Tradesmen International, Inc. Instrument Fitter in New Orleans, Louisiana


We have openings for Instrument Fitter for a project in Cameron, La. If you have at least 5 years experience and meet the following requirements and the requirements below, call us at 504-818-1885.

Testing Requirements:

Bending- ¼, 3/8, ½ - NO HEAVY WALL-Simple tubing

No Stove piping

You will be seated at a 4x8 table with a box on it. Frame of box is 2x3x2. There will be 3 male fittings on one side and 3 female fittings on the other. You’ll be given 3 sticks of tubing that are 6 feet long. You need to bend from A to B.

Key to test: You MUST be able to take measurements, mark the tubing on all 3 sticks before bending the first tube. You will fail if you can’t do



Reading Blueprints

Prior to beginning a project, an instrument fitter must thoroughly read and comprehend a blueprint in order to understand how to perform the installation.

Cutting and Bending Pipes

Using special machinery, instrument fitters cut pipes based on the specifications on a blueprint. They then bend the pipes manually, to fit the layout.

Connecting Pipes

Using a variety methods, such as caulking, gluing and welding, an instrument fitter connects pipes so that they do not easily separate.

Maintaining Tools

Instrument fitters are responsible for acquiring and maintaining an arsenal of tools, including chisels, hammers and wrenches. These tools are necessary to complete every project.

Additional Requirements:

  • 5 years of experience in instrumentation

  • Possess a current certification or degree in instrumentation

  • Understand schematic diagrams, blueprints and other specifications required by our client

  • Experience working with hand tools, power tool and electronic test equipment such aspressure gauges, mercury manometers, potentiometers, pulse and signal generators, oscilloscopes, transistor curve tracers, ammeters, volt meters and watt meters.

  • Ability to work safely from ladders, scaffolds and lifts

  • Strong working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation

  • High standard of integrity and professionalism

  • Drug free at all times

Company Details

Tradesmen International, America’s elite skilled labor force, is seeking experienced Instrumentation Technician to join our team. We are recognized internationally as a leading source for reliable, skilled craftsmen with thousands of employees across North America. With more than 5,000 active clients we have a plenty of great opportunities for skilled industrial electricians that want to be the best in their field. We offer consistent work, top pay, benefits, and employment opportunities in most major markets throughout North America.

In addition to consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we provide a benefits package that is among the best in the industry.

  • Vacation Pay

  • Health insurance

  • Dental and vision plan

  • Prescription drug plan

  • Life insurance

  • Short-term disability

  • 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan

  • Incentive programs

  • Tool purchase programs

Tradesmen International is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability

Recruiter Name

William Hanrahan


US-LA-New Orleans

Req ID 2018-183194

Category Electrical - Journeyman

Travel Yes

Location US-LA-New Orleans