TerraBurst has built a rock solid reputation for quality workmanship, the utmost professionalism, and a no-compromises approach to underground infrastructure. We are searching for the newest member of our highly skilled team - an individual to support our Vision of "being a household name and the unquestionable 'go to team' by becoming the new industry standard in trenchless technology in Western Canada".

We are looking for a Sewer & Water Pipe Layer with a minimum of two years experience in sewer and water. We are looking for a Pipe Layer with an established track record of client satisfaction, crew safety, and teamwork. This individual has a direct impact on TerraBurst's success, safety record, reputation, and bottom line. The Pipe Layer will support the President & CEO, Foreman, as well as the crew, through coordination, execution, and planning.

Primary Assignments:

  • Lead by example in ensuring company policies, core values and culture are being consistently achieved
  • Install PVC, HDPE, ABS, PEX pipe material as well as installation of manholes, hydrants, tee's etc.
  • Ensure that pipe is on installed to City of Calgary specifications.
  • Direct operators safely around underground utilities and overhead obstructions, ensure excavations are completed to OH&S standards of sloping or shoring.
  • Assemble and install shoring and trench boxes.
  • Support and assist other labourers / pipe layers / plumbers / foreman on site
  • General job set-up, site clean up, and materials removal
  • Support on-site coordination of manpower, materials, and equipment to complete the project
  • Take direction and follow instructions
  • Maintain a safe job site and keep a vigilant eye for safety hazards
  • Support environmental stewardship, and adherence to all regulations throughout the construction process
  • Attend and occasionally lead project "Tool Box" meetings

Character Traits:

  • Unrelenting positivity. 
  • Self-disciplined and pro-active, with a willingness to take on responsibility
  • Hustle, responsiveness, and admirable work ethic
  • Respect for yourself, for your crew, for your customer, and for company equipment
  • Highly ethical with a keen eye for quality workmanship
  • Commitment to human relationships - with your crew, and your customer
  • Detail oriented while working well under pressure
  • Assertive and work well on your own, and within a team

Know-How and Industry Savvy:

  • Excellent communication, including verbal, written and hand signals
  • Understanding of, and adherence to, construction procedure and safety practices
  • Concrete (form, mixing, pouring), minor fill finishing, and basic landscaping
  • Operate hand and power tools
  • Proper lifting and transfer of heavy loads

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