Pipe Layer/ Skilled Laborer (Excavation and Utilities) (125 views)

  • Pipe-layers check slopes for conformation to requirements, using levels or lasers.
  • Pipe-layers cover pipes with earth or other materials.
  • Pipe-layers signal equipment operators to facilitate alignment, movement, and adjustment of machinery, equipment, and materials.
  • Pipe-layers align and position pipes to prepare them for welding or sealing.
  • Pipe-layers connect pipe pieces and seal joints, using welding equipment, cement or glue.
  • Pipe-layers cut pipes to required lengths.
  • Pipe-layers install and repair sanitary and storm water sewer structures and pipe systems.
  • Pipe-layers install and use instruments such as lasers, grade rods, and transit levels.
  • Pipe-layers grand and level trench bases, using tamping machines and hand tools.
  • Pipe-layers lay out pipe routes, following written instructions or blueprints, and coordinating layouts with supervisors.
  • Pipe-layers dig trenches to desired or required depth, by hand or using trenching tools.
  • Pipe-layers locate existing pipes needing repair or replacement, using magnetic or radio indicators.
  • Tap and drill holes into pipes to introduce auxiliary lines or devices.
  • Pipe-layers measure, mark, and record openings and distances to lay out areas where work will be performed.
  • Pipe-layers work in wet and dry conditions as well as dusty and dirty conditions.
  • Pipe-layers use hands while working with tools such as levels, lasers, grade rods, tamping machines, etc.
  • Pipe-layers operate pneumatic and electric tools, chain saws, tamping machines, etc.
  • Pipe-layers perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • Pipe-layers need knowledge of:
  • Materials, methods, and tools involved in construction
  • Design techniques, tools, and principles involved in technical plans, blueprints, drawings and models
  • Basic math skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division) & basic principles of Geometry.
  • Machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair and maintenance
  • Relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote the safety of operations, people, data and property
  • Practical applications of engineering science and technology.
  • The structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.
  • Pipe-layers need the ability to
  • Quickly move their hand, their hand together with arm, or two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects
  • Keep hand and arm steady while moving their arm or while holding the arm and hand in one position
  • Coordinate two or more limbs while sitting, standing, or lying down.
  • Quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine or a vehicle to exact positions
  • Exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, or carry objects
  • Listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences
  • Communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.
  • Quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine or a vehicle to exact positions
  • Use their abdominal and lower back muscles to support part of the body repeatedly or continuously over time without giving out or fatiguing
  • See details at close range within a few feet away from where they are working on a job function
  • To judge which of several objects is closer or farther away or to judge the distance between an employee and an object.
  • Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  • Apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense.
  • To combine pieces of information to form general rules or conclusions including finding a relationship among seemingly unrelated events.
  • Perform physical activities that require considerable use of the arms and legs and moving the whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling and handling of materials
  • Wear PPE, such as respirators, hard hats, goggles, safety vests, etc.

Contact Number: 7179381468

Salary Type: Per Hour

Salary Range: Negotiable

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