Refrigerated Piping Insulator



$18+ per hour


2+ Years

High School or GED



Nationwide Industrial Refrigeration Company is looking for an experienced Refrigerated Piping Insulator. This position offers a yearly income of $60,000-$73,000 + per diem! This person will be responsible for cutting, fitting, and installing insulation and the components of insulation systems. Lots of opportunities for advancement!

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Fabricates, installs, and maintains various insulation systems on heavy industrial refrigeration equipment
  • Install polystyrene/polyisocyanurate insulation and PVC/aluminum jacketing on pipes and valves
  • Properly use and care for the tools and equipment commonly employed on an industrial job such as bending brakes, band saws, or banding tools
  • Performs fabrication or modification of prefabricated insulation kits for special purposes such as valves, pipe fittings, and rotating equipment
  • Fabricate or altering blankets, shaping or forming foam, or cutting and forming sheet metal jackets to conform with drawings and specifications
  • Cut, fit, and install insulation and the components of an insulation system such as lagging and banding


  • Requires a minimum of three years’ experience in an industrial setting
  • Minimum of Two (2) years insulator experience
  • Proficiency in the basic skills of cutting, fitting and installing heavy industrial pipe insulation
  • Possesses a basic knowledge and understanding of insulation materials, supports, moisture barriers and jackets commonly used to insulate pipe and equipment
  • Knowledge of the various methods used to install and repair insulation and the components of insulation systems
  • Ability to reads and interpret the drawings and specifications as they pertain to insulation
  • Possesses current knowledge of insulation and craftsman practices
  • Companies are a tobacco-free workplace and, as such, no tobacco products are allowed during the workday on the jobsite(s).
  • Position requires pre-employment drug screening, felony screening, and DUI screening
  • Position requires overtime, heavy traveling, and occasional heavy lifting
  • As a representative of the company, individuals should be well groomed
  • Capable of working alone up to 12 hours carrying out assigned tasks
  • Must have valid driver’s license and be capable of driving up to 10 hours
  • Extensive travel required (typical tour is from the Tuesday of the 1st week to the Thursday of the 2nd week, with 12 hour days)
  • Ability to climb 40 foot extension ladders and work on all types of ladders
  • Ability to operate scissor lifts, fork trucks, boom lifts, lulls, and other industrial equipment safely
  • Must be able to work at heights in a safety harness
  • Ability to see and hear industrial equipment as it moves around the jobsite
  • Requires face-to-face communication and contact with others (face-to-face, telephone, email, or otherwise)
  • Capable of lifting 75lbs frequently during the day
  • Must be able to stand, stoop, bend, kneel, and squat for extended periods of time
  • Requires working in very hot (above 100F) or very cold (below 10F) temperatures and the ability to wear all required safety PPE in these conditions


  • Health insurance; company pays 75% of the premiums for employee/family
  • Dental Insurance
  • Competitive vacation & holiday pay
  • Supplemental insurance available (Aflac)
  • Retirement plan, company matches dollar-for-dollar up to 15%
  • Short-term & long-term disability coverage after one year of employment
  • Accidental death/dismemberment coverage after one year of employment
  • Life insurance coverage after one year of employment
  • Travel, travel time, lodging, and per diem company paid


Rev. 12/21/16