Job Summary:

As a Pipelayer on our team, you will lay pipe for storm or sanitation sewers, drains, and water mains.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Align and position pipes to prepare them for installation.
  • Check slopes for conformance to requirements using levels or lasers.
  • Connect pipe pieces and seal joints, using lubricants, cement, or glue.
  • Cover pipe with dirt, gravel, or other materials.
  • Cut pipes to required lengths.
  • Grade and level trench bases using tamping machines and hand tools.
  • Install and repair sanitary and storm water sewer structures and pipe systems.
  • Hand-locate existing pipes and utilities to avoid damage or safety issues.
  • Accurately complete time cards.
  • Operate a variety of hand and power tools and equipment, motor vehicles and heavy equipment and perform related duties as assigned by Foreman.
  • Maintain orderliness, cleanliness and safety at jobsite.
  • Work closely with Hoe Operator using hand signals, making sure Operator knows your location.
  • Follow Supervisor’s instructions closely.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Use a wide variety of hand and power tools.
  • Understand and adhere to trench safety regulations.
  • Understand and adhere to the Personal Protection Equipment requirements.

Qualifications

  • Pipe Layer Certification a plus.
  • Confined Space Certification a plus.
  • Competent Person Certification a plus. 

Work Environment/Physical Demands:

  • Effectively handle lifting of various objects weighing up to 100 pounds.
  • Walk, bend, kneel, lift, stretch and sit.
  • Work extended hours out of doors in a variety of weather conditions.
  • Travel and some Saturday work is required.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.