Pipelayer - Slayden
Vancouver, WA 
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Posted 16 days ago
Job Description


Slayden Constructors Inc. (SCI), a wholly owned subsidiary of MWH Constructors, Inc. Slayden, is currently seeking experienced Pipelayers to support a critical wastewater treatment plant construction project in Vancouver, Washington.

Slayden is a leader in the construction industry, with a primary focus on water and wastewater infrastructure. Slayden is built on strong values, hard work and a commitment to getting the job done right. The success of our company is best expressed through our efforts to provide a safe workplace with respected employees and a committed management team. Our approach has provided steady growth in work volume, successful career development for personnel, and an extensive list of satisfied clients for more than 30 years.

Essential Functions

  • 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 with earth or other materials.
  • Cut pipes to required lengths.
  • Dig trenches to desired or required depths, by hand or using trenching tools.
  • Processing systems include both high-pressure and low-pressure pipe systems moving liquids or gases utilizing automatic controls in the treatment of wastewater.
  • Work with backhoe operator to supervise the correct depth and grade to lay pipe.
  • Work with pipe craft and civil crews to place pipe in ditches.
  • 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, follow written instructions or blueprints, and coordinate layouts with supervisors.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent. Documentation must be provided at the time of application.
  • Much be able to follow building plans and blueprints to perform pipe laying.
  • Trained in Trenching and Excavation safety.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must have a valid driver's license.
  • If requested, the applicant shall furnish a written statement from a medical doctor that he/she has had a physical examination in connection with the application, and is physically fit to perform the work.
  • Required to communicate information, ideas, and directions with the capability to perform the task or project discussed.
  • Must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily and with the utmost regard for safety.
  • Pre-employment drug screening and background checks are required.

Benefits

  • Health Insurance (medical, dental, and vision)
  • Paid Time Off (sick time)
  • 401(k) Plan (company matching contributions up to 4%)
  • Employee Referral Program

MWH Constructors is an EEO employer – MWH Constructors considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, creed, color, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, medical condition, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship or other basis in accordance with federal, state or local laws or regulations.

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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