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"Pipe Fitter"
Job Description - Part 3 - Skills Required

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Skills Needed for: "Pipe Fitter"

1) Installation -- Installing equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications.

2) Instructing -- Teaching others how to do something.

3) Critical Thinking -- Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

4) Active Learning -- Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.

5) Equipment Selection -- Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job.

6) Judgment and Decision Making -- Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.

7) Active Listening -- Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.

8) Repairing -- Repairing machines or systems using the needed tools.

9) Time Management -- Managing one's own time and the time of others.

10) Reading Comprehension -- Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.

11) Coordination -- Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.

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12) Troubleshooting -- Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.

13) Service Orientation -- Actively looking for ways to help people.

14) Management of Personnel Resources -- Motivating, developing, and directing people as they work, identifying the best people for the job.

15) Mathematics -- Using mathematics to solve problems.

16) Persuasion -- Persuading others to change their minds or behavior.

17) Equipment Maintenance -- Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.

18) Systems Analysis -- Determining how a system should work and how changes in conditions, operations, and the environment will affect outcomes.

19) Operation Monitoring -- Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.

20) Negotiation -- Bringing others together and trying to reconcile differences.

21) Monitoring -- Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.

22) Quality Control Analysis -- Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.

23) Operation and Control -- Controlling operations of equipment or systems.

24) Speaking -- Talking to others to convey information effectively.

25) Learning Strategies -- Selecting and using training/instructional methods and procedures appropriate for the situation when learning or teaching new things.

Job Description for "Pipe Fitter" continued here...

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4
Part 5

"Pipe Fitter"   Holland / RIASEC Career Code:  R-E-C        SOC:  47-2152.01


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