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Construction Laborer

  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: : BBBH109983
  • Location: USA, California, Signal Hill
  • Sector: Build, Trades and Labour, Built Environment
  • Salary: US$14 - US$16 per annum + Overtime, 401k, Full Insurance
  • Date posted: 19/09/2017
Organizational Relationships
 Reports to the Project Manager, Project Superintendent, Senior Field Technician, or Project Foreman.
 May assist other Laborers, Equipment Operators, Foreman, or Superintendents.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
 Follows Codes of Safe Work Practices as outlined in the Injury and Illness Prevention Program.
 Interacts with other SCS-FS personnel and/or subcontractors in a professional manner.
 Assists project personnel with hand excavation/digging (using shovels or picks).
 Follows equipment operator during excavations and pipe installations to clear earth, plants, and debris that
heavy equipment cannot clear or remove
 Assists in the fusion of pipe by operating fusion equipment under the supervision of a fusion
technician. Clears area of debris and earth to settle equipment in preparation for fusing procedure.
 Takes depth measurements in excavations and also assists in surveying excavations for installation of
lateral and horizontal piping
 Operates dump trucks used to haul off waste from excavations and drilling of gas wells.
 Helps with the setup of drilling equipment, clearing area of debris and earth to settle equipment in
preparation for drilling procedure. Carries and pours sacks of sand or other materials to settle installation of
piping in drilled gas well hole.
 Installs metal stakes and other retaining materials to hold piping on hillsides/slopes
 Enters excavations to fuse pipe, install gas system piping, and install leachate or condensate piping.
 Enters manholes, sumps, or other confined spaces to install new gas system or leachate/condensate
system piping.
 Repairs leachate and condensate lines by cutting piping and/or removing or draining leachate or condensate
liquids.
 Operates power saws and drills to connect and cut piping and wellheads, and to cut slots into new or
existing gas system piping.
 Applies glues and primer to gas and leachate system piping to repair or connect piping.
 Carrying of or the use of ladders.
 Operates pneumatic tools such as jack hammers and soil compactors to drive piping posts and compact soil
cover material.
 Remove, clean and install LFG gas system liquid pumps.
 Replace or install sumps for gas system wellheads or leachate systems.
 Operate vehicles to pick up parts and equipment.
 Operates backhoe to remove soil or waste material and transfer to dump trucks.
 Mows or cuts vegetation and grass around landfill wells and piping with mowing machine or weed eater.
Qualifications

 6 months to 3 years' experience on the operation and maintenance of mechanical systems or pipeline
construction required.
 Ability to travel 100% nationwide.
 Experience working outside and experience traveling for a job preferred.
 Valid driver's license with a driving record in good standing.
 Must meet physical requirements for driving (pick-up truck), lifting and carrying equipment/mechanical
components (up to 50 lbs. Unassisted), hand excavation/digging (using shovels/picks), carrying and climbing
ladders, operating and working from man lifts, operating electronic tools (drills, saws, etc.), using hand tools
(screwdrivers, wrenches, hammers, etc.), and providing services under varying weather conditions.

For more information about this role please contact our Houston office