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Pipe Layer


Company: Knife River - Texas Division Department: Construction
Location: Bryan, TX Hiring Manager: Charles A Botkin
Closing Date: 10/31/2017 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Job Summary:
Experienced Pipe Layer needed. Responsible for assembling, connecting, and constructing pipe systems on construction jobs.
Minimum Qualifications:
-This position requires a valid Driver’s License.
-A successful candidate will have experience constructing pipe systems for storm or sanitary sewer, as well as water mains, at highway/heavy construction projects; as well as working with other construction equipment.
Duties and/or Responsibilities:
Check slopes for conformance to requirements, using levels or lasers.

Cover pipes with earth or other materials.

Connect pipe pieces and seal joints, using welding equipment, cement, or glue.

Cut pipes to required lengths.

Install or repair sanitary or stormwater sewer structures or pipe systems.

Install or use instruments such as lasers, grade rods, or transit levels.

Grade or level trench bases, using tamping machines or hand tools.

Lay out pipe routes, following written instructions or blueprints and coordinating layouts with supervisors.

Align and position pipes to prepare them for welding or sealing.

Dig trenches to desired or required depths, by hand or using trenching tools.

Tap and drill holes into pipes to introduce auxiliary lines or devices.

Perform other duties as instructed by supervisor.
Benefits:
* Paid Holidays * Paid Time Off * Three Medical Plans with GENEROUS Employer contributions and funding * Health Savings Account* Prescription Card * Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical and Dependent Care * Dental * Vision * Company Paid Life and AD&D Insurance * Company Paid Short Term Disability Income Replacement * Company Paid Long Term Disability Income Replacement * Profit Sharing * 401(k) with Company Match * Voluntary Life Insurance for Employees, Spouses, and Dependents * Critical Illness Plan * Accident Coverage Plan* Company Paid Employee Assistance Plan, Travel Insurance, Access to Legal Advice * Employee Discount Plan for National Vendors * College Scholarship Program for Dependents * Gift Matching Program
How To Apply:
Knife River is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status or any other protected category under applicable state/federal law. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.

If unable to apply online, mail completed application to Knife River Corporation South, PO Box 674, Bryan, TX 77806.
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