BF Joy, LLC Pipe Layer Site Utility in Hyattsville, Maryland

Title: Pipe Layer

Reports to: Foreman

Status: Regular, Full Time, Non-exempt

Primary Function: The Pipe Layer is responsible for preparing and installing underground pipelines in preparation for construction.

Duties and Key Responsibilities: The responsibilities of the Pipe Layer include, but are not limited to:

  • General Install conduit and manhole structure 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 grades for conformance to requirements, using levels or lasers.

  • Connect pipe pieces and seal joints or glue.

  • 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 required.

  • Must ensure a solid understanding of and comply with the principles of the company’s Code of Ethics.

  • Must examine situations considering the principles of the Code of Ethics.

  • Promote, safety execute and adhere to the company’s safety program, and encourage all employees, subcontractors and consultants to adopt safety as a culture.

  • Attend daily and weekly safety meetings and inspections.

  • Work with Safety Department 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

Qualifications Education, Training and Certifications:

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. preferred

  • Valid Driver License

  • 3-5 years’ experience in underground pipe laying

  • 2-4 years’ experience in road construction preferred Technical Knowledge

  • Knowledge of pipe laying techniques. Transferable Skills

  • Interpersonal skills

  • Time Management

  • Communication skills

  • Basic mathematical skills Abilities

  • Demonstrate professionalism

  • Have a sense of urgency to meet deadlines

  • Accountability and dependability

  • Excellent hand, eye and for coordination

  • Accomplish goals in a team environment

  • Attention to detail

  • Excellent sense of balance.

  • High energy, and ability to manage stress Working Conditions

Special Requirements:

  • Work is performed in an outdoor setting, which could include inclement weather, heat and humidity, and exposure to dust and asphalt.

  • Must be able to perform physical activities such as, but to limited, lifting materials and equipment (up to 70 pounds unassisted), standing, climbing, walking, or using hands to operate/handle tools.

We offer you:

  • A competitive base salary to commensurate with experience.

  • Excellent comprehensive employee benefits – to include attractive coverage options in medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance.

  • We also offer the following options to our employees: Supplemental insurance.

  • PTO

  • Paid holidays

  • 401(k).