Gasfitters are skilled tradespeople who install and service natural gas fixtures and appliances in residential, commercial and industrial areas.
What does this job involve?
Gas system installation
Installing gas lines and systems
Connecting gas appliances (e.g., stoves, heaters)
Conducting inspections of gas pipelines
Identifying and repairing gas leaks
Testing gas lines for pressure and integrity
Installing gas pressure regulators
Ensuring adherence to gas safety codes and regulations
Following strict safety protocols when working with gas
How do I get into this career?
The most common pathway is via an apprenticeship. As a licenced trade, recognition of prior learning is not an option. It is highly recommended that you undertake work experience while at school.