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
Basic mathematical skills Abilities
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
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.