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Job Title:  Pipelayer

Site/Location:  Zachry Construction Corp

Durham, NC, US

Date:  Sep 22, 2022
Job Description: 

About the Company

Extraordinary commitment runs deep at Zachry. Here, dedicated men and women have the opportunity to work on challenging projects alongside those who value innovation and support team efforts in all our endeavors. We take care of our team members as family, within a culture of service where we do the right thing because it is the right thing to do. Our core values are at the center of every decision we make:


Every Person Matters


Together We Can Do Great Things


This Is More Than a Job

Job Summary

Pipe Layers are responsible for assembling, connecting, and constructing pipe systems for storm or sanitation sewers, drains, and water mains. Ensures ground is prepped and trenches are dug out for pipes. Also aligns pipes and seals joints together with cement or glue. Pipe Layers will work with pipe crew setting RCP and RCB pipe for pipe extensions and full pipe crossings. Project location: Durham, NC.

Essential Functions

  • Responsible for all drainage operations
  • Installation of RCP/RCB
  • Set up laser with grades and verify all percentage slopes on drawings with supervisor, (Foreman) versus cut stakes grade lay out
  • Make corrections with field supervision.
  • May operate hand and or power tools
  • Follow all required safety rules, policies, and guidelines
  • Set up laser with grades and verify all percentage slopes on drawings
  • Make necessary corrections with field supervision
  • Configure pipe routes
  • Align pipes in pipeline sections

Required Skills and Experience

  • Physical ability to perform assigned tasks
  • Flexible with project schedule during operations, day/night shifts.
  • Basic knowledge of operating hand and power tools of various types
  • Knowledge of working with concrete pipes
  • Previous experience setting up to 42" RCP
  • Previous experience with safety end treatments
  • At least 1-2 years in utility roadway construction
  • Flexibility to workdays & nights as needed
  • Ability to set up laser and read grade preferred

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or another legally protected status.