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Pipe Layer

Company: Knife River - Southern Idaho Division Department: Construction
Location: Boise, ID Hiring Manager: Kirk H Baty
Closing Date: 05/31/2018 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Job Summary:
Knife River is looking for hard working pipelayers to perform the following duties:

• Align and position pipes to prepare them for welding or sealing.
• Check slopes for conformance to requirements, using levels or lasers.
• Connect pipe pieces and seal joints, using welding equipment, cement, or glue.
• Cover pipes with earth or other materials.
• Cut pipes to required lengths.
• Dig trenches to desired or required depths, by hand or using trenching tools.
• Grade and level trench bases, using tamping machines and hand tools
• Install and repair water, stormwater & sewer structures and pipe systems.
• Lay out pipe routes, following written instructions or blueprints, and coordinating layouts with supervisors.
• Always work safely and take action to prevent any and all unsafe actions, processes, and behaviors.
• Any other duties as assigned by Supervisor

We offer a highly competitive benefits plan after 60 days.

We are a drug free work environment requiring pre-employment and random drug testing throughout employment.

Minimum Qualifications:
Successful candidates will have a minimum of 1 year experience with underground utilities as well as experience working around construction equipment.

Must be hard working, dependable and be able to perform manual labor for approximately 80% of the work shift.
How To Apply
You may apply online at
If unable to apply online, mail completed application to:

5450 W. Gowen Road
Boise, ID 83709

Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background checks.

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.
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