Functional Summary

Reporting to the Foreman, the Pipe Layer is responsible for preparing and installing underground pipelines.

Key Responsibilities:

The responsibilities of the Pipe Layer include, but are not limited to:


  • Install sanitary and storm water sewer structures and pipe systems
  • Lay out pipe routes, following specifications or blueprints, and coordinating layouts with supervisor
  • Cut pipes to required lengths
  • Assist in aligning pipes during pipeline construction
  • Align and position pipes to prepare them for welding or sealing
  • Check slopes for conformance to requirements, using levels or lasers
  • Connect pipe pieces and seal joints, using welding equipment, cement, or glue
  • Tap and drill holes into pipes to introduce auxiliary lines or devices
  • Cover pipes with earth or other materials
  • Grade and level trench bases, using tamping machines and hand tools
  • Train others in pipe-laying techniques
  • Other General Labor and construction related duties as
  • Must ensure a solid understanding of, and comply with the principles of the company’s Employee Handbook.





  • Promote, execute and adhere to the company’s safety program, and encourage all employees, sub- contractors and consultants to adopt safety as a
  • Attend daily and weekly safety meetings and
  • Work with Safety Coordinator to investigate damage, incidents or near misses in the worksite, and ensure proper procedures are carried out according to the Company’s Safety
  • Work in a safe, responsible manner to not intentionally or unintentionally injure oneself, or endanger the wellbeing of



  • Participate as a vital team member, and contribute towards the success of the organization, which may involve the provision of other technical and administrative support, as
  • Promote a team approach and maintain dialogue with all employees to exchange information and gather
  • Collaborate with any project teams on other special initiatives
Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.