United Association Pipe Trade Careers

If you're an aspiring plumber, pipefitter/steamfitter, sprinklerfitter, welder, heating and air conditioning (HVAC-R) technician or if you have experience already this section can help you find valuable descriptions of occupations in the UA, plus tips on becoming an apprentice. The more you know about yourself the better!

Explore your interests, talents and abilities and choose the trade that is right for you. Select a Trade from the quick links below which will allow you to explore many exciting trades. Each trade includes in-depth explanations of job roles and training expectations. When you find something that interests you contact your local JATC Training Centre.

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Join Our Team

  • Journeyperson Certificate in Sprinkler System Installer
  • Minimum of 6 years’ combined experience and training
  • Experience in supervision, teaching or other leadership roles is desirable
  • Completion or willingness to complete Teaching courses as prescribed by AES.

Skilled apprentices are our future, if you would like to become involved in training individuals and making a change, apply in confidence to: or call Bruce Gillingham @ 709 747 5947. Or mail qualifications or intent to the below address:

UA Training Center
48 Sagona Avenue
PO BOX 216 Mount Pearl, NL A1N 2C2
To view as a PDF, Click here: Sprinkler System Installer Ad