Pipe layer(s)

Rate of Pay: $Dependent upon experience/hr.
Location: El Paso (multiple locations)
Work Schedule: 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (some Saturdays if required)

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES:
• Install or use instruments such as lasers, grade rods or transit levels
• Configure pipe routes
• Cut pipes to required lengths
• Layout pipe routes, following written or verbal instructions or blueprints and coordinating layouts with supervisors
• Dig trenches with trenching tools
• Slide pipe into trenches tools
• Lay pipe for storm or sanitation sewers, drains and water mains
• Grade trenches or culverts
• Seal joints
• Use glue or welding equipment to ensure pipes are tightly fitted
• Ensure pipes are fitted and aligned using grade rods or transit levels
• Cover pipes with dirt or other material
• Drill holes into pipes for auxiliary lines
• Perform continual maintenance on pipes and replace those needing repair
• Utilize magnetic or radio indicators
Safety
• Promote, execute and adhere to the company’s safety program
• Attend daily and weekly safety meetings
• Work with Safety Officer to investigate damage, incidents or near misses in the worksite, and ensure proper procedures are carried out according to the Company’s Safety Program.
• Work in a safe, responsible manner to not intentionally or unintentionally injure oneself, or endanger the wellbeing of others.

Job Qualifications/Skills/Requirements:
• Minimum 2 to 4 years’ experience within the road construction industry
• 2 to 3 years’ experience as a pipelayer is required.