Phoenix, AZ 
Posted 1 day ago
Job Description
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  • Description

    The Pipelayer will work in a high production civil infrastructure trenching operations at all depths for sewer, water, and storm drain.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Coordinate pipe run layout with supervisors.
    • Read plans, survey stakes, municipal details, and specifications and set up grade or pipe lasers to the desired grade per plan.
    • Maintains safety standards and performs quality work the first time without bellies, air, or water leaks in the pipeline.
    • Efficiently utilize shovels and other hand tools to dig, level and compact trench bases; and use gas powered compaction equipment to meet municipal compaction requirements for pipe trench base and bedding materials.
    • Other duties as assigned.
  • Requirements

    Education and Experience


    • High School Diploma; AND
    • 2 years of experience installing sewer, water and storm drain pipe of all types (PVC, ductile iron, brass, copper, HDPE and concrete).


    • GED; AND
    • 2 years of experience installing sewer, water and storm drain pipe of all types (PVC, ductile iron, brass, copper, HDPE and concrete).


    • English and Spanish bilingual.
    • Trench Safety, Competent Person or MSHA & OSHA training.

    Knowledge and Skills


    • Knowledgeable and experienced using all types of trench shoring.
    • Able to operate efficiently and safely power cut-off saws, grade and pipe lasers, builder/construction levels.
    • Possess strong organizational, follow through and communication skills.
    • Ability to maintain a high degree of professionalism, strong work ethic, and superior attention to detail.
    • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment with changing conditions and priorities.

    Work Environment

    • While performing the duties of this job, the employee frequently inspects the project and may be exposed to ongoing construction and various weather conditions, while wearing personal protective equipment.
    • The noise level in the work environment may range from moderate to loud.
    • This position is performed in outside weather conditions.
    • This is a safety sensitive position.

    Physical Requirements

    • While performing the duties of this job, the position is very active and the employee is frequently standing, walking, reaching, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, digging, trenching and climbing throughout day.
    • Operating heavy equipment and hand tools.
    • The employee must frequently lift and/or move items up to 75 pounds safely.

    Travel Requirements

    • Travel may be required up to 25% of the time.
    • Valid Motor Vehicle Record with no restrictions or suspensions.
    • Ability to drive a motorized vehicle

    About Our Company

    hardison/downey inc. is a commercial contractor focusing on multifamily, senior housing, hospitality, Class A office and retail markets. As an operating company of Kitchell, we benefit from Kitchell's culture of employee ownership, as well as the expertise and financial stability of a large contractor. We offer an entrepreneurial environment that fosters personal and professional growth with in-house education programs, formal and informal mentoring and cross-training opportunities. We prefer to grow from within, building careers and financial stability through long-term ownership. We are consistently ranked among the top places to work, attributable to our tenured staff and outstanding benefits including profit-sharing, discretionary stock options, incentive bonuses, health and life insurance, health savings accounts (HSA) with wellness incentives, 401(k), college savings plans, business travel assistance and insurance, discounted auto and homeowners insurance, identity theft protection, rewards programs and much more.

    Kitchell is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

  • Summary

    hardison/downey inc., a Kitchell operating company, seeks a Pipelayer to join our close-knit team of employee-owners. This is an opportunity for the right candidate to build a long-term career at one of the most innovative and growth-oriented building companies in the United States.


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