Pipelayer # 1

Closing July 11, 2021 Start Date: A.S.A.P.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Primary Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Determine grade of trenching using tools including lasers, grade rods and transit
  • Hand-digging and grading trenches to place pipe in.
  • Prepare pipe bedding surface using tamping machines and hand
  • Laying sections of pipe and completing connections between pipe
  • Connect pipe pieces and seal joints, using welding equipment, cement, or
  • Operate cutting equipment to cut various types of piping
  • Completing welds on sections of HDPE pipe with fusing
  • Making connections to existing infrastructure including sewer lines, water lines and land drainage
  • Operate small powered equipment and hand tools
  • Install and repair sanitary and stormwater sewer structures and pipe systems


  • Minimum one (1) years of pipelaying experience
  • Strong work ethic and be consistently punctual
  • Ability to travel where projects dictate
  • Ability to work outdoors in all types of weather
  • Ability to work long and unpredictable hours
  • Possess a positive attitude, be a team player and work well in a work group
  • Ability to communicate effectively with crew members including the written and spoken
  • Ability to think logically about work at hand and compare site conditions with project
  • Must be in good physical condition with the ability to stoop, crawl, bend at the knees and waist, squat and lift 50 lbs; includes body weight, equipment, tools and boxes
  • Criminal Background Check as required for secure sites
  • Valid Class 5 Drivers License

Preferred Qualifications/Assets:

  • Five (5) years of heavy construction field experience; preferably underground

Knowledge or experience in:

  • Tunnel boring equipment operations experience
  • Watermain, gravity sewers, manhole installation
  • HDPE pipe fusing (electro-fusion coupler or fusing machine)
  • Understanding of basic mechanical repairs
  • Ability to read drawings and other project related documents

Hours of Work: 7:00 am – 5:00 pm

Hour Wage Range: $24.42 – $33.30 (depending upon experience, qualifications)


Send your resume to: Tamara Cardinal,
Manager, Human Resources

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