Heavy Construction Pipelayer

FAM Construction, LLC
Fairfax, VA
Sep 11, 2020
Sep 17, 2020
Specialty Trades
Full Time
FAM Construction, LLC is a joint venture between Ferrovial Agroman and Allan Myers. Ferrovial has been active in the North American transportation industry since 1999. Ferrovial's experience includes some of the largest, most complex transportation projects in the United States. Allan Myers is the largest heavy civil construction company and materials provider in the Mid-Atlantic.Together they have been awarded the Transform I-66 Outside the Beltway project, this project involves multi-modal improvements to 22.5 miles of I-66 corridor from I-495 in Fairfax County to University Boulevard in Prince William County. The project features two express lanes alongside three regular lanes in each direction, with space in the median for future transit; corridor-wide bike and pedestrian improvements; and safety and operational improvements at key interchanges throughout the corridor.Role SummaryThe position of Heavy Equipment Pipelayer will perform the initial groundwork of laying sewage, drainage and water piping.FAM Construction LLC is committed to the safety of all employees and applicants; all measures, including telephone/video interviewing and social distancing are in practice during the interview and onboarding processAlign and position pipes to prepare them for sealing.Check slopes for conformance to requirements, using levels or lasers.Connect pipe pieces and seal joints, using 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 sanitary and stormwater sewer structures and pipe systems.Lay out pipe routes, following written instructions or blueprints, and coordinating layouts with supervisors.Locate existing pipes needing repair or replacement, using magnetic or radio indicators.Tap and drill holes into pipes to introduce auxiliary lines or devices.Install and use instruments such as lasers, grade rods, and transit levels.Operate mechanized equipment such as pickup trucks, rollers, tandem dump trucks, front-end loaders, and backhoes.Train others in pipe-laying and provide supervision.FAM Construction LLC is an Equal Opportunity EmployerNote: The Statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and levels of work performed by employees, but are not a complete list of responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer.

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