College – Steamfitter/Pipefitter
Die Trac – Steamfitter/Pipefitter

First Credential: Certificate plus apprenticeship

Salary Range: PayScale (Canada) (Sept 2015)
Pipefitter: Entry Low: $39,156. Entry Median: $29/hr.
Plumber, Pipefitter, or Steamfitter: Low: $42,865. Median: $33/hr.

Salary (More Info): PayScale: Pipefitter; Plumber, Pipefitter, or Steamfitter

Related Specialties: Fire Sprinkler Fitter, Sprinkler System Installer

Professional Associations: Women Building Futures (WBF); Office to Advance Women Apprentices; U.A Training Center: Steamfitter - Pipefitter; Canadas Building Trade Unions (CBTU); Canadian Construction Women

Other Resources: Gov of NL: Plan of Training; Red Seal; Service Canada; United Association of Journeymen & Apprentices of the Plumbing & Pipe Fitting Industry


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