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Navistar, Inc. Plumber & Steamfitter in Springfield, Ohio

Position Overview

Navistar International Corporation is a leading North American truck manufacturer with great products, strong market positions and best-in-class distribution. For 175 years we have had a 100% commitment to doing what it takes to satisfy our customers, and our commitment today is as strong as ever. We are rededicated to strengthening our core businesses. Our recent investments and product launches position us for success. It all starts with a comprehensive approach and a team effort from our employees. So we’re looking for exceptionally talented and results-oriented individuals to join us and deliver on our promises to our customers, dealers, employees and shareholders.

We are currently seeking a Plumber and Steamfitter to join our team within our Springfield Assembly Plant. NOTE: Must be able to work any shift. STARTING HOURLY RATE IS $34 per hour.

Pipefitters make, install and maintain all kinds of pressure piping, including piping for hot water and steam boilers; heating systems; hydraulics and pneumatics and almost any type of system that employs piping. Pipefitters cut and weld metals and work with valves and pressurized water, gas, steam, oil and other materials. Journeyman pipefitters have achieved a level of training that allows them to work safely on all types of piping in both residential and commercial settings.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

Lay out, assemble, install, and maintain pipe systems, pipe supports, and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment for steam, hot water, heating, cooling, lubricating, sprinkling, and industrial production and processing systems. Cut, thread, and hammer pipe to specifications, using tools such as saws, cutting torches, and pipe threaders and benders. Assemble and secure pipes, tubes, fittings, and related equipment, according to specifications, by welding, brazing, cementing, soldering, and threading joints. Attach pipes to walls, structures and fixtures, such as radiators or tanks, using brackets, clamps, tools or welding equipment. Inspect, examine, and test installed systems and pipe lines, using pressure gauge, hydrostatic testing, observation, or other methods. Measure and mark pipes for cutting and threading. Lay out full scale drawings of pipe systems, supports, and related equipment, following blueprints.

Basic Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • 4 years in Apprenticeship or UAW Journeyman Card


  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Minimum 8 years’ experience as a Plumber-Steamfitter

Additional Requirements

  • Qualified candidates, excluding current Navistar employees, must be legally authorized on an unrestricted basis (US Citizen, Legal Permanent Resident, Refugee or Asylee) to be employed in the United States. Navistar does not anticipate providing employment related work sponsorship for this position (e.g., H-1B status)

  • Ability to walk/stand up to 10 hours per day

  • Ability to lift up to 40lbs

  • Ability to work from ladders or elevated structures

Desired Skills

  • Knowledgeable and skilled in the use of all Steamfitter’s and Plumber’s tools and machines

  • Possess general knowledge of hot water and steam heating systems

  • Have a working knowledge of, and be capable of, repairing all types of air and oil operated cylinders

  • Positive Attitude, Ethics and International Values which support our company’s values, and a healthy, high performance culture

Company Overview

Navistar is a purpose-driven company, reimagining how to deliver what matters to create more cohesive relationships, build higher-performing teams and find solutions where others don't.

Navistar is the Lisle, Illinois-based parent company of International® brand commercial trucks and engines, IC Bus® brand school and commercial buses, all-makes OnCommand® Connection advanced connectivity services, aftermarket parts brands Fleetrite®, ReNEWed® and Diamond Advantage® and Brazilian manufacturer of engines and gensets MWM Motores Diesel e Geradores.

With a history of innovation dating back to 1831, Navistar has more than 12,000 employees worldwide and is part of TRATON SE, a global champion of the truck and transport services industry.

Reimagining How to Deliver What Matters

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Navistar is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.