UG Pipe Layer

Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd.24.10.18

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UG Pipe Layer

Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd. (a Volker Stevin Canada company) has the following full time hourly position available located in CALGARY, Alberta

UG Pipe Layer, Underground Division

(JOB ID: 6204818)


Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd. is seeking an Underground Pipelayer to work within our Calgary location. Reporting to the Foreman, the Underground Pipelayer will be responsible for preparing and installing underground pipelines in preparation for road construction.

The responsibilities of the Pipelayer entails all aspects of, but not limited to, the following:
Assists other workers with general labour activities during trenching and laying of pipe, work independently completing straight forward tasks as pertaining to the process of laying pipe on line and grade, ensure pipe is properly bedded in granular or native material before backfilling occurs, ensure all work is conducted in a safe and responsible manner, be aware of changes to materials and techniques. adapt easily to those changes, work with a variety of hand and power tools and equipment used in underground utility work, work with and around heavy construction equipment, work with a variety of new and salvage materials, work as foreman’s eyes in excavation in regard to safety of other workers, bring to foreman’s attention any irregularities in materials being used, communicate to “top” man materials needed to keep process of laying pipe moving in an efficient manner, be aware of proper slinging of pipe, manhole barrels, etc. and ensure safe work procedures are followed during lowering of materials into the excavation, act in a courteous manner in order to project a positive company image, be aware of one's own condition and relative fitness to ensure total readiness for work, be observant of the condition of equipment of tools and materials used to ensure company standards are met and promptly report any possible problems or defects and other duties as may be defined from time to time.

The Ideal Candidate for this position will possess the following:

Qualifications and Experience:
• 3-5 years’ experience in underground pipe laying
• 2-4 years’ experience in road construction preferred
• Work well independently and in a team environment
• Willing work long hours and weekends
• Knowledge of pipe laying techniques.
• Valid Class 5 driver’s license (Driver’s Abstract required)


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How to Apply:

Please submit applications/resumes to Volker Stevin Contracting, quoting Competition #6204818 - UG Pipe Layer
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While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected will be contacted for an interview.