Pipelayer

Location: Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada
Date Posted: 04-05-2017
E Construction Ltd. is one of Western Canada’s largest paving contractors, with over 500 employees helping us provide our products and services throughout Alberta and the Northwest Territories. Our equipment fleet and shops are among the most modern in our business. We take pride in our employees and place a high-value on establishing a workplace where people are challenged and respected every day.
 
We are looking for a professional and enthusiastic, seasonal PIPELAYER , to work full-time for our North Division. Reporting to the Foreman, the Pipelayer is responsible for preparing and installing underground pipelines in preparation for road construction.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • 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 connection.
  • Check slopes for conformance to requirements, using levels or lasers.
  • Connect pipe pieces and seal joints, using gaskets and pipe restraints.
  • 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.
  • Other general labour and construction related duties as required.
REQUIREMENTS/EXPERIENCE
  • Class 5 Drivers License or equivalent.
  • 1 to 2 years’ experience as a Pipelayer required.
  • Minimum 1 – 2 years of experience within the road construction industry.
  • Must comply with the company’s drug and alcohol policy, including testing requirements.
  • Must be physically able to repetitively lift and carry at least 50 lbs. on a regular basis.
  • Willing to work out of town and in remote locations, as required.
  • Willing to work overtime, as required.
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
We are pleased to offer the successful candidate an attractive wage, comprehensive benefits, including a pension plan, educational assistance, excellent opportunities for professional growth, and more.

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please upload your resume by clicking the "Apply Now" button below. 
 
We thank all candidates for their interest in a position with E Construction Ltd. however will only be in contact with those who we would like to move forward with in the selection process.
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